LiquidSecurity and NITROX HSM Adapters

FIPS 140-2 level 2 and 3 certified hardware security module (HSM) adapter for network appliance OEMs and data centers

LiquidSecurity and NITROX Hardware Security Module Adapters

Hardware Security Module Adapters

Marvell® LiquidSecurity® and NITROX® III HSM Adapters are the industry’s first FIPS 140-2 level 3 certified solution that offers isolated partitions and enable virtual machines to have dedicated resources in FIPS certified boundary. These adapters provide dynamic partition creation and offer highest performance and key storage capacity thereby providing the most flexible solution for multi-tenant/ multi-domain cloud infrastructure. These adapters provide several functions such as key management, crypto offload, and digital signing thus enabling cryptographic support for various cloud and OEM applications.

NITROX® III HSM Adapter Key Features

  • Up to 35K 2048-bit RSA ops/sec
  • Up to 10G/sec symmetric / bulk crypto
  • 100K (any key size) storage in FIPS boundary
  • Support for multiple ECC curves
  • 32 run time isolated partitions
  • Division of roles and policies
  • Source code and unlimited usage client license
  • KVM, XEN hypervisor support
  • Linux, FreeBSD support
  • C APIs, PKCS11, JCE, OpenSSL support
  • Half height / half-length Gen 2.0 x8 PCIe adapter

LiquidSecurity® HSM Adapter Key Features

  • All NITROX® III HSM Adapter features
  • Audit Logs
  • Multiple backup/restore options
  • Enhanced key mgmt. functions
  • Temp Monitoring and Bootlogs over SMBus

NITROX III HSM Adapter Product Comparison Table

Device System Interface Isolated Partitions Performance Dimensions
Max RSA Ops / sec (2048b) SSL Record Throughput
CNN3560-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 32 35K 10 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"
CNN3530-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 32 18K 7 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"
CNN3510-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 24 13K 4 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"
CNN3510LP-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 24 10K 3 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"
CNN3505LP-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 8 5K (2048b) 1 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"

LiquidSecurity® HSM Adapter Product Comparison Table

Device System Interface Isolated Partitions Performance Dimensions
Max RSA Ops / sec (2048b) SSL Record Throughput
CNL3560-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 32 35K 10 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"
CNL3530-NFBE-2.0-G PCIe Gen2.0 x8 32 18K 7 Gb/s 2.1" x 6.6"