The Intel® code-named “Crystal Forest” platform will handle data processing across the network more efficiently and securely, especially for handling cloud computing and content delivering. Intel® built-in DPDK can improve five times network performance over previous generation of Intel® platforms. Intel®Cave Creek chipset comes with QuickAssist™ technology, it processes and accelerates packet workloads in cryptography, compression and deep packet inspection.
Expansion and bandwidth Capabilities
In addition to the CompactFlash slot, FW-8893 is equipped with a 2.5” HDD bay for storage expansion. Bandwidth growth is possible with the presence of 14 GbE copper RJ45 ports (including 2 management ports) and six 10Gbps SFP+.
Uninterrupted Network Traffic
FW-8893 has 2 pairs of bypass, ensuring an uninterrupted network traffic even if a single in-line appliance hangs or is shut down.
Swappable System Fans
Over prolonged periods of time, fans are the first thing to fail. Hotswappable fans allow for users to replace system fans with out shutting down the appliance.
The graphic LCM display can be programmed to show custom graphics, providing a more intuitive interface. It allows the use of non-Latin characters such as Japanese, Chinese and Arabic and can be localized for worldwide.
IPMI Remote Management
With the optional IPMI add-on card, network appliances can be managed at a central location. Remotely configure, install, reboot and shut down through firewalls and NATs. The card features SSL encryption, and comes with a SDK so you can create a custom management console for your appliance.