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Caviumat Supercomputing 2014

Cavium to demonstrate flagship 48 core ARMv8 based ThunderX family of Workload Optimized Processors for Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure

SAN JOSE, Calif., November 17, 2014 – Cavium, Inc., (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, service provider wired and wireless networking, will be showcasing a comprehensive silicon demo of their 48 core ARM-based ThunderX family of workload optimized processors at this year's SC14 conference taking place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, from November 16–21.

The demonstrations at Cavium Booth #1153 will include ThunderX running:

  • Operating Systems including Red Hat Linux, Canonical Ubuntu Server Distribution

  • Applications including Java 8 and Apache Web Server

In addition, Cavium's industry standard 1U and 2U customer reference platforms will be on display.

The ThunderX product family provides the best in class 64-bit ARMv8 Data Center and Cloud processors with an unprecedented level of integration and performance. With high performance custom cores, single and dual socket configurations, very high memory bandwidth, large memory capacity, integrated hardware accelerators, fully virtualized core and I/O, scalable Ethernet fabric and feature rich I/O's that enable best in class performance per dollar and performance per watt. The ThunderX family includes multiple workload-optimized SKUs that enable servers and appliances that are optimized for compute, storage, network and secure compute workloads in the cloud. The ThunderX processor family is fully compliant with ARMv8 architecture specifications as well as ARM's SBSA.

To schedule a meeting during SC14 expo dates, contact your local Cavium account manager or Marisol Escobedo ( Please enter SC14 Conference 2014 Meeting Request in the subject line of the email.

About Cavium
Cavium is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in enterprise, data center, cloud and wired and wireless service provider applications. Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 100 Mbps to 100 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access & service provider equipment. Cavium's processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium's principal offices are in San Jose, California with design team locations in California, Massachusetts, India, and China. For more information, please visit:

Cavium Contact
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Sr. Marketing Communications Manager
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