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BCC-VE Network Board

Intel® Xeon-D x86 Network Board

  • Next-Generation NFV, SDN Appliance based on Intel Xeon-D SoC
  • 6x 10Gb Ethernet + 16x 1Gb RJ45
  • Dual On-board Marvell AlleyCat switches
  • Co-Planar PCIe slot for Optional Intel 8955 accelerator, HBA, or Bypass NIC
  • Optional – new Open-Source MicroBMC (based on pfSense)
  • In limited beta sampling now, Production Q4 2016
bcc ve network board

BCC-VE Network Board

Intel® Xeon-D x86 Network Board

General Technical Specifications

Form Factor 215 x 167.65mm, 1U
CPU Intel® Xeon-D™ (Codename Broadwell-DE) Up to 65W TDP
DDR4 DRAM Dual channel DDR4 2400 MT/s DIMM, 1 DIMM per channel
Support for unbuffered and registered DIMMs, ECC or non-ECC
Up 64GB total DDR4 size
Ethernet Up to 6x SFP+ 10Gb
Up to 16x RJ45 1Gb via dual Marvell AlleyCat switches on-board
Up to 2x SFP 1Gb Ethernet via Intel i210
1x RJ45 1Gb via Intel i210 for management. Two operating modes: (1) Dedicated management port, or (2) Shared extra payload port + in-band management, via dedicated 3-port switch
Storage eMMC on-board: 16, 32, or 64GB
1x M.2 Key-M SATA3 slot (2242 or 2280 modules supported)
1x M.2 Key-B SATA3 slot (2230, 2242, and 3042 modules supported)
Both M.2 slots also support PCIe Gen2, USB2, and USB3
SATA3 host (x4)
I/O Connectors USB 3.0 host Type A connector (1x)
PCIe Gen3 x16 co-planar slot for optional accelerator, HBA, bypass NIC, or other expansion
MiniPCI Express 1x (with micro-SIM slot), also supports USB 2.0
Trusted Platform Module (TPM) TPM v2.0 on board, Infineon SLB9665
Console Serial over Mini-USB
Management Slot for new ADI open-source MicroBMC module
Two initial MicroBMC modules, one based on TI Sitara, one based on Intel Quark X1000
New open-source BMC firmware based on pfSense security gateway software
1x RJ45 1Gb via Intel i210 for management. Two operating modes: (1) Dedicated management port, or (2) Shared extra payload port + in-band management, via dedicated 3-port switch
Boot Loader CoreBoot / SeaBIOS
Boot Flash Dual redundant 16MB SPI boot flash
Known good boot image support with failover
Power ATX 8-pin 12V power input connector
Optional power-OR’ing board for dual redundant power inputs
Fan Control On-board temperature controlled fan controller
Supports up to two independent fans
Temperature Operating: 0-55C
Storage: -20-85C