XLP700 Series

XLP II® Processor Family: XLP700 Multi-Core, Multi-Threaded, Third-Generation Processor

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Multicore processors incorporate breakthrough XLP II® processor technology that integrates up to 80 NXCPUs and up to 160 Gb/s of application performance on a single device.
The XLP II® 700 series of processors are highly optimized and ideally suited for the stringent performance, security, efficiency and scalability requirements of service provider, data center and enterprise networks. With quad-issue, quad-threading and advanced out-of-order execution CPU architecture, the XLP II 700 series offers unparalleled processing performance for both control plane and data plane applications. The flagship processor features end-to-end virtualization, advanced security capabilities such as deep-packet inspection (DPI), and innovative network and application intelligence technology with wire-speed networking and multilayer QoS capabilities.


  • 160 Gb/s application performance on a single device
  • Superscalar, quad-issue, CPU pipeline with out-of-order execution, high single-thread performance
  • Tri-level cache subsystem
  • Full end-to-end hardware virtualization support for the CPU cores, I/Os, hardware accelerators and on-chip interconnects
  • Supports hundreds of virtual machines (VMs), with protected memory, resources and I/Os, supports KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) and QEMU (open-sourced Quick EMUlater)
  • Four DDR3 controllers with 68.25 GB/s total bandwidth
  • High-performance 100 Gb/s encryption and authentication 
  • RSA1K, RSA2K, RSA4K, RSA8K and ECC support


  • Carrier and Service Provider Servers (Processors)
  • Data Center Servers (Processors)

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