Cisco Silicon One

PacketFabric Deploys 400G on Cisco Silicon One

I recently had a virtual chat with PacketFabric CEO, Dave Ward. If you’re not familiar with PacketFabric, you will be soon. They are quickly becoming an industry mover and shaker in the Network-as-a-Service and next-gen Service Provider (ngSP) space. They’re also a customer of ours, having recently deployed the Cisco 8000 with our new 400G solutions.

March 30, 2021

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Reimagining the Internet for the Future

To connect the next billion users, we need to fundamentally change the economics of the Internet so it will work for everyone, not just the privileged. We need to reimagine the Internet for the Future.

Cisco Silicon One Easily Shatters the 25.6T Barrier

Today we expand the Cisco Silicon One portfolio with three new devices to include 25.6T and 8T web scale switching devices and an 8T routing device. With three new 7nm devices released in just five months from our last announcement, we continue to expand our network coverage at an unheard-of pace. All this with a fully unified architecture, SDK, and P4 forwarding code offers convergence without compromise!

February 25, 2021

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Optimize Real-World Throughput with Cisco Silicon One

Packet buffer capacity in a switch is a critical parameter that influences the throughput of a network. Ultra-high-speed switches use Static Random-Access Memory (SRAM)-based buffering, a scarce and expensive resource. Employing an innovative, fully shared architecture, Cisco Silicon One devices extract maximum and predictable performance from the available buffer.

January 14, 2021

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Challenging Times Quicken the Pace of the Overlay Movement

The network is more relevant today than it’s ever been, but it must be commensurate with the services it’s supporting. Service providers can reap the benefits of innovation but they need to be prepared to be decisive and invest in the future.

January 11, 2021

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Co-Packaged Optics and an Open Ecosystem

The pace of bandwidth growth isn’t slowing down, and each generation draws more power than the last. To address this, the industry needs to move to co-packaged optics. Today we are announcing a collaboration between Inphi and Cisco to drive an open ecosystem around the technology.

November 30, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

How to Transform from Linear to Circular Models

Take a closer look at some of the current initiatives focused on a circular economy design and the transformation we’re spearheading both internally and with partners.

November 16, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Five Principles at the Heart of Cisco Silicon One

Take a look at the five principles that make Cisco Silicon One an innovative solution.

November 5, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

How Cisco Silicon One Can Help You Save Millions

Compare to other architectures, Cisco Silicon One can save up to 580kW of power in a web scale data center, fundamentally changing the economics of the industry. Web scalers can turn this into cost savings, increase revenue by adding more servers or help minimize their carbon footprint.