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Overview

Axonerve = axon + nerve

Axonerve is a next generation variant of the content-addressable memory (CAM) solution which is unique technology developed by Nagase and Co., Ltd. ( NAGASE : https://www.nagase.co.jp/english/ Tokyo Stock Exchange: 8012). Its unique algorithmic search engine realizes high-speed & low-latency content matching in networking appliances including routers, switches, firewalls, security, storage and High Performance Computing.

Axonerve IP core

Entry capacity 1K-1M
Search speed 1,000,000 Search / MHz(e.g. 150MSPS@150MHz)
Operations Entry write / read / delete / search
update / aging function
Fixed search latency 10 cycles (on-chip memory mode)
20 cycles (off-chip memory mode)
Key length 32 / 64 / 144
288 / 576 / 1152bits
OpenFlow friendly
  • Wildcard mask & priority
  • Long key search
  • Value
Target Applications
  • SDN/OpenFlow switch
  • L2 MAC lookup
  • Deep packet inspection
  • Carrier grade NAT
  • Memcached server
  • Dedup storage
  • Virus signature matching
  • IoT data mining
  • Machine learning for AI
  • Key-Value Store (KVS)