Networking Blades

Streamline edge applications with high-speed, low-latency and bottleneck-free networking

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Efficiently Move Data in Real Time

Streamline demanding edge workloads with high-speed, low-latency and bottleneck-free networking through our 1 GbE, 10 GbE, 40 GbE, 56 GbE InfiniBand or 100 GbE server blade switches that integrate data center-proven Mellanox technologies. 

Up to 100GbE Networking

  • Supports 100 GbE networking with integrated Mellanox Technologies
  • <5 lb and 20" deep
  • Fits in RES HD 2U and 3U, and 4U slim rugged server chassis
  • Mix and match with compute, storage and expansion blades
  • MIL-STD 810G


Product Specifications

GbE Networking Blade (HDN1)

Weight: 3.08 lb. (1.4 kg)

Ethernet Ports (RJ45): 16 1 GbE

Other Ports (RJ45): 2 (serial, Ethernet management)

Network: Layer 2/3 Marvell Prestera®-DX PonCat3

Processor: Intel® i5-5300U vPro processor

Routing: IPv4/IPv6 - IP multicast, VLANs, IETF, IEEE, DSL Forum

Quality of Service: QoS IEEE 802.1 priority tagging, DSCP, traffic queues

Management: Ethernet (http, telnet, SNMP, CLI and RS232)


  • 48 Gbps performance switching capacity
  • 35.71 Mpps maximum forwarding rate
  • 8K entries MAC address table size, 3.5 Mbps packet buffer
  • Forwarding Mode: store and forward
  • Supports half/full duplex operation at 10/100 Mbps
  • Supports port auto-negotiation


100GbE Networking Blades (HDN100)

Weight: 4 lb (1.81 kg)

Switch: Integrated Netgear M4300-8X8F

Ethernet Ports:

  • 16, 10 GbE ports that include:
  • 8, 10 GBASE-T (fast Ethernet, 1 G and 10 G speeds)
  • 8 x SFP+ (1 G and 10 G speeds)

Network: Layer 3 static, policy-based RIP OSPF VRRP PIM dynamic routing

Other Ports (RJ45):

  • 1 GbE port for out-of-band management (OOB, RJ45)
  • RS232 for local management

Other Ports:

  • Mini-USB port for local management
  • USB for storage, logs, configuration or images

Performance: Mini-USB port for local management

Cost-Effective and Scalable

Rapidly Launch Technology and Achieve Precise Functionality

Our capability-dense "plug-and-pull" blades can be combined, configured and repurposed in multiple chassis to deliver cost savings, keep pace with growing edge workloads and drastically reduce your overall server footprint.


Quality Assurance

Building Reliable and Safe Solutions

You can rest assured with our processing solutions that are manufactured in AS5553 compliant, AS9100D and ISO9001 facilities.

BuiltSECURE Processing

Protecting Your Critical Data and IP

Our BuiltSECURE servers and embedded processing subsystems maintain your data integrity with built-in secure processing technologies 


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