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Delivering 100 Gbps of high-assurance data encryption, the CN9000 Series Ethernet Encryptors provides mega data security and high speed network performance with ultra-low latency (<2 μS). Safeguard data in motion with high speed Layer 2 encryption proven to meet network performance demands for real-time low latency and near-zero overhead, ensuring security without compromise for big, or even mega data transmitted over networks across data centers and the cloud. 

The CN9000 Series Ethernet Encryptors from Thales CPL are available for sale to the U.S. Federal Government exclusively through Thales TCT.

Use Cases

  • Big Data Applications
  •  Data Center Interconnect
  • ‘Mega Data’ Campus Network Environments
  • Cloud Computing Services ‘Backbones’
  •  Aggregating High-Speed Network Links
  • Large Scale, MAN and WAN Security
  • Encryptors At-A-Glance

    Key Features

    Model CN9120
    Protocol Ethernet
    Maximum Speed 100Gbps
    Support for Jumbo frames
    Protocol and application transparent
    Encrypts Unicast, Multicast and Broadcast traffic
    Automatic network discovery and connection establishment
    Network and local interface – SR4, LR4, ER4(lite) links (up to 40kms) QSFP28
    Tamper resistant and evident enclosure, anti-probing barriers
    Flexible encryption policy engine
    Automatic key management
    AES 256 bit keys
    Encryption mode CTR
    Policy based on MAC address or VLAN ID
    Self-healing key management in the event of network outages
    FIPS 140-2 Level 3, DODIN APL
    Low overhead full duplex line-rate encryption
    FPGA based architecture
    Latency (microseconds per encryptor) <2 μS
    Front panel access for all interfaces
    Remote management using SNMPv3 (in-band and out-of-band)
    NTP (time server) support
    Centralized configuration and management using SMC/ CM7 and SNMPv3
    Support for external (X.509v3) CAs
    CRL and OCSP (certificate) server support
    In-field firmware upgrades
    Dual hot-swappable AC power supplies
    User replaceable fans and batteries—dual redundancy
    Interoperable with all CN Series Encryptors
    Transport Independent Mode
  • Resources
    CN9120 Ethernet Encryptor Product Brief
    Product overview with technical features and specifications.

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