Processor Solutions for Network Attached Storage


Network attached storage (NAS) allows users to share storage over a common network. NAS typically requires a higher level of processing performance to handle increased data bandwidth from wired/wireless communication links as well as RAID data traffic to and from off-chip ASICs.

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SD Card

  • ARC EM4 for power-critical, bus-powered apps like SD cards
  • Best-in-class code density reduces memory size & power
  • Fast interrupts and 2nd register file for real-time response
  • Custom instruction extensions to add differentiating HW

Power Management IC


  • High-speed ARC HS for wired & wireless network communication
  • Dual- and quad-core ARC HS for networking apps & RAID management

WiFi 802.11x Transceiver