The Penguin Computing® Arctica® 4804ip is a cost-effective Layer-2 Management switch suitable for both enterprise and data center environments. The switch is equipped with a ‘merchant silicon’ platform – The Broadcom StrataXGS® Hurricane 2 along with 48 10-BaseT/100-BaseTX/1000-BaseT ports and 4 1G/10G SFP+ ports. An open selection of copper cables are available, allowing users to customize the switch’s application.
Penguin Computing offers the following software stacks: Cumulus® Linux® RMP and CanonicalTM Ubuntu® with Broadcom® ICOS (Integrated Clouding Operating System). Cumulus Linux RMP is the industry’s first true Linux network operating system with network-optimized kernel that supports Layer-2 and Layer-3 architectures. Canonical Ubuntu with Broadcom ICOS is a CLI-oriented network OS with the full Layer-2 and Layer-3 feature set of the Broadcom data plane. Arctica switches are available with Cumulus Linux RMP or Broadcom ICOS preloaded, backed by hardware and software support options.