NETernity™ CP920-24/M-CC

NETernity conduction cooled 6U CompactPCI Layer 2/3+ Managed 24-port Gigabit Ethernet switch

This product reached the end of its lifecycle (end-of-life) on December 31, 2007

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NETernity™ CP920-24/M-CC is a conduction cooled full wire speed, fully managed, non-blocking Layer 2/3 switch with 24 ports. The switch provides an all Gigabit solution for high availability PICMG 2.16 systems. This switch is conduction cooled. All the ports are compliant to PICMG 2.16 and are switched ports. In a standard 19” rackmount chassis, 19 ports can be used in accordance with the PICMG 2.16 specification, with the remaining 5 ports available to the user for additional links via the rear transition card (TRCP9XX-5RC). Based on the Motorola XPC8240 processor and the Broadcom BCM 5690 switch fabric, the CP920-24/M-CC has integrated layer 2/3 switching capabilities as well as the ability to support higher layers 4-7 as required. The CP920-24/M-CC is compliant to the system level bus specification PICMG 2.9.

  • PICMG 2.16 (Ethernet on the backplane)
  • PICMG 2.1 (Hot swappable)
  • Fully managed Layer 2/3+ switching
  • 24 10/100/1000BaseT ports
  • Full wire-speed operation
  • Conduction cooled
  • PICMG 2.19 (IPMI compliance)


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Port Type
Management Type
Fully Managed Layer-2/3+



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