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The '''Broadcom BCM91250''', also known under it's codename '''Swarm''' is an evaluation board made by [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broadcom Broadcom] for it's BCM1250 [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/System-on-a-chip SOC]. It features 2 32-bit [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI PCI], 2 64-bit [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCI PCI] slot, Hypertransport, 2 1000baseT [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethernet ethernet] connections, 4 [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USB USB] ports, 2 [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RS232 RS-232] ports and more and is fully supported by Linux.
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The ''Broadcom BCM91250'', also known under its codename '''SWARM''', is an evaluation board made by [[Wikipedia:Broadcom|Broadcom]] for its [[SB1|SB-1]] [[BCM1250]] [[Wikipedia:System-on-a-chip|SOC]].
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== Specifications ==
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** Dual-core 800 MHz SiByte-1 CPU
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** PC2100/PC2700 DDR RAM
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** 2x USB ports
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** 2x serial ports
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** 2x Gigabit ethernet ports
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** 2x 3.3V 32-bit 66 MHz PCI
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** 2x 3.3V 64-bit 66 MHz PCI
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== Firmware ==
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All SWARM systems use [[Common Firmware Environment]]; by default it's configured [[Endianess|big endian]].
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== Linux Support ==
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The SWARM is supported in Linux 2.4 and 2.6 with 32-bit and 64-bit kernels.
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== See also ==
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** [http://www.broadcom.com/products/Processors/Data-Center/BCM91250A Broadcom.com - BCM91250A]
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** [http://www.broadcom.com/collateral/pb/91250A-PB04-R.pdf Product Brief]
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** [http://www.broadcom.com/support/license.php?file=91250A-UM100-R.pdf User Manual]
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** [http://www.cyrius.com/debian/bcm91250a/ Debian on the BCM91250A evaluation board]

Revision as of 04:43, 6 July 2010

The Broadcom BCM91250, also known under its codename SWARM, is an evaluation board made by Broadcom for its SB-1 BCM1250 SOC.

Specifications

    • Dual-core 800 MHz SiByte-1 CPU
    • PC2100/PC2700 DDR RAM
    • 2x USB ports
    • 2x serial ports
    • 2x Gigabit ethernet ports
    • 2x 3.3V 32-bit 66 MHz PCI
    • 2x 3.3V 64-bit 66 MHz PCI

Firmware

All SWARM systems use Common Firmware Environment; by default it's configured big endian.

Linux Support

The SWARM is supported in Linux 2.4 and 2.6 with 32-bit and 64-bit kernels.

See also