SWARM

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General Description

The Broadcom BCM91250, also known under it's codename Swarm is an evaluation board made by Broadcom for it's SB-1 BCM1250 SOC. It features 2 32-bit PCI, 2 64-bit PCI slot, 1 Hypertransport slot, 2 1000baseT ethernet connections, 2 USB ports, 2 RS-232 ports and more and is fully supported by Linux.

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.

Debian on the BCM91250A evaluation board