CAM

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The Company's initial products are packet forwarding engines, based on Ternary Content Addressable Memory (TCAM) technology, that are designed to overcome the most onerous performance bottlenecks in the data communications market -- packet forwarding and classification.
Each MFB within an ispXPLD device can be programmed independently to implement 32 macrocells of SuperWIDE(TM) logic, an 8 kilobit Dual Port RAM, a 16 kilobit Single Port RAM or FIFO, or a 128 by 48 bit Content Addressable Memory (CAM).
ATM- Asynchronous Transfer Mode CAM- Content Addressable Memory L2- Level 2 MAC- Media Access Control Mbps- Megabits per second ns- nanosecond SRAM- Static Random Access Memory