IXP2350 Based FIDS23MC1 Platform

Product Overview

Designed and developed by Flexcomm, FIDS23MC1 is cost effective while integrated with lush functions and production-ready reference platform. It optimizes the performance and scalability of Intel IXP2350 network processor by utilizing its prevailing, parallel and programmable multi micro-engines. With Flexcomms inevitable experience in software support of various reference designs, FIDS23MC1 reference platform enables customers to launch fast time-to-market custom product with lower cost and minimal development risk.

Functional Block Diagram

Product Highlights

     Low cost cPCI 2.16 form factor board
     2 on-board Gigabit Ethernet ports on front panel (fiber), can also be connected via cPCI 2.16  backplane
     Expansion capability for media interface cards
     Linux BSP patch, Redboot and diagnostic software provided and supported by Flexcomm
     Application programmed in Flash memory to provide reference application of 2GE IPv4 throughput, 2GE IPv4 forwarding
     Intel SDK support includes core components, resource manager, example of ME code supported by Flexcomm
     Optimized BOM and schematic
     ATM155M daughter card developed by Flexcomm (Optional)

Hardware Features Definition


900/900M(900/600M) Intel®  IXP2350 network processor


16MB StrataFlash, soldered to main board


4MB QDR SRAM, soldered to main board


512M CPP DDR DRAM (expandable to 2G) via SODIMM

256M XSI DDR DRAM (expandable to 1G) via SODIMM

Console Ports

Two 10/100 Fast Ethernet ports and Two UART console ports


Maximum 25Watt


Redboot and diagnostic binary code in flash

MSF expansion to support OC3/12, T1/E1 applications etc

ATM155M daughter card developed by Flexcomm (Optional)

2 Gigabit Ethernet based on Broadcom BCM5461s, fiber support at front panel on FIDS23MC1 board, can also switch to cPCI2.16 backplane


233mmx160 mm, standard CPCI 6U board

*Our product is compatible with ROHS

*More information, please contact us via Sales@flexcomm.com.cn


 FIDS23MC1 Product Brief [PDF File]