Credit Card sized WAN Gateway for Secure Networking Communication

Client Overview

Worldwide pioneer providing software-defined cybersecurity solutions for data centers. It is leading the paradigm shift away from fragmented and rigid security half-measures, towards a unified and adaptive security framework.

Business Challenge

    • WAN Gateway for safeguarding connected devices and networks
    • Mitigate a broad set of security vulnerabilities
      • WAN aggregation and internet edge solution
      • Improve security, privacy, and compliance of WAN network
      • Enterprise network smooth operation
      • Restricted connections to network between client end-point devices
      • Separation of the data plane for communication

VOLANSYS Contribution

VOLANSYS designed credit card sized WAN Gateway for secure and space-constrained networking communication.

  • Compact form factor design
    • Gateway size: 95 (L) x 65 (W) x 25.4 (H) mm
    • PCB size: 85 (L) x 55 (W) x 25.4 (H) mm
  • Hardware selection, prototype development (PCB design using NXP LS10XX) and fabrication
  • Drivers development and board bring-up
  • Yocto distribution Linux BSP Porting
  • Board bring-up testing and interface validation
  • Hardware based network security
    • Support for ARM® TrustZone® and secure boot
    • High performance cryptographic processing
    • Software based secure storage and access of data
    • Manufacturing protection
  • High performance: Efficient NAS processing
    • Accelerated hardware with high-speed interfaces, 2 GB Ethernet ports
    • Software based storage to free up CPU time
  • Modular hardware architecture:
    • Support different embedded applications using common 64-bit software platform

Benefits Delivered

  • Improved cloaking of critical network assets from unauthorized entities to minimize vulnerabilities
  • Scalable performance and long term availability
  • Design implementation of gateway with reduced dimensions