Enterprise-grade Networking Appliance

Product Overview

Rhino’s newly introduced SDNA (software defined network appliance) family of products is a unique enterprise-grade appliance able to perform multiple applications within a small form factor at low power and low cost. The SDNA-7240 appliance is ideal for high performance enterprise grade product providing all-inclusive networking, security and storage based solutions. Typical application including: next generation firewall, intrusion prevention, gateway antivirus (AV) and anti-spam, VPN tunneling, content filtering, load balancing, data leak prevention, smart Wi-Fi access point, and remote network visibility and management

Rhino Networking Appliances are based on the best-in-class, Cavium OCTEON® III 7240 processors, integrating 8 cores and providing unparalleled performance in the low power and low price categories

The unit incorporates the Rhino Health Monitoring (RHM) utility, providing continuous monitoring of CPU cores, board peripherals, and host processor via heartbeats, voltage, and temperature checkpoints

Key Benefits

Rhino’s Health Management (RHM) Tool

Proprietary onboard circuitry and logic providing programmable board and CPU Health Monitoring and Failure Management to ensure optimal network operation and availability

Low Cost

Enterprise-grade appliance at affordable cost. Ideal for residential and small and midsize business networks

Cavium OCTEON III 7240 Processor

The OCTEON III 7240 family with eight-core MIPS64 processors target high end SMB and Enterprise platforms. The processors provide unparalleled performance in the low power and low price categories


Small Form factor

Highest performance appliances with the most compatible form factor commercially available

Made in the U.S.A

Rhino products are designed and manufactured locally at our facility in the Silicon Valley, California

Integrated Wireless Option

802.11 b/g/n/ac 2.4 Ghz and 5.0Ghz Blue Tooth Low Energy (BLE)



Cavium OCTEON III 7240,
eight cores @2.2GHz




On board 4GB eMMC/SATA
via M.2/uSD slot

External interfaces

2x10GE or 8x1GE or 2x10G+4x1GE,
including management - 1GE, one RS232 via
RJ45, UDB 3.0


Dual mPCIe supporting 801.11ac/n and LTE


U-Boot from Rhino Labs

Comes pre-loaded with Linux or Open WRT

Block Diagram


Product Ordering

RL-SDNA-7240-A -16 7240 based processor / dual 10GE interfaces with 16GB of DDR memory

RL-SDNA-7240-AB-16 7240 based processor / dual 10GE + quad 1GE interfaces with 16GB of DDR memory
RL-SDNA-7240-BB-16 7240 based processor / Eight 1GE interfaces with 16GB of DDR memory