SDNA Shasta

Enterprise Grade Networking Appliance.

Product Overview

Rhino’s Shasta is a ground breaking network appliance. The Shasta appliance runs OpenWRT OS and combines small size, high performance and feature scalability. At its heart, the Shasta unit allows second-to-non experience running networking, security and storage applications. Shasta is a unique enterprise-grade appliance able to perform multiple applications within a very small form factor at low power and low cost. The Network appliance is ideal for providing all-inclusive security and network solutions for residential and small & midsize business (SMB), including: next generation firewall, intrusion prevention, gateway antivirus (AV) and anti-spam, VPN tunneling, content filtering, load balancing, data leak prevention, smart WiFi access point, and remote network visibility and management.

Rhino Networking Appliances are based on the best-in-class, quad core Cavium OCTEON® III 71xx processors, providing unparalleled performance in the low power and low price categories

The unit incorporates the Rhino Health Monitoring (RHM) circuitry and logic, 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 7130 Processor

The OCTEON III 71xx family of single to quad-core MIPS64 processors target SMB and entry-level 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 7130 4 Cores @1.6GHz


Onboard 4GB eMMC
M.2 Storage module (128-1TB)
uSD Slot

GE L2/3 switch with 5x1GE ports
1GE Management Port
USB Host
Management RS232 via RJ-45 Port

U-Boot from Rhino Labs
Comes pre-loaded with Linux SDK
or OpenWRT

3.8W x 5.5D x 1.75H (inches)


RL-Shasta-LE – Dual core CPU/1GB DDR/4GB storage/WiFi ready
RL-Shasta-HE – Quad core CPU/4GB DDR/128GB SSD/dual WiFi 802.11AC
Optional expansion – LTE / GPS / Storage / Dual WiFi modules

Block Diagram

Micro5 BD


Product Ordering

Please contact us for ordering details