8201 (Panther I)

Scalable Data Compression and Security Accelerator Device
Product Brief


The 8200 series makes the perfect choice for offloading computationally intensive tasks necessary to compress, deduplicate, and secure data in today’s power-wise and performance-hungry applications. The product line operates at a power consumption of less than 2 watts, delivers single pass encryption, compression, and authentication performance at multi-gigabit speeds, and includes the latest industry standard PCI-Express interface. 


  • Performance & Scalability
  • Power & Space Efficiency
  • High Availability
  • End-to-End Data Protection
  • Software Flexibility


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  • Consumer/SOHO Network-Attached Storage (NAS)
  • Enterprise Network-Attached Storage (NAS)
  • Direct-Attached Storage (DAS)
  • Storage Area Network (SAN)
  • Disk backup and archival servers, offering:
    • Data deduplication
    • Continuous Data Protection (CDP)
    • Snapshot and Replication
    • Disk-to-Disk (D2D)
    • Virtual Tape Library (VTL)
    • Content-Addressable Storage (CAS)
  • Tape backup servers



  • Unified Threat Management Appliance
  • Enterprise Secure Router / VPN gateway
  • Enterprise VPN Firewall
  • Data Center Load Balancers
  • Multi Service Switches
  • Layer 4-7 switches
  • Wireless Base Stations
  • Radio Network Controllers
  • Carrier Network Security
  • WAN Optimization appliances


Design Tools


Parts & Purchasing

Part Number Status Buy Now Order Samples
8201IB-F Active Order

Part Status Legend
Active - the part is released for sale, standard product.
EOL (End of Life) - the part is no longer being manufactured, there may or may not be inventory still in stock.
CF (Contact Factory) - the part is still active but customers should check with the factory for availability. Longer lead-times may apply.
PRE (Pre-introduction) - the part has not been introduced or the part number is an early version available for sample only.
OBS (Obsolete) - the part is no longer being manufactured and may not be ordered.
NRND (Not Recommended for New Designs) - the part is not recommended for new designs.

Quality & Environmental Data

Part Number RoHS | Exempt RoHS Halogen Free REACH TSCA MSL Rating / Peak Reflow Package
8201IB-F N Y Y Y Y N/A HSBGA196

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