SOURCE: Cavium Networks, Inc.

August 20, 2007 08:00 ET

Cavium Networks Receives SonicWALL's Supplier of the Year Award

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - August 20, 2007) - Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, storage and security applications, today announced that it has received SonicWALL's (NASDAQ: SNWL) Supplier of the Year award for 2006. This award, which is provided annually to one SonicWALL supplier, recognizes Cavium for consistently delivering excellent product quality, timely delivery, flexible service and advanced technology during 2006. SonicWALL uses a wide range of Cavium's products, including NITROX® security processors, NITROX Soho MIPS32® processors and OCTEON™ multi-core MIPS64® processors, across its various product lines.

"SonicWALL places a high value on suppliers that provide strong support and technology while meeting our aggressive operational and cost requirements," said Atul Dhablania, vice president of operations at SonicWALL. "We are pleased to recognize Cavium Networks' outstanding performance during 2006 and look forward to working with them in the future, as we continue our product line growth."

"Cavium Networks is honored to receive this award from SonicWALL," said Syed Ali, president and CEO of Cavium Networks. "We are committed to superior execution and customer service, while providing leading technology with the highest quality and reliability standards to our customers."

About Cavium Networks

Cavium Networks is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in networking, communications, storage, and security applications. Cavium Networks offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 10 Mbps to 10 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access & service provider equipment. Cavium Networks processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium Networks principal offices are in Mountain View, CA with design team locations in California, Massachusetts and India. For more information, please visit:

About SonicWALL, Inc.

Founded in 1991, SonicWALL, Inc. designs, develops and manufactures comprehensive network security, email security, secure remote access, and continuous data protection solutions. SonicWALL is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California and trades on the Nasdaq under the symbol SNWL. For more information, contact SonicWALL at +1 (408) 745-9600 or visit the company web site at

This press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding future events that involve risks and uncertainties. Readers are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are only predictions and may differ materially from actual future events or results. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties, as well as assumptions that if they do not fully materialize or prove incorrect, could cause our results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties that could cause our results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements include but are not limited to, the continued use of NITROX and OCTEON processor products in SonicWall's existing and future products and other risks and uncertainties described more fully in our documents filed with or furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. More information about these and other risks that may impact Cavium's business are set forth in our Registration Statement on Form S-1 filed with the SEC, including the "Risk Factors" section in our final Prospectus dated May 1, 2007. All forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to us as of the date hereof and qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement, and we assume no obligation to revise or update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof.

Contact Information

  • Cavium Networks Contact:
    Angel Atondo
    Marketing Manager
    Tel: (650) 623-7033
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