Network Appliance


Mainstream Intel® Xeon® / Core™ i7/i5 Network Appliance w/ 7 GbE Ports

Supports Intel® Xeon® / Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors, up to 3.06GHz7x PCI-E Gigabit LAN 4x DDR3 DIMM, Max. 16GBWatchdog timer2x USB 2.0, 1x COM, 3x SATA II1x CF socket, 1x Mini PCI-E slot (mSATA compatible)

The FWA8207 is an 1U high performance network appliance. The core of FWA8207 networking motherboard MB966, which is an Intel® 3450 PCH Chipset-based network platform supporting Intel® Xeon® / Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 processors and has six Gigabit Ethernet ports, delivering higher performance while enabling lower-power and quieter systems in network service applications. 

Built around the Intel® 3450 PCH Express chipset, the FWA8207 supports LGA1156 Intel® Xeon® / Core™ i7/ i5/ i3 processors of up to 3.33 GHz speed and four DDR3 1066/1333 DIMM modules. PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet functionality comes from six Intel® 82574L controllers and three SATA connectors on board provides 3Gb/s data throughput speed. Front expansion is available to support 4-port Gigabit LAN card. Rear expansion is available to support one or two PCI Express 16x slots with the IP327 or IP329 riser card. 

In order to meet various customers’ demands, FWA8207 provides three models to support internal 2.5” HDD, 3.5” HDD and different LGA1156 processors. Users are provided with flexible SKU for product value and cost saving. Other advanced features include four USB 2.0 ports, two COM ports and a watchdog timer. FWA8207 is an ideal and powerful networking solution for firewall & VPN applications

CPU LGA1156 Intel® Xeon® / Core™ i7/i5/i3 processors,
up to 3.06GHz
Chipset Intel® 3450 PCH chipset
Memory 4x DDR3 DIMM, Max. 16GB
LAN 1x Intel® 82578DM GbE PHY w/ iAMT 6.0 support
6x Intel® 82574L GbE
LAN 1/2 & 3/4 Bypass
Expansion Slots 1x Mini PCI-E (mSATA compatible) socket
1 or 2 slots opening on rear panel
Storage 1x 2.5" / 3.5" HDD drive bay (depending on SKU)
1x CFast socket
1x Dual 2.5" HDD drive bay (optional)
Power Supply Full range 300W ATX power supply
USB 2x USB 2.0 ports on front panel
Pin header for 2x USB 2.0 ports
Dimensions 440 mm (W) x 411.5 mm (D) x 44 mm (H)
17.3"(W) x 16.2"(D) x 1.73"(H)
Weight 8.8 kg (19.4 lbs)
Operating Temperature 0°C~ 45°C (32°F~113°F)
Storage Temperature -20° ~ 70°C (-4°F~158°F)
Operating Humidity 5~90%
Serial I/O 1x DB-9 console port
VGA Pin header
LED Power / Status / Alarm 3x general programmable LEDs
Certification CE/FCC
MB966 LGA1156 3450 Networking motherboard
w/ 7 GbE LAN, LAN 1/2 & 3/4 Bypass, 3x SATA II
PS2G PS/2 keyboard and mouse cable
VGA4 VGA cable
IP327 Riser card for MB966 w/ 1x PCI-E 8X
IP328 PCI-E adapter card for MB966
IP329 2-to-2 PCI-e expansion, MB966
2.5” HDD Kit Dual 2.5” HDD bracket
PK1-51 Console cable, 160cm
USB2-7 Dual Port USB 2.0 cable, 300mm

Model Chipset Video Audio Network Others
FWA8207 Intel 3450Windows XP, Vista & 7 Intel Core i3/i5/i7Windows 2000 & XP Windows Vista & 7 Intel LANWindows XP, Vista & 7 Intel iAMT 6.0Windows XP, Vista & 7 Intel AHCI/RAID Driver