Mylinking™ Network Packet Broker(NPB) ML-NPB-5660

Mylinking™ Network Packet Broker of ML-NPB-5660 supports 6*100G/40G Ethernet ports (QSFP28 ports, excluding modules), backwards compatible with 40G Ethernet ports; and 48 * 10G/25G Ethernet ports (SFP28 ports, excluding modules); 1*10/100/1000M adaptive MGT management interface; 1*RS232C RJ45 CONSOLE port; Supports Ethernet Replication, Aggregation, and Load Balance Forwarding. Packet Filtering and traffic guidance based on rules (seven-tuple and the first 128-byte feature field of packets); Hardware-level VXLAN, ERSPAN, and GRE encapsulation and packet header stripping supported. The maximum throughput 1.8Tbps. Support hardware nanosecond precise timestamp function; Support hardware-level line speed Packet Slicing function; HTTP/ Command Line Interface(CLI) remote and local management; SNMP management and SYSLOG management; Dual power redundancy AC 220V/ DC-48 v (optional) Advanced packet distribution processor with 60G; Data Packets Deduplication on demand (based on physical ports and multiple groups combination rules). Precise timestamp marking of packets; Application layer protocol depth identification and background traffic offloading functions; MPLS/VXLAN/GRE/GTP tunnel encapsulation and packet header stripping

Products Details

1- Overviews

  • A full visual control of Data Acquisition/Capture NPB(6* 40GE/100GE QSFP28 slots plus 48 * 10GE/25GE SFP28 slots)
  • A full pre-processing and re-distribution Packet Broker(bidrectional bandwidth 1.8Tbps)
  • Tunnel Encapsulation Stripping supported, the VxLAN, VLAN, GRE, GTP, MPLS, IPIP header stripped in the original data packet and forwarded output.Supported raw packet collected, identified, analyzed, statistically summarized and marked
  • Supported raw packet output for monitoring equipment of BigData Anlysis, Protocol Analysis, Signaling Analysis, Security Analysis, Risk Management and other required traffic.
  • Supported real-time packet capture analysis, data source identification, and real-time/historical network traffic search
  • Supported P4 programmable chip solution, data compilation and action execution engine system. The hardware level support the recognition of new data types and strategy execution ability after data identification, can be customized for packet identification, quick add new function, new protocol matching. It has excellent scenario adaptation ability for the new network features. For example, VxLAN, MPLS, heterogeneous encapsulation nesting, 3-layer VLAN nesting, additional hardware level timestamp, etc.

2- Intelligent Traffic Processing Abilities

VLAN Tagged
ASIC Chip Plus Multicore CPU 1.8Tbps intelligent network traffic processing capabilities. Built-in multi-core CPU can reach up to 60Gbps intelligent traffic processing capacity
Network Traffic Replication Packet replicated from 1 port to multiple N ports, or multiple N ports aggregated, then replicated to multiple M ports by Network Packet Broker
Network Traffic Aggregation Packet replicated from 1 port to multiple N ports, or multiple N ports aggregated, then replicated to multiple M ports by Network Packet Broker
Data Distribution/Forwarding Classified the incoming metdata accurately and discarded or forwarded different data services to multiple interface outputs according to user’s predefined rules.
Packet Data Filtering Supported flexible combination of metdata elements based on Ethernet Type, VLAN Tag, TTL, IP seven-tuple, IP Fragmentation, TCP Flag, and other Packet Features fornetwork security devices, protocol analysis, signaling analysis, and traffic monitoring
Load Balance Supported load balance Hash algorithm and session-based weight sharing algorithm according to L2-L7 layer characteristics to ensure that the port output traffic dynamic of load balancing
Video Traffic Filtering Supported to filter and mitigate the video stream data matching such as domain name address resolution, video transmission protocol, URL and video format, to offer useful data to analyzers and monitors for security.
Supported the matching of any key field in the first 128 bytes of a packet. The user can customize the offset value and key field length and content, and determine the traffic output policy according to the user configuration.VLAN Untagged
VLAN Replaced
Single Fiber Transmission Support single-fiber transmission at port rates of 10 G, 40 G, and 100 G to meet the single-fiber data receiving requirements of some back-end devices and reduce the input cost of fiber auxiliary materials when a large number of links need to be captured and distributedData/Packet De-duplication Supported port-based or policy-level statistical granularity to compare multiple collection source data and repeats of same data packet at a specified time. Users can choose different packet identifiers (dst.ip, src.port, dst.port, tcp.seq, tcp.ack)Data/Packet Slicing Supported policy-based slicing (64-1518 bytes optional) of the raw data, and the traffic output policy can be implemented based on user configurationClassified Date Masking Supported policy-based granularity to replace any key field in the raw data in order to achieve the purpose of shielding sensitive information. According to user configuration, the traffic output policy can be implemented. Please visit "What’s the Data Masking Technology and Solution in Network Packet Broker?" for more details.
Mylinking™ Visibility Platform Supported Mylinking™ Matrix-SDN Visual Control Platform AccessTunneling Protocol Identification Supported automatically identify various tunneling protocols such as GTP / GRE / PPTP / L2TP / PPPOE/IPIP. According to the user configuration, the traffic output strategy can be implemented according to the inner or outer layer of the tunnel
10GE/25GE/40GE/100GE Traffic Data Capure 6 slots 100GE QSFP28 plus 48 slots 10GE/25GE SFP28 up to 1.8Tbps Traffic Data Transceiver at same time, for network Data Capture, simple Pre-processing
Time Stamping Supported to synchronize the NTP server to correct the time and write the message into the packet in the form of a relative time tag with a timestamp mark at the end of the frame, with the accuracy of nanoseconds
Port Breakout Supported 40G/100G port breakout function and can be split into four 10GE/25GE ports to meet specific access requirements
Tunnel Encapsulation Stripping Supported the VxLAN, VLAN, GRE, GTP, MPLS, IPIP header stripped in the original data packet and forwarded output.
APP Layer Protocol Identify Supported commonly used application layer protocol identification, such as FTP, HTTP, POP, SMTP, DNS, NTP, BitTorrent, Syslog, MySQL, MsSQL and so on
SSL Decryption Supported loading the corresponding SSL certificate decryption. After the decryption of HTTPS encrypted data for the specified traffic, it will be forwarded to the back-end monitoring and analysis systems as required.
User-defined Decapsulation Supported the user-defined packet decapsulation function, which can strip any encapsulated fields and contents in the first 128 bytes of a packet and output them
Packet Capturing Supported real-time packet capture at the port and policy levels. When abnormal network data packets or abnormal traffic fluctuations occur, you can capture original data packets on the suspicious link or policy and download them to the local PC. Then you can use the Wireshark to quickly locate the fault.
Traffic Trend Alarming Supported port-level, policy-level data traffic monitoring alarms by setting the alarm thresholds for each port and each policy flow overflow.
Network Traffic Insights Supported visualization of the entire process of link data traffic from receiving, collecting, identifying, processing, scheduling, and output allocation. Through the friendly graphic and text interactive interface, multi-vision and multi-latitude display of traffic composition structure, traffic distribution on the whole network, packet identification and processing process status, traffic trends, and the relationship between traffic and time or business, transforming invisible data signals into visible, manageable and controllable entities.
Traffic Monitoring and Detection Traffic monitoring provides real-time traffic situation monitoring capability. Traffic detection enables in-depth analysis of traffic data at different network locations, providing original data sources for real-time fault location
Historical Traffic Trend Review Supported port-level, policy-level nearly 2 months of historical traffic statistics query. According to the days, hours, minutes and other granularity on the TX/RX rate, TX/RX bytes, TX/RX messages, TX/RX error number or other information to query select.
Real-time Traffic Detection Supported the sources of "Capture Physical Port (Data Acquisition)", "Message Feature Description Field (L2 – L7)", and other information to  define flexible traffic filter, for real-time capture network data traffic of different position detection, and will it will be storaged the real-time data after captured and detected in the device for downloading of further execution expert analysis or uses its diagnosis features of this equipment for  deep visualization analysis.
DPI Packet Analysis DPI in-depth analysis module of the traffic visualization detection function can conduct in-depth analysis of the captured target traffic data from multiple dimensions, and perform detailed statistical display in the form of graphs and tables  Supported the captured datagram analysis, including abnormal datagram analysis, stream recombination, transmission path analysis, and abnormal stream analysis
1+1 Redundant Power System(RPS) Supported 1+1 Dual Redundant Power System


3.2 Unified Schedule Application(as following)3.3 Data VLAN Tagged Application(as following)3.4 Data/Packet De-duplication Application(as following)3.5 Mylinking™ Network Packet Broker Data/Packet Masking Application(as following)3.6 Mylinking™ Network Packet Broker Data/Packet Slicing Application(as following)3.7 Network Traffic Data Visibility Analysis Application(as following) 

ML-NPB-5660  Mylinking Network Packet Broker NPB/TAP Functional Parameters

Network Interface

10GE(compatible with 25G)

48*SFP+ slots; Supports single and multi-mode optical fibers

100G(compatible with 40G)

6*QSFP28 slots; Support 40GE, breakout to be 4*10GE/25GE; Supports single and multi-mode optical fibers

Out-of-Band MGT Interface

1*10/100/1000M electrical port

Deployment Mode

Optical Mode


Mirror Span Mode


System Function

Basic Traffic Processing

Traffic Replication/aggregation/distribution


Based on IP / protocol / port seven-tuple traffic identification filtering


VLAN mark/replace/delete


Tunnel protocol identification


Tunnel encapsulation stripping


Port breakout


Ethernet package independence


Processing ability


Intelligent Traffic Processing



Tag remove, decapsulation

Supported VxLANVLANGREMPLS header stripping

Data de-duplication

Supported interface/policy level

Packet slicing

Supported policy level

Data desensitization(Data Masking)

Supported policy level

Tunneling protocol identification


Application layer protocol identification



Video traffic identification


SSL decryption


Custom decapsulation


Processing ability


Diagnosis and Monitoring

Real-time monitor

Supported interface/policy level

Traffic alarm

Supported interface/policy level

Historical traffic review

Supported interface/policy level

Traffic capture

Supported interface/policy level

Traffic Visibility Detection

Basic Analysis

Summary statistics are displayed based on basic information such as packet count, packet category distribution, number of session connections, and packet protocol distribution

DPI Analysis

Supports transport layer protocol ratio analysis; unicast broadcast multicast ratio analysis, IP traffic ratio analysis, DPI application ratio analysis.

Support data content based on sampling time analysis of traffic size presentation.

Supports data analysis and statistics based on session flow.

Accurate Fault Analysis

Supported fault analysis and location based on traffic data, including packet transmission behavior analysis, data flow level fault analysis, packet level fault analysis, security fault analysis, and network fault analysis.


IP/WEB MGT Supported
SNMP MGT Supported

RADIUS or TACACS + Centralized authorization authentication

SYSLOG protocol Supported
User authentication Based on user’s password authentication
Electric(1+1 Redundant Power System-RPS) Rate power supply voltage


Rate power supply frequency


Rate input current

AC-3A / DC-10A

Rate power

Max 400W


Working temperature


Storage temperature


Working humidity

10-95no condensation

User Configuration

Console configuration RS232 interface, 115200,8,N,1

Password authentication


Height of Chassis

Rack space (U)

1U 445mm*44mm*402mm

5-Order Information

ML-NPB-5660        6*40GE/100GE QSFP28 slots plus 48*10GE/25GE SFP28 slots,   1.8Tbps

3- Typical Application Structures

3.1 Centralized Collection Application(as following)

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