Manufacturer’s Description

Desktop IPSec and 3DES Encryption at Wire Speeds: The 3Com® 10/100 Secure NIC is designed for desktops that demand high performance and end-to-end security. Its onboard security processor works with Windows 2000 or XP to offload key processing tasks, reducing the load imposed on the CPU. This advanced-platform Fast Ethernet link provides hardware-enforced IPSec and 168-bit 3DES encryption that help safeguard at-risk systems inside and outside the perimeter firewall. Intelligent management features help improve network performance, reduce administration time, and lower support costs

The Specs

Category Fast Ethernet (100Mbps)
Class Card
Network Adapter
System Type Caldera Open UNIX 8 Linux 2.4 Microsoft Windows XP/2000/Me/9x, Windows NT 4.0 Novell NetWare 6.x/5.x/4.x Sun Solaris 8
Additional Specifications
Frequency Band IPSec and authentication offloads provide packet-level data protection that won't impact system performance3Com Connection Assistant (available separately) uses a web-based interface that provides self- and assisted-service functions for end users and support technicians3Com Managed PC Boot Agent (available separately) enables pre-OS installations, upgrades, and recovery even if the PC won't boot on its ownStandards-based remote control and management include DMI, PXE, and remote wake up Security Processor:125 MHz RISC
Manufacturer Sku 3CR990-TX-97
Management Any SNMP management platform, including 3Com Managed PC Boot Agent
Total Number of Ports 1
Depth (Not Specified)
Manufacturer Retail Type (Not Specified)
Language Localization (Not Specified)
Slot Type PCI
Shipping Weight 8.96 oz
Altitude Up to 9800 ft
Geographic Localization (Not Specified)
Manufacturer Description EtherLink 10/100 PCI
Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports 1
Parts Warranty (Not Applicable)
Width (Not Specified)
UPC 662705202778
Description Etherlink 10/100 PCI NICs with 3XP Processor PCI 100BaseTX/10BaseT RJ-45
Base Warranty Lifetime
Operating System Novell Netware 3.x|Novell Netware 4.x|Microsoft Windows 2000|Microsoft Windows 95|Microsoft Windows 98|Microsoft Windows NT 4.0|UNIX|Novell Netware 5.x
Product Line Series Model 10/100 PCI NICs with 3XP Processor
SKU 3CR990TX97
Technical Support Phone Number 800-638-3266
Distance Support 328 ft UTP
Labor Warranty (Not Applicable)
Temperature 32F (0C) to 158F (70C) Operating
Height (Not Specified)
Humidity 10% to 90% Non-condensing Operating
Product Family Etherlink
Vendor TCM
Color Temperature HARDWARE: 3Com warrants to the end user ("Customer") that this hardware product will be substantially free from material defects in workmanship and materials, under normal use and service, for the following length of time from the date of purchase from 3Com or its authorized reseller: DURATION: Limited Lifetime, for as long as the original Customer owns the product or for 5 years after product discontinuance, whichever occurs first (not transferable to a subsequent end user). FOR NON-US CUSTOMERS: Where a limited lifetime warranty is not permitted by local law, a 10 year warranty period shall be given by 3Com. The duration of this warranty shall be modified where necessary to meet any minimum warranty period required by law. 3Com's sole obligation under this express warranty shall be, at 3Com's option and expense, to repair the defective product or part, deliver to Customer an equivalent product or part to replace the defective item, or if neither of the two foregoing options is reasonably available, refund to Customer the purchase price paid for the defective product. All products that are replaced will become the property of 3Com. Replacement products or parts may be new or reconditioned. 3Com warrants any replaced or repaired product or part for ninety (90) days from shipment, or the remainder of the initial warranty period, whichever is longer.
Twisted Pair Cable Standard Category 5
Technical Support URL
Input Current 500 mA
Network (RJ-45) Yes
Brand Name 3Com
Case Pack Quantity 1
Device Support PC
Quick Glance
Slot/Port Type PCI
Product Type Fast Ethernet Card
Network Architecture 10/100Base-TX
Warranty Information Lifetime Limited
Weight (Not Specified)
Dimensions 3.30" Height x 5.30" Width x 5.30" Depth
More Info
Networking Standards
Network Status Indicators Port status Link activity Power
Interface Connection 1 x RJ-45

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