Manufacturer’s Description

The Chelsio dual-port and quad-port Unified Wire adapters for IBM Intelligent Cluster and IBM iDataPlex are 10 Gigabit Ethernet adapter with PCI Express host bus interface optimized for cloud computing, HPC, virtualization, storage, and other data center applications. These adapters are based on fourth-generation technology from Chelsio, provide the highest 10GbE performance available, and dramatically lower host-system CPU communications overhead with on-board hardware that offloads TCP/IP, iSCSI, FCoE, and iWARP RDMA processing from its host system. As a result, the server can achieve increased bandwidth, lower latency, and lower power consumption.

The Specs

Network Adapter
System Type IBM Servers: x3550 M3 x3650 M3 x3690 X5 x3755 M3 dx360 M2 dx360 M3 Operating Systems: Windows 7 (32/64-bit) Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 update 4/5 kernel (RHEL5.4/5.5),(32/64-bit) Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 base kernel (RHEL6),(32/64-bit) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 kernel (SLES11SP1),(32/64-bit)
Quick Glance
Slot/Port Type PCI Express x8
Network Architecture 10GBase-X
Warranty
Warranty Information 1 Year
More Info
URL http://www.ibm.com

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