NOTE: The Gigabit Ethernet adapters above transmit from the server at 2000 Mbps, full duplex per port. For more information, see the “Network Controller” segment in the Standards Features section.
10 Gigabit Ethernet Mezzanines
HP NC512m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter NOTE: An NC512m network adapter card is required for each server blade connecting to the HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch. NOTE: The NC512m is supported in type II x8 PCI Express mezzanine slots; maximum one adapter per server. For more information, see the Mezzanine Slot Compatibility matrix within the HP NC512m Dual Port 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter QuickSpecs: http://h18004.www1.hp.com/products/servers/networking/nc512m/index.html NOTE: A minimum of 2 GB of server memory is required per NC512m and supports a maximum of 32 GB for Windows and 64 GB for Linux. NOTE: The NC512m adapter transmits from the server only at 20 Gbps, full duplex per port.
HP NC532m Dual Port Flex-10 10GbE Multifunction BL-c Adapter NOTE: The NC532m network adapter card is required for each server blade connecting to a 10Gb interconnect in bays 3-8 (HP BladeSystem c7000 Enclosure) or bays 3-4 (HP BladeSystem c3000 Enclosure). NOTE: The NC532m requires a minimum of 2 GB of server memory. NOTE: The NC532m supports linking at 1000Mbps or 10000Mbps when not connected to a Flex-10 enabled module and will link with all current 1Gb switches at 1Gb.
NOTE: The components of a storage subsystem (e.g. the drive, the HBA/controller, and the server backplane) should operate at the same data transfer rate or the system bandwidth will be negotiated down to an acceptable level for all components.