This Fibre Ethernet Adapter enables high-performance network connections for IBM eServer xSeries customers. Server performance is optimized so that system I/O does not bottleneck in high-performance networking applications. This adapter uses the latest Gigabit technology to deliver higher data throughput and increased CPU performance. Its flexible architecture efficiently matches the hardware behavior to the operating system. Higher data throughput allows better utilization of the network and contributes to lower latencies for the applications. Lower CPU utilization enables the server to execute applications faster when communicating over the network.
Features & Benefits:
â€¢ 133MHz PCI-X interface for higher throughput and lower CPU utilization
â€¢ Advanced server features maximize availability, scalability and fault tolerance
â€¢ Greater distances and noise resistance enabled through fiber optic connection
â€¢ Low-profile form factor enabled for 2U servers