MCX354A-FCCT-AX
Category: PCIe 3.0 x8 40Gbs Fiber Network Adapter
Description: Axiom 40Gbs Dual Port QSFP+ PCIe 3.0 x8 NIC Card for Mellanox - MCX354A-FCCT
OEM Part#: MCX354A-FCCT

Features

The Axiom QSFP+ PCIe 3.0 x8 40Gbs Fiber Network Adapter is designed for Servers and high-end appliances. They offer simple integration into any PCI Express X8 to 40 Gigabit Networks. Based on Intel XL710AM Ethernet controller with two fully integrated Gigabit Ethernet Media Access Control (MAC) and XLPPI Interfaces, the Axiom QSFP+ NIC cards are the ideal solution for implementing multiple network segments, mission-critical high-powered networking applications and environments within high performance servers.

Key Features:
* Network Virtualization offloads for VXLAN and NVGRE
* Unified Networking Providing a single wire for LAN and storage: NAS (SMB, NFS) and SAN (iSCSI,FCoE)
* Virtual Bridging Support – VEPA/802.1Qbg,BPE/802.1Qbh
* Physical Functions – Up to 8 per port
* Support for 128 Virtual Device Queues (VMDq) per port
* Hardware Queue Pairs – Up to 1.5K (non-RDMA); up to 256K (RDMA)
* Virtualization - Alleviating hypervisor I/O bottlenecks by providing flow separation for Virtual Machines
* Includes Full Height and Half Height Mounting Brackets
Axiom PCIe 3.0 40Gbs network adapters include a number of advanced features that allow it to provide industry-leading performance and reliability.

*Part Number:* MCX354A-FCCT-AX
*OEM Compatibility:* Mellanox®
*Bus Type:* PCIe v3.0 (8 GT/s)
*Bus Width:* x8
*Chipset:* Intel® XL710AM2
*Data Protocol:* Ethernet
*Data rate supported per port:* Optical: 40 GbE and Direct Attach: 40 GbE
*External Connector:* QSFP+
*Number of Ports:* 2

*LAN and Virtualization Features:*
• Jumbo Frame Support: up to 9.5KB
• Network Virtualization offloads for VXLAN and NVGRE
• Unified Networking Providing a single wire for LAN and storage: NAS (SMB, NFS) and SAN (iSCSI,FCoE)
• Virtual Bridging Support – VEPA/802.1Qbg, BPE/802.1Qbh
• Physical Functions – Up to 8 per port, up to 16 per device
• Support for 128 Virtual Device Queues (VMDq) per port
• Hardware Queue Pairs – Up to 1.5K (non-RDMA); up to 256K (RDMA)
• Virtualization - Alleviating hypervisor I/O bottlenecks by providing flow separation for Virtual Machines (VMs)

*TCP/IP/L2 features:*
• Receive Side Scaling (RSS)
• Large Send Offload (LSO)
• TCP/UDP/IP/SCTP Checksum Offload
• IPV4, IPV6
*OS Compatibility:* Windows Server* 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 Core, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 Core, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 Core, Linux* Stable Kernel version 2.6.32/3x, Linux* RHEL 6.5 and RHEL 7.0, Linux* SLES 11 SP3 and SLES 12, FreeBSD* 9 and FreeBSD* 10, UEFI* 2.1, UEFI* 2.3, VMware ESXi 5.1 (Limited Functionality), Vmware ESXi 5.5
*LED Indicators:*
Link 10G: Green
Link 40G: Yellow
Act: Blue;Blink on Activity
*Dimensions (H x W x D):* 165mm x 13mm x 68mm
*Weight:* 0.31lb
Warranty
3 Year Limited Warranty