Intelligent Ethernet Adapters
QLogic 3400 Series
The QLogic® FastLinQ™ 3400 Series 10GbE Intelligent Ethernet Adapters are OEM-proven adapters that provide exceptional value in delivering industry-leading features and performance to enable the most efficient and agile software-defined data centers (SDDNs). Designed for server and network virtualization, the 3400 Series Adapters provide stateless offload support for VXLAN/NVGRE and SR-IOV to boost server CPU efficiency and maximize application performance.
The QLogic® FastLinQ™ 3400 Series 10GbE Intelligent Ethernet Adapters—available in 10GBASE-T (RJ45), SR optic, and direct attach copper (DAC)—support LAN (TCP/IP) traffic at 10Gbps Ethernet (GbE) line-rate speeds. The 3400 Series Adapter is the solution of choice for workload-intensive virtualized computing environments, providing a reliable, high-performance 10GbE connectivity solution.
QLE3440-CU (Single Port)
Ships with empty SFP+ cages (optics and cables are not included)2
QLE3442-CU (Dual Port)
QLE3442-RJ (Dual Port)
Ships with RJ45 connectors (10GBASE-T). Intended for use with twisted pair copper cabling (not included)2
QLE3440-SR (Single Port)
Ships with SR optical transceiver2
QLE3442-SR (Dual Port)
Ships with SR optical transceivers2
2. Ships with a standard-size bracket installed. A spare low-profile bracket (-CK and -SP only) is also included.
QLogic FastLinQ 3400 Series 10Gbps Ethernet-to-PCIe® Intelligent Ethernet Adapters
Control costs, optimize performance and scale VM density.
Gain control, optimize deployment flexibility, and scale application performance.
QLogic FastLinQ adapters maximize multi-core server CPU utilization, increase virtualized network performance, support 16 million VLANs, and enable dynamic VM migration across geographies.
QLogic FastLinQ adapters offer a unique combination of virtualized network acceleration technologies embedded in the hardware that when combined dramatically increase application performance by offering lower I/O latency, higher network bandwidth, and increased server CPU efficiency.
QLogic FastLinQ Adapters Boost Server CPU Efficiency for Better VMware® VXLAN Performance.
Using NIC Partitioning and SR-IOV concurrently to your benefit.
QLogic® FastLinQ™ 3400 Series 10GbE Intelligent Ethernet Adapters deliver more secure, reliable and consistent performance for a more satisfying user experience.
QLogic Intelligent Ethernet Adapters and Converged Network Adapters ensure database backup completes in record time and applications continue to perform with maximum Quality of Service (QoS) thanks to Switch Independent NIC Partitioning.
QLogic QLE3442 Intelligent Ethernet Adapter Now Certified on Cloudera 5.
QLogic Intelligent Ethernet Adapters accelerate Hart’s network and application performance as much as 10X.
Practical Use Cases for QLogic 3400/8400 Series 10Gb Ethernet Adapters.
How the dynamic allocation of bandwidth uniquely improves Quality of Service (QoS).
QLogic Switch Independent NIC Partitioning (NPAR).
QLogic Energy Efficient Ethernet Adapters.
QLogic FastLinQ QLE3442-RJ makes networking simple and cost-effective.
Intelligent Ethernet from QLogic improves performance by over 55%.
QLogic FastLinQ 3400 Series Intelligent Ethernet Adapters for Flexible Networking.
This guide is intended for IT professionals, technical architects, sales engineers, and consultants to assist in planning, designing, and implementing virtualized data center infrastructures using QLogic Fibre Channel, Intelligent Ethernet and Converged Network Adapters.
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