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Broadcom Emulex LightPulse LPE12002-X8 8Gb/s Fiber Channel PCI Express 2.0 Dual Channel Host Bus Adapter w/ Long Wave Optical Transceivers

Package: RETAIL
Ma Labs List#: 71004
Ma Labs SKU#: EM-12002X8
Mfr#: LPE12002-X8
Special Order: Non-cancellable!

  • Mfr Part Number: LPE12002-X8
  • Features:
    • PCIe 2.0 bus-compliant, with PCIe 1.0 backward compatibility supported
    • Support for Message Signaled Interrupts eXtended (MSI-X), improves host utilization & enhances application performance
    • Support for 8Gbps, 4Gbps and 2Gbps Fibre Channel devices
    • Comprehensive virtualization capabilities with support for N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) and Virtual Fabric
    • Host-to-Fabric FC-SP authentication
    • T10 Protection Information (T10 PI) ready - ensures end-to-end data integrity
    • Common driver model allows a single driver to support all Emulex HBAs on a given OS
    • Easy deployment of new firmware with minimal server reboots
    • Efficient centralized administration of Emulex HBAs via powerful management tools
  • Standards:
    • ANSI Fibre Channel: FC-PI-4, FC-FS-2, FC-FS-2/AM1, FC-LS, FC-AL-2, FC-GS-6, FC-FLA, FC-PLDA, FC-TAPE, FC-DA, FCP through FCP-4, SBC-3, FC-SP, FC-HBA and SMI-S v1.1
    • PCI Express base spec 2.0
    • PCI Express card electromechanical spec 2.0
    • Fibre Channel class 2 and 3
    • PHP hot plug-hot swap
  • Architecture:
    • Dual-channel
    • 8Gbps, 4Gbps or 2Gbps FC Link speeds automatically detected
    • Integrated data buffer and code space memory
  • Comprehensive OS Support:
    • Windows, Linux, NetWare, Solaris, VMware
    • Additional support is available from OEMs and partners
  • Hardware Environments: PowerPC, SPARC, x86, x64 and Intel Itanium 64-bit processor family
  • Optical:
    • Data Rates: 2.125, 4.25 and 8.5Gb/s (auto-detected)
    • Long Wave Model - LPe12002-X8:
      • Long wave optics allows board to transmit signal up to 1.4Kmusing 800-SM-LC-I or up to 10km when using 800-SM-LC-L
    • Cable: Operating at 8Gbps
      • 50/125 microns (500MHz km BW)-up to 50m
      • 50/125 microns (2000MHz km BW)-up to 150m
  • Additional Features:
    • Performance Features:
      • Doubling the maximum Fibre Channel link rate from 4Gbps to 8Gbps and enhanced virtualization capabilities help support IT "Green" initiatives
      • Frame-level Multiplexing and out-of-order frame reassembly increases link efficiency and maximizes HBA performance
    • Data Protection Features:
      • End-to-end data protection with hardware parity, CRC, ECC and other advanced error checking and correcting algorithms ensure data is safe from corruption
    • Deployment and Management Features:
      • Universal Boot capability allows the appropriate boot environment to be automatically selected for any given hardware
      • Boot from SAN capability reduces system management costs and increases uptime
      • Detailed real-time event logging and tracing enables quick diagnosis of SAN problems
      • Beaconing feature flashes the HBA LEDs, simplifying their identification within server racks
      • Environmental monitoring feature helps to optimize SAN availability
  • Agency Approvals: FCC Class A; UL/CSA Recognized
  • Dimensions: 6.60 x 2.71 inch / 167.64 x 68.91 mm (Short, low profile MD2 form factor card; Standard bracket)
  • Power & Environmental Requirements:
    • Volts: +3.3, +12
    • Operating Temperature: 0 to 55C (32 to 131F)
    • Storage Temperature: -40 to 70C (-40 to 158F)
    • Relative Humidity: 5% to 95% non-condensing
    • 23 Degree C Wet Bulb