Performance and Speed
The Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter is a high-performance network adapter that provides fast and reliable connectivity for your computer or server. It supports both data and storage traffic over a single Ethernet connection, helping to streamline your network infrastructure and reduce costs.
The adapter features two 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports, providing high-speed connectivity for demanding network applications such as data center virtualization, high-definition video, and large file transfers. It also supports advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS), Virtual LAN (VLAN) tagging, and Jumbo Frame support, enabling you to optimize network performance for your specific needs.
The Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter is also designed for high reliability and performance. It uses a PCI Express (PCI-E) interface for fast and efficient data transfer, and supports advanced error correction and flow control protocols to ensure data integrity.
In terms of speed, the adapter is capable of delivering data transfer rates of up to 20 Gbps, which is significantly faster than traditional Ethernet adapters. This makes it ideal for high-speed data transfer applications, such as large file transfers and database replication.
Features and Benefits
Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter is a high-performance, dual-port 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) adapter designed for enterprise-class data centers. This adapter offers a number of features and benefits that make it an ideal choice for businesses looking to enhance the performance of their network.
Features of the Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter include:
- Dual-port connectivity: This adapter provides two 10GbE ports, allowing businesses to connect two devices to their network simultaneously.
- PCI Express (PCIe) 3.0 interface: The adapter is designed for use with PCIe 3.0-enabled servers and switches, providing high-speed data transfer and increased network performance.
- iSCSI and FCoE support: The adapter supports both iSCSI and FCoE protocols, enabling businesses to run both storage and data traffic on the same network.
- Enhanced reliability: The adapter is built with advanced error-correction and fault-tolerance features, helping to minimize downtime and ensure reliable network performance.
- Optimized for virtualized environments: The adapter has been optimized for use with virtualized environments, providing businesses with improved network performance and greater flexibility.
Benefits of the Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter include:
- Increased network performance: The 10GbE connectivity provided by the adapter allows businesses to transfer data quickly and efficiently, reducing network latency and improving overall performance.
- Better utilization of network resources: The adapter's support for iSCSI and FCoE protocols enables businesses to use the same network for storage and data traffic, improving the efficiency of their network resources.
- Enhanced reliability: The advanced error-correction and fault-tolerance features of the adapter help to minimize downtime and ensure that businesses can rely on their network for mission-critical applications.
- Improved virtualization support: The adapter's optimization for virtualized environments allows businesses to take full advantage of the benefits of virtualization, improving the flexibility and scalability of their network.
- Lower TCO: The high-performance and reliability of the adapter can help businesses to lower their total cost of ownership, as it reduces downtime, increases network efficiency, and minimizes the need for additional hardware.
Ease of Management and Maintenance
The Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01 Ethernet X520 2 Ports PCI-E Converged Network Adapter is a high-performance network adapter that is designed for easy management and maintenance. This adapter is equipped with advanced features that allow for ease of use and reliability. Some of these features include:
- Easy Installation: This adapter comes with a plug-and-play design, making installation a breeze. Simply insert the adapter into a PCI Express slot and connect it to your network.
- Centralized Management: The adapter can be managed through a centralized management platform, such as Cisco UCS Manager, making it easy to monitor and manage your network.
- Driver Support: The adapter is supported by a wide range of operating systems, including Windows and Linux, making it easy to integrate into your existing infrastructure.
- Firmware Updates: The adapter supports firmware updates, ensuring that it stays up-to-date with the latest features and security patches.
- Advanced Monitoring and Diagnostics: The adapter comes with advanced monitoring and diagnostic tools, making it easy to identify and troubleshoot network issues.
General Information about this Cisco N2XX-AIPCI01
- Manufacturer: Cisco
- Part Number or SKU# N2XX-AIPCI01
- Device Type: Network Adapter
Technical Information of Cisco PCI-E Adapter
- Form Factor: Plug-in Card-Low Profile
- Interface (bus) Type: Pci Express 2.0 X8
- Ports Qty: 2 Ports
- Data Link Protocol: 10 Gigabit Ethernet
- Data Transfer Rate: 10 Gbps
- Network / Transport Protocol: Tcp/ip, Udp/ip, Ipsec, Iscsi
- Processor: 82599es - Intel
- Compliant Standards: Ieee 802.3, Ieee 802.1q, Ieee 802.1p, Ieee 802.3ad (lacp), Ieee 802.1ae, Ieee 802.1as
About Refurbished Products
A network adapter also called a network interface card is a plug-in card that serves to allow computers to both transmit and receive data on a local network. It is a component of a computer's internal hardware that facilitates communication over a network.
In a more current context, network adapters will refer to an Ethernet adapter where the Ethernet circuitry is built into motherboards of the latest desktops and laptop computers. Other times, a network adapter may also refer to a wireless (Wi-Fi) adapter.
In all instances, the adapter allows a computer to connect with another computer, a server, or other networking devices through a LAN connection. The use of a network adapter is not limited to wired connections as it is used for wireless networks. The adapters for wired networks come with an RJ-45 port that may use either the twisted or untwisted pair cables for network connectivity. For the wireless adapters, the network connection is facilitated through a built-in antenna or an externally connected antenna. Both the wired and wireless network adapters support the popular LAN protocols including TCP/IP. We have 1-port, 2-port, 4-port, 6-port, 8-port, and 16-port options that support speeds of 10, 25, 40, or even 100 Gigabits.
The plug-in network interface cards (NICs) are normally used in high-performance machines especially if a faster Ethernet standard is relatively new and available but is yet to become mainstream. In fact, the major difference between network adapters lies in the network protocol it supports.
We have the different types of network adapters necessary for building computer-to-computer networks that don't have a switch or hub. All the network adapters are fairly inexpensive and readily adaptable to different applications within a network. Some of the common types available are:
Network adapters common types
- Desktop Network Interface Card: This adapter is usually connected to a PCI or PCIe slot, whichever is available on the motherboard of your desktop computer. You will need to open your computer's case and it, therefore, presents the most difficult installation method. The PCIe slot is generally found in new computers.
- PC Card or PCMCIA Card: PCMCIA is the abbreviation for Personal Computer Memory Card International Association. The name has undergone changes over time to be referred to as a PC Card or ExpressCard. For dimensions, the PC card is almost similar in size to a credit card but is significantly thicker. The PC card is connected to a PC or PCMCIA card slot in your desktop computer or laptop computer.
- USB adapter: This network adapter is typically a small device, similar to a thumb drive, with a USB interface. Installation is easy and straightforward since it is plugged into the USB port of your desktop or laptop computer or other network devices that have a USB port.
- Wireless game adapters also referred to as media adapters, are connected to older game consoles and home entertainment devices so as to act as a bridge to Wi-Fi capability. They help expand functionality on these entertainment devices through connections to the internet.
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