Dell 331 8190 4 Ports Expansion Module
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Dell 331-8190 10GBPS SFP+ 4 Port Adapter Hot Swap Expansion Refurbished

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331-8190 Quad-Ports 10 Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) Hot Swap Small Form-Factor Pluggable Plus (SFP+) Expansion Module for N4032 N4032F N4064 and N4064F Ethernet Switch for Server | Made by Dell | Refurbished
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Product Overview of the Dell 331-8190 Expansion Module

In the realm of networking, having a robust and high-performance adapter is crucial for seamless data transfer and connectivity. The Dell 331-8190 10GBPS SFP+ 4 Port Adapter Hot Swap Expansion Module is a notable contender in this space, offering advanced features for enhanced network capabilities. This comprehensive review aims to delve into the key specifications, performance metrics, and potential applications of the Dell 331-8190, providing valuable insights for IT professionals, businesses, and enthusiasts seeking reliable networking solutions.

10GBPS SFP+ Connectivity

At the core of the Dell 331-8190 is its support for 10 Gigabits per second (10GBPS) data transfer rates, facilitated through the Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP+) technology. This high-speed connectivity is instrumental in ensuring swift and efficient data transmission, reducing latency and improving overall network performance.

4 Port Adapter Configuration

The inclusion of four ports in the adapter configuration provides versatility and scalability in network setups. It allows for multiple connections, enabling the device to handle increased data traffic and enhancing the overall capacity and efficiency of the network.

Hot Swap Capability

One of the standout features of the Dell 331-8190 is its hot-swap capability. This functionality allows for the module to be replaced or added without shutting down the system. This is particularly valuable in scenarios where continuous network availability is crucial, as it minimizes downtime during maintenance or upgrades.

Expansion Module Design

The expansion module design ensures flexibility in deployment. It can be added to compatible Dell systems to expand and enhance their networking capabilities, adapting to the evolving needs of the network infrastructure.

Performance Metrics

Data Transfer Rates

The 10GBPS SFP+ connectivity ensures high data transfer rates, making the Dell 331-8190 suitable for bandwidth-intensive applications. Whether handling large file transfers, streaming media, or supporting data-intensive processes, the adapter excels in providing rapid data transmission.

Port Efficiency

With four ports available, the Dell 331-8190 optimizes port efficiency. Multiple connections can be established simultaneously, distributing network traffic and preventing bottlenecks. This is especially beneficial in scenarios where network congestion needs to be minimized.

Low Latency

The high-speed SFP+ connectivity contributes to low latency, ensuring that data packets traverse the network with minimal delays. This is crucial for real-time applications, such as video conferencing and online gaming, where low latency is a key factor in maintaining a smooth user experience.

Hot Swap Efficiency

The hot-swap capability enhances operational efficiency. IT administrators can replace or add modules on the fly, reducing the need for system downtime. This feature is particularly valuable in environments where continuous network availability is a top priority.


Dell is synonymous with reliability, and the 331-8190 lives up to this reputation. The module is designed to deliver consistent and dependable performance, ensuring that network operations remain stable even in demanding and high-traffic environments.

Use Cases

Enterprise Networking

The Dell 331-8190 is well-suited for enterprise networking environments where high-speed data transfer and reliability are paramount. Its 10GBPS SFP+ connectivity and four-port configuration make it an excellent choice for businesses with extensive networking needs, supporting the seamless flow of data within the organization.

Data Centers

In the dynamic and demanding setting of data centers, the Dell 331-8190 stands out. Its hot-swap capability allows for efficient maintenance without disrupting critical network operations. The four-port configuration caters to the diverse connectivity requirements of servers and other networked devices in a data center environment.

High-Performance Computing (HPC)

For environments engaged in high-performance computing tasks, the Dell 331-8190's high-speed connectivity and multiple ports support the rapid exchange of data between interconnected systems. This is crucial for parallel processing and collaborative computing scenarios.

Telecommunication Networks

Telecommunication networks, where low latency and high data transfer rates are essential, can benefit from the capabilities of the Dell 331-8190. Its hot-swap functionality ensures that network disruptions are minimized, making it suitable for maintaining continuous communication services.

General Information about the Dell 331-8190

  • Manufacturer: Dell
  • Part Number or SKU# 331-8190
  • Product Type: Network Adapter


  • Ports: 4 x 10 Gigabit SFP+
  • Data Link Protocol: 10 Gigabit Ethernet
  • Features: Hot Swap Module Replacement


  • Interfaces: 4 x 10Gb Ethernet - SFP+
Compatibility Information: Designed For
  • Dell Force10 MXL Blade
  • Dell Networking C7008, N4032, N4032f, N4064, N4064f
  • Dell Networking N4064f
  • Dell Networking N4064
  • Dell Networking N4000 Series
  • Dell Networking N4032f

Finally, the Dell 331-8190 10GBPS SFP+ 4 Port Adapter Hot Swap Expansion Module emerges as a powerful solution for enhancing network capabilities. Its blend of high-speed connectivity, multiple ports, hot-swap capability, and reliability makes it a valuable asset in diverse networking environments. Whether deployed in enterprise networks, data centers, high-performance computing setups, or telecommunication networks, the Dell 331-8190 excels in delivering the performance and flexibility required in modern networking infrastructures. As organizations and IT professionals seek robust networking solutions to meet the challenges of a connected world, the Dell 331-8190 stands out as a reliable and high-performance expansion module for optimizing network performance.

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