Dell 403-BBMU Controller PCI Express Host Bus Adapter
If you need a large quantity of 403-BBMU product - call us at +1 (718) 766 5269 or request a quote at live chat and our sales manager will contact you shortly.
Looking for assistance? Connect with one of our experts
FREE Shipping. We are accepting NET 30 Days Purchase Orders. Get a decision in seconds, without affecting your credit.

Dell 403-BBMU 16GBPS Dual-ports PCI-Express 3.0 X8 Fibre New

Availability: In Stock
Part Number#: 403-BBMU
List Price was: $1479.07
Your Price:
You Save: $843.07 (57% off)

3% Discount on Checkout

Short Description:
403-BBMU 16 Gigabits Per Second (GBPS) Dual-ports Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCI-E) 3.0 X8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter | Made by Dell | Brand New
Product Condition:
New Sealed
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days

Operating System Management and Monitoring

The management and monitoring of a Dell 16GBPS Dual-ports PCI-Express 3.0 X8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter in a 403-BBMU environment will depend on the operating system you are using.

For Windows, you can use the Dell Storage Manager software to manage and monitor the adapter.

For Linux, you can use the Dell Emulex OneCommand Manager software or the native tools provided by the operating system, such as the sysfs file system and lspci command.

It's also important to note that the operating system should have native support for Fibre Channel HBAs, so make sure you are using a supported version of the OS.

Installation and Configuration of the 403-BBMU

  • Before installation, ensure that the computer system meets the requirements for the adapter and that the operating system is compatible.
  • Open the computer case and locate an available PCI-Express x8 slot.
  • Carefully insert the adapter into the slot, making sure to align the connector properly. Secure the adapter to the computer case using the screw provided.
  • Connect the fiber optic cables to the adapter's dual ports. Ensure that the fiber optic cable connectors are properly aligned and locked in place.
  • Close the computer case and power on the computer.
  • Log in to the operating system and go to the device manager.
  • Locate the adapter in the list of devices and right-click on it. Select "Properties".
  • Go to the "Driver" tab and click "Update Driver". Select "Search automatically for updated driver software."
  • The operating system will search for the latest driver for the adapter. If the driver is not found, go to the Dell website and download the latest driver for the adapter.
  • Install the driver according to the instructions provided.
  • Go to the device manager and verify that the adapter is listed and has no error symbols or messages.
  • To configure the adapter, go to the network settings in the operating system and select the adapter as the active network connection.
  • Configure the adapter's settings as needed, such as setting up the IP address and other network parameters.
  • Test the adapter by pinging a network device or transferring files to ensure that it is working correctly.
  • Repeat the installation and configuration process for the second port of the adapter, if needed.

Compatibility and System Requirements


The 403-BBMU Dell 16GBPS Dual-ports PCI-Express 3.0 X8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter is compatible with the following operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2012
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0, 6.0, and 5.9
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 and 11
  • VMware vSphere 6.0, 5.5, and 5.1

System Requirements:

  • A PCI Express 3.0 slot with x8 or higher lane width
  • A computer system running a compatible operating system
  • A Fibre Channel infrastructure or storage device to connect to
  • A Fibre Channel cable to connect the HBA to the storage device
  • Minimum of 1GB memory for Windows, 512MB for Linux, and 4GB memory for VMware vSphere.

General Information

  • Manufacturer Name: Dell
  • MPN: 403-BBMU
  • Type: Controller
  • Capacity Fibre Channel
  • SKU: 403-BBMU

Technical Specifications of the 403-BBMU

  • Host Interface: PCI-Express 3.0 X8
  • Ports: Dual ports
  • Data Transfer Rate: 16GBPS
  • Protocol Support: Fibre Channel
  • Operating System Support: Windows Server 2008 R2 and later, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and later, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 and later, VMware ESXi 5.5 and later
  • RoHS Compliant: Yes
  • Power Consumption: 12W max
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 20.32 x 16.51 x 6.35 cm
  • Weight: 0.68 kg
Product Condition:
New Sealed
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days

Here, you can check more available conditions of your desired product 403-BBMU at a competitive price. We are trying our best to meet your needs on the enterprise-level computer, server, data centre, and networking hardware. You are welcome to ask our live chat or get live representative support over the phone.

Other Available Categories For - Controller - Fiber Channel


Please choose your location for calculate shipping cost.


ALLHDD guarantees that the products will not have defects in material that will affect the product's functionality during the Standard Warranty Period. The warranty period starts when the merchandise/items from our warehouse.

What does ALLHDD.Com warranty cover?

30-days to 3 years warranty:

Replacement or refund. In the case of material defects, we will try to replace the product first. The product will be replaced before the expiration of the original warranty. For any failure of hardware, if we cannot process the replacement of the product(s)/model(s), we will refund the original selling/invoiced price. The shipping costs and sales tax, if any, are non-refundable. ALLHDD retains the right to decide whether the item(s) will process for replacement or refund.

What is not covered by our warranty?

The reason why our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:

(a) misuse of hardware; accidental damage; carelessness product(s) damage; shock; temperature beyond the specification of any product; faulty installation; operation; modification of goods;

(b) any misuse outside the instructions in the user manual for any specific product;

(c) damaged caused by other hardware or equipment. The warranty will void if the item is returned with physical damage, damage to the retail box, removed from the box, counterfeit labels/labelled by them, or any modifications of internal and external covers. Data loss or damages to any other equipment we do not cover by our offered warranty.

What is the Manufacturer/Brand Warranty?

In general, a manufacturer's warranty service/support is a written guarantee to the buyer of a product. Its terms assure the replacement or repair of the product, if necessary, within a specified period after the purchase (2-5 years depending on the brand/manufacturer). It is typically included in the price of the product. Products are brand new and sealed and the original manufacturer box is complete with the Manufacturer's genuine warranty. For most of the brand new/retail products that come with the manual and box, exceptions may apply (i.e., Cisco, Juniper Networks).

For the server parts (i.e., Dell, HPE) to get Full coverage of the warranty server must have a full 3- 5 years warranty. However, ALLHDD.COM will cover the warranty duration if any Manufacturer doesn't support the advertised warranty and there is no refund for those.
Final Sale items are non-returnable/refundable in any situation. Any question? please ask our team before the shipment.

Important notes:

We can provide additional warranty service/support for any product you purchase from us if you need additional warranty coverage before finalizing the order from ALLHDD.Com. You need to ask in live chat/help or call us for more information.

Individual product warranty mentioned on each item product description page/detail page.

Free Technical support on purchased items, our expert consultancy over the phone, by email, by live chat, or by remote login.


Shipping Options and Estimated Delivery Time

UPS Shipping Options:

FREE UPS® Ground (Free shipping to all orders for 48 states!)
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days

UPS 3 Day Select®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days

UPS 2nd Day Air®
Estimated delivery time: 1-2 business days, Delivery by 10:30 AM or 2:00 PM

UPS Next Day Air® Standard Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 2-5 PM, Standard Overnight Delivery.

UPS Next Day Air® - Priority Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight Delivery (Next Business Day) Delivery by 10:30 AM or 12:00 PM

UPS Next Day Air® First Overnight - Early A.M
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:00 AM, Early morning, overnight delivery for your time-critical shipments.

UPS® First Overnight - Saturday
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:30 AM – Saturday

FedEx Shipping Options:

FedEx Ground®
Estimated delivery time: (4–7 business days in the contiguous 48 states)
*For residential delivery via FedEx Ground use FedEx Home Delivery®
Estimated delivery time: 4−7 business days, based on the distance to the destination.

FedEx Express Saver®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (except Hawaii and Alaska)

FedEx 2Day®
Estimated delivery time: 2 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states

FedEx Standard Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses and by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (Hawaii is outbound only)

FedEx Priority Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 10:30 PM to U.S. businesses, noon to most residences)
Available throughout all 50 states

FedEx First Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 8:30 or 9 AM to most areas)
Available throughout all 50 states

Worldwide Shipping Options:

UPS®/FedEx® International Economy

Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days

UPS®/FedEx® International Priority

Estimated delivery time: 2-4 business days

UPS®/FedEx® Ground Shipping Canada

Estimated delivery time: 5-8 business days

Important notes:

  • The processing of orders with Ground Shipping can take up to 24-48 hours. But we try to process all orders the same day.
  • We are not responsible for weather problems that may affect the delivery of goods by carriers. We cannot guarantee the exact delivery time, regardless of the carriers' claims.
  • If you have any specific delivery time requirements, please contact our customer support and someone from our customer service team will be able to help you.
  • You can estimate the shipping cost from the products detail page, also available on the checkout page
  • The shipping cost depends on box dimensions, weight, and zip/postal code
  • To get a FedEx® delivery service you need to mention it on the checkout page notebox.
  • For urgent shipments, please contact our customer service.
  • Shipping cut off 4:00 PM (Monday-Friday) and available blind drop shipment.