Dell 5W73V 2-Ports Adapter
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Dell 5W73V 2 Ports 16GFC Short Wave Optical–LC SFP+ PCI-E New

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Short Description:
5W73V 2 Ports 16GFC Short Wave Optical –LC Small Form-Factor Pluggable Plus (SFP+) (Upgradeable To 32GFC) Peripheral Component Interconnect Express (PCIE) Gen3 X8 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter (HBA) | Made by Dell | Brand New
Product Condition:
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Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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Features and Benefits

The Dell 5W73V 2 Ports 16GFC Short Wave Optical–LC Fibre PCI-E Channel SFP+ HBA offers the following features and benefits:

  • High-speed performance: The HBA provides high-speed 16GFC performance for data transfer and storage applications.
  • Dual-port design: The dual-port design provides redundancy and allows for connection to multiple storage devices.
  • Short-wave optical technology: The HBA uses short-wave optical technology, which provides longer reach and improved performance over longer distances.
  • PCI-E interface: The HBA uses the PCI-E interface, which provides fast and efficient data transfer.
  • SFP+ form factor: The HBA uses the SFP+ form factor, which is compact and easy to install.
  • Compatibility: The HBA is compatible with a wide range of operating systems and storage systems.
  • Scalability: The HBA can be easily scaled to meet growing storage needs.
  • Improved reliability: The HBA provides improved reliability and performance, which helps to reduce downtime and improve overall system efficiency.
  • Easy management: The HBA provides easy management and monitoring of storage devices, which helps to simplify storage administration.

Performance Optimization

Here are some tips to optimize the performance of the Dell 5W73V 2 Ports 16GFC Short Wave Optical–LC Fibre PCI-E Channel SFP+ HBA:

  • Ensure compatibility: Verify that the operating system and the server are compatible with the HBA before installing it.
  • Load the latest drivers: Load the latest drivers for the HBA to ensure maximum performance.
  • Use high-quality SFP+ transceivers: Use high-quality, fully-compatible SFP+ transceivers to connect to the storage array.
  • Configure HBA settings: Configure the HBA settings such as the World Wide Name (WWN) and target ID correctly to optimize performance.
  • Monitor performance: Regularly monitor the HBA performance using performance monitoring tools such as Windows Performance Monitor or the HBA management software.
  • Maintain optimal environment: Maintain a clean and cool environment for the server and HBA to prevent overheating and other environmental issues.
  • Check for firmware updates: Regularly check for firmware updates for the HBA and the storage array to resolve any performance issues.

Host Interface Compatibility

The 5W73V Dell 2 Ports 16GFC Short Wave Optical–LC Fibre PCI-E Channel SFP+ HBA is designed with a PCI-E 3.0 x8 host interface. This host interface provides high-speed data transfer and improved performance, making it suitable for high-performance computing and data center applications.

The HBA is compatible with a wide range of server platforms and operating systems, including:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2 and 2016
  • VMware vSphere ESXi 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 6.0 and 6.5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5, 6 and 7
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 and 12
  • Oracle Solaris 11.2 and 11.3

General Information about this Dell 5W73V

  • Brand: Dell
  • Part Number or SKU# 5W73V
  • Type: Controller
  • Sub-Type: Fibre Channel

Technical Information for this Dell PCI-E Controller

  • Physical Dimensions Short, Low Profile PCI-E Card, 167.64MM X 68.91MM (6.60Inch X 2.71Inch)
  • Cable Support 100M At 32GB On 50/125 MM OM4 Mmf, 20M At 32GB On 50/125 MM Om2 Mmf, 70M At 32GB On 50/125 MM Om3 Mmf, Operating At 32GB
  • Optical Data Rates 14.025 GB/S (1600MB/S), 8.5 GB/S (800MB/S), 4.25 GB/S (400 MB/S) (Auto-Detected)
  • Hardware Environment Powerpc, Sparc, Intel X86, X64
  • Ports 2
  • Optics Short Wave Lasers With Lc Type Connector Fixed Optics
  • Host Bus Type PCIE Gen3 X8
  • I/O Controller:Xe501
  • Operating Humidity 5% To 95% Non-Condensing
  • Os Support Additional Support Is Available From Oems And Partners, Oracle Solaris, Suse® Linux Enterprise Server, Vmware Vsphere.
  • Industry Standards Current Ansi/Ietf Standards: Fc-Pi-4, Fc-Da, Fc-Da-2, Fc-Fs, Fc-Gs-6, Fc-Ls-2, Fc-Ph-2, Fc-Ph-3, Fc-Pi, Fc-Pi-2, Fc-Pi-5, Fcp-4, Fibre Channel Class 3, Legacy Ansi/Ietf Standards: Fc-Ph, Pcie Base Spec 3.0, Pcie Card Electromechanical Spec 3.0, Php Hot Plug-Hot Swap, Sbc-3, Spc-4, Ssc-4

Contact us or ask for live chat/help if you have any questions about the compatibility of this item to ensure the model's matching features with your current system.

Product Condition:
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Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
90 Days

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