Intel Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2

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Status : Launched
Launch Date : Q1'12
Vertical Segment : Server
Cable Medium : Copper
Cabling Type : RJ-45 Category-6 up to 55 m; Category-6A up to 100 m
Bracket Height : Low Profile and Full Height
TDP : 13.4 W
Ethernet Controller : Intel® Ethernet Controller X540-BT2
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Supported Operating Systems : Windows Server 2012 R2*, Windows Server 2012*, Windows 8*, Windows Server 2008 R2*, Windows 7*, Windows Server 2008* SP2, Windows Vista* SP2, Windows Server 2003 R2*, Windows Server 2003* SP2, Linux* Stable Kernel version 3.x, 2.6,x, Red Hat Enterprise Linux* 5, 6, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server* 10, 11, FreeBSD 9*, VMware ESX/ESXi*
Networking Specifications
# of Ports : Dual
System Interface Type : PCIe v2.1 (5.0GT/s)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Connectivity (VT-c) : Yes
Speed & Slot Width : 5.0 GT/s, x8 Lane
Controller : Intel X540
Package Specifications
Low Halogen Options Available : See MDDS
Advanced Technologies
Intel® Ethernet Power Management : No
Intel® Data Direct I/O Technology : Yes
Intelligent Offloads : Yes
Storage Over Ethernet : iSCSI, FCoE, NFS
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Connectivity
On-chip QoS and Traffic Management : Yes
Flexible Port Partitioning : Yes
Virtual Machine Device Queues (VMDq) : Yes
PCI-SIG* SR-IOV Capable : Yes