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Broadcom® NetXtreme™ II 5708 Single Port Ethernet PCI-Express Network Interface Card with TOE and iSCSI Offload
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The NetXtreme II 5708 NIC also provides iSCSI Host Bus Adapter (HBA) functionality by offloading the iSCSI block level storage processing onto the NIC and running iSCSI through the existing Ethernet infrastructure. Remote Boot and Wake on LAN capability enables remote system setup and maintenance which can reduce the costs of on-site service1 visits. Smart Load Balancing helps increase throughput and fault tolerance when network interface cards are configured to work together as a team to share traffic and eliminate bottlenecks. Receive Side Scaling (RSS) enables packet receive processing to scale with the number of available processors. *These features have been designed to meet the specifications outlined in the Microsoft® Server 2003 Scalable Networking Pack. The Broadcom® NetXtreme II® 5708 Single Port Ethernet PCI-Express Network Interface Card with TOE/iSCSI Offload helps preserve your existing networking environment: operating systems, network administration tools, core cabling, personnel training, etc., while increasing network functionality.
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- Broadcom 5708C
- Four Lanes (x4)
- PCI Express
- 5.8 x 2.5 in
- 10/100/1000 Mbps
Wake On LAN
Receive Side Scaling (RSS)
- Category 5
Maximum Cable Length
- 100 meters
TCP/IP Offload Engine (TOE)
- TCP/IP Offload Engine (TOE) for increased bi-directional throughput and performance
Receive Side Scaling (RSS)
- IEEE 802.3z, 802.3x, Dynamic 802.3ad, 802.3p, 802.1Q PCI ExpressTM ver 1.0a, ACPI ver 2.0
Operating System (Dell recommends Windows 10 Pro.)
- Microsoft® Windows® 2003 Server all editions
Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 3 and 4 for x86 and AMD64/EM64T
SUSE® Linux Enterprise Server 9 for x86 and AMD64/EM64T
NDIS 2 for DOS
No Linux support for TOE, Microsoft Server 2003 Scalable Networking Pack required for TOE
- PowerEdge™ 1950/2900/2950/840/860
- Automatic link aggregation and load balancing
PCI Hot-plug: remove/replace server NIC without powering down the server
Smart Load Balancing for heterogeneous failover and increased throughput
Multiple boot agents supporting RPL, BootP, and PXE
- NETBUI, Collision Sense Multiple Access/Collision Avoidance, 802.2 NetBios, IPX/SPX, IPX, IP, TCP/IP
Environmental Operating Conditions
Operating: 32° to 131° F (0° to 55° C)
Storage: -40° to 185° F (-40° to 85° C)
- +3.3V +/-5%, Maximum 2A @3.3V (DC)
- 1-year limited warranty*