Dell Networking 1Gb Ethernet Pass-Through

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GbE pass-through module for Dell M-Series blades

Integrating M-Series blades into the Ethernet infrastructure of your choice.

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Port Attributes

  • 16x copper RJ45 connections
    10/100/1000Mb with auto-negotiation

    Port and system status LED indicators

    Per port status LEDs:
    Link, Activity

    System status LEDs: System status, power

    Hot-swappable, enabling expansion without server interruption
    Support for up to six switch blade modules per M1000e blade chassis


  • 1.0 Gbit/sec line speed with backward compatibility to 100 and 10 Mbit/sec line speed


  • Integrates with any external Gigabit Ethernet switch


  • Module is unmanaged – all management occurs via NIC firmware or O/S.


  • Width: 272.75 mm
    Height: 32.48 mm
    Depth: 307.24 mm


Enhance the Ethernet connectivity of your Dell™ Server with the Gigabit Ethernet Pass-Through Module from Dell. Requiring no firmware upgrade this module supports 10/100/1000 speed auto negotiation allowing you lag-free connectivity. This product has been tested and validated on Dell systems. It is supported by Dell Technical Support when used with a Dell system.

Alternative Ethernet Options for Dell Blades

For Ethernet switches, featuring management capabilities and cable aggregation benefits, click here for available products.


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