10GbE Pass-Through Modules for Dell M1000e Blade Enclosures

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10 GbE Pass-Through Module For Dell M-Series Blades

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  • Dimensions:

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


    2.6 kg without SFP’s; 3.0 kg with SFP’s


  • 10 Gigabit per second line speed per port, full duplex


  • DC Input:

    2V from shared power supplies in M1000e blade enclosure

    Power Consumption:

    Approximately 20 Watts without SFP’s
    Approximately 28 Watts with SFP’s


  • Module is unmanaged – all management occurs via NIC firmware or O/S, or external switch Device status is available through the M1000e Chassis Management Controller (CMC)

    Dell 10GbE-k Pass-Through Module performs a power on self-test and various ongoing diagnostics to ensure proper operation

Environmental Operating Conditions

  • Please see limits associated with M1000e blade enclosure


Dell M-Series blade customers enjoy increased flexibility of choice with more bandwidth and higher performance from the 10 Gigabit Ethernet Pass-Through I/O module. The I/O modules seamlessly integrate each PowerEdge server blade directly to your choice of external Ethernet infrastructure. In addition to improved I/O, the Ethernet pass-through module offers security benefits isolating server traffic to and from each independent server blade. Other features and benefits include:

Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades
Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades : Scalability
Scalability from 1 to 16 server to network pass-through ports
Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades : SFP+
Utilizes SFP+ external connectors for flexible choices including optical transceivers and SFP+ direct attach cables
Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades : Distance Support
Increased distance support using SR and LRM SFP+ optical transceivers
Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades : I/O modules
Up-to four hot-swappable I/O modules per blade chassis ensures maximum I/O and redundancy
Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through I/O Module for M-Series Blades : Protection
Investment protection for 10Gb server to switch connectivity utilizing current and future blade mezzanine I/O cards
This product has been tested and validated on Dell systems. It is supported by Dell Technical Support when used with a Dell system.

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