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Emulex LightPulse LPe12004-M8 Host Bus Adaptor 8Gb/s Fibre Channel PCI Express Quad-channel

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  • Quick Find Code: K260300
  • Manufacturers SKU: LPE12004-M8
  • Product UPC/EAN: 0706947009990

Product Description

Streamlined installation and management, unrivalled scalability and industry-leading virtualization support make the quad-channel Emulex LightPulse LPe12004 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter (HBA) an ideal solution for enterprise, mixed-operating system (OS) and virtual server environments. With powerful management capabilities and broad platform support, they deliver maximum performance in the broadest range of applications and environments. Emulex LightPulse HBAs' highly integrated processor design minimized onboard components to improve host performance and efficiency. Advanced error-checking features ensure the integrity of block data as it traverses the Storage Area Network (SAN). Emulex's firmware-based architecture enables feature and performance upgrades without costly hardware changes. The unique Service Level Interface (SLI) allows use of a common driver across all models of Emulex HBAs on a given OS platform. Installation and management facilities are designed to minimize server reboots and further simplify deployment.

Main Features:

  • PCIe 2.0 bus-compliant, with PCIe 1.0 backward compatibility supported
  • Support for Message Signalled Interrupts eXtended (MSI-X), improves host utilization & enhances application performance
  • Support for 8Gb/s, 4Gb/s and 2Gb/s Fibre Channel devices
  • Comprehensive virtualization capabilities with support for N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) and Virtual Fabric
  • Host-to-Fabric FC-SP authentication
  • BlockGuard-ready - ensures end-to-end data integrity
  • Common driver model allows a single driver to support all Emulex HBAs on a given OS
  • Easy deployment of new firmware with minimal server reboots
  • Efficient centralized administration of Emulex HBAs via powerful management tools
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PERFORMANCE Data Transfer Rate Up to 8Gb/s
INTERFACES/PORTS Number of channels 4
Fibre Port 4 x FC
SYSTEM Software Included OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter, OneCommand Manager
Management Universal boot capability allows the appropriate boot environment to be automatically selected for any given hardware • Boot-from-SAN capability reduces system management costs and increases uptime • Detailed real-time event logging and tracing enables quick diagnosis of SAN problems • Beaconing feature flashes the HBA LEDs, simplifying their identification within server racks • Environmental monitoring feature helps to optimize SAN availability
SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS Operating Systems Supported Windows, Linux, NetWare, Solaris (except DR), VMware
COMPLIANCE Approvals Class 1 Laser Product per DHHS 21CFR (J) and EN60825-1; UL recognized to UL 60950-1; CUR recognized to CSA22.2, No. 60950-1-03; Baurt-certified to EN60950-1; FCC rules, Part 15, Class A; ICES-003, Class A; EMC Directive 2004/108/EC (CE Mark): EN55022 Class A, EN55024; EU RoHS Compliant (Directive 2002/95/EC); Australian EMC Framework (C-Tick Mark): AS/NZS CISPR22, Class A; VCCI (Japan), Class A; MIC (Korea), Class A; BSMI (Taiwan), Class A; China RoHS Compliant
Compliant Standards ANSI Fibre Channel: FC-PI-4, FC-FS-2, FC-FS-2/AM1, FC-LS, FC-AL-2, FC-GS-6, FC-FLA, FC-PLDA, FC-TAPE, FC-DA, FCP through FCP-4, SBC-3, FC-SP, FC-HBA and SMI-S v1.1 • PCI Express base spec 2.0 • PCI Express card electromechanical spec 2.0 • Fibre Channel class 2 and 3 • PHP hot plug-hot swap
ATTRIBUTES Card Type Host Bus Adapter
Target System Environment SANs
Bus Type PCI Express 2.0 x8
ENVIRONMENTAL Environmental Operating Temperature 0 to 55°C - Humidity 5 to 95%
PHYSICAL Dimensions 11.16cm (D) x 6.89cm (H)
In The Box 1 x Full-height, half-length Host Bus Adaptor, 1 x Standard full-height bracket, 1 x Firmware download sheet and RoHS sheet
Form Factor Short, low profile MD2
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