IBM 10Gigabit Ethernet Card
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Product Information for IBM 10Gigabit Ethernet Card

Highlights for IBM 10Gigabit Ethernet Card

  • Host Interface:PCI Express

Marketing Information

The Emulex Dual Port 10 GbE Virtual Fabric Adapter IIIr for IBM System x, and the Emulex Dual Port 10GbE SFP+ Embedded VFA IIIr for IBM System x; are high-performance, dual-port network adapters for 10 Gb Ethernet (10GbE) networks. They are available as an optional 10 GbE adapter, or as an optional embedded (mezz) 10 GbE technology for select IBM System x models. The Emulex 10 GbE Virtual Fabric Adapter IIIr offers the benefits and flexibility of I/O convergence with a single end-to-end solution. An optional software license will upgrade the base adapter to include FCoE and iSCSI Hardware Acceleration.


  • Host Interface: PCI Express
  • USB: No
  • Serial Port: No
  • Ethernet AUI: No
  • PoE (RJ-45) Port: No

General Information

  • Product Type: 10Gigabit Ethernet Card
  • Manufacturer Part Number: 00D8540
  • Manufacturer Website Address:
  • Manufacturer: IBM Corporation
  • Product Name: 10Gigabit Ethernet Card
  • Brand Name: IBM

I/O Expansions

  • Expansion Slot Type: SFP+
  • Number of Total Expansion Slots: 2
  • Number of SFP+ Slots: 2

Media & Performance

  • Media Type Supported: Optical Fiber


Device Supported


Platform Supported


Certifications & Standards

  • EN55022
  • EN55024
  • EN60950 / CE
  • EN 61000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3
  • IEC 950 CB Scheme
  • FCC Part 15 Class A
  • UL 1950
  • CSA C22.2 950-95
  • VCCI
  • NZ AS3548 / C-tick
  • RRL for MIC (KCC)
  • BSMI (EMC)
  • UL 94-/V

Network & Communication

  • Network Technology: 10GBase-X
  • InfiniBand: No

Physical Characteristics

  • Weight (Approximate): 3.35 oz
  • Form Factor: Plug-in Card
  • Height: 6.6"
  • Width: 2.7"
  • Depth: 0.7"


  • Limited Warranty: 1 Year

Additional Product Specifications