IBM Intelligent Cluster and iDataPlex OEM Adapters
 
 
    
  
CHELSIO 40/10GbE UNIFIED WIRE ADAPTERS
40/10GbE Adapters
IBM P/N
46W0609
46W0620
46W0615
46M2237
46M2241
Chelsio P/N
T520-LL-CR
T580-LP-CR
T540-CR
T420-CR
T440-CR
Number of Ports
2x10G
2x40G
4x10G
2x10G
4x10G
Connector Type
SFP+ cage
QFP+ cage
SFP+ cage
SFP+ cage
SFP+ cage
Host Interface
PCIe x8 Gen 3
PCIe x8 Gen 3
PCIe x8 Gen 3
PCIe x8 Gen 2
PCIe x8 Gen 2
Description
Low Profile
Low Profile
Half Length
Low Profile
Half Size
Connection Capacity
32K
32K
32K
32K
32K
Power
16W
17W
16W
11.94W
12.65W
Recommended For:
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
10GbE Adapters
IBM P/N
46M2245
81Y8021
59Y1952
46M1817
59Y1956
Chelsio P/N
T420-BCH
T420-SO-CR
S310E-CR
S320-BCH
S320E-CR
Number of Ports
2x10G
2x10G
1x10G
2x10G
2x10G
Connector Type
XAUI
SFP+ cage
SFP+ cage
XAUI
SFP+ cage
Host Interface
PCIe x8 Gen 2
PCIe x8 Gen 2
PCIe x8
PCIe x8
PCIe x8
Description
IBM CFFh
Low Profile
Low Profile
IBM CFFh
Half Size
Connection Capacity
32K
128
32K
32K
32K
Power
12.60W
8.86W
16.7 W
16 W
21.7 W
Recommended For:
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, FCoE, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, Virtualization
Unified Wire: NIC, TOE, iSCSI, RDMA, Virtualization
 
LINUX DRIVER DETAILS
Chip Revision T5/T4
Distribution Source SLES 11 SP3 SLES 11 SP2 SLES 11 SP1 RHEL 6U5 RHEL 6U4 RHEL 6U3
Driver Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire
Release Date 06/03/2014 06/03/2014 09/27/2013 02/03/2012 06/03/2014 12/12/2013 05/09/2013
Version 2.9.1.0 2.9.1.0 2.6.0.5 1.1.0.10 2.9.1.0 2.8.0.0 2.4.0.0
Support Documents
Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes

Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes
User Guide
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Chip Revision
T4
T3
Distribution RHEL 6U2 RHEL 6U1 RHEL 6 RHEL 5U5
Driver Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire Chelsio Unified Wire NIC/TOE NIC/TOE
Release Date 11/05/2012 02/03/2012 05/25/2011 03/01/2011 03/04/2011
Version 2.2.0.0 1.1.0.10 1.0.2.26 1.0.1.4 1.5.1.6
Support Documents
Release Notes
User Guide

Release Notes

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WINDOWS DRIVER DETAILS
Chip Revision T3 T4
Driver NIC/TOE ND NIC/TOE
Release Date 10/27/2010 10/09/2009 05/16/2011
Version 1.5.13.46 1.5.13.1 4.0.0.22
Support Documents
Release Notes

Release Notes

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VMWARE DRIVER DETAILS
Chip Revision T3
Driver NIC Virtual Multi-Port
Release Date 09/30/2009 02/04/2010
Version 1.3.1 1.3.1
Support Documents
Release Notes

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SUPPORTED SERVER MATRIX
IBM Part Number
Chelsio T580-LP-CR
Dual-port (QFP+) 40GbE PCI-E 3.0 Adapter
46W0620
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T520-LL-CR
Dual-port (SFP+) 10GbE PCI-E 3.0 Adapter
46W0609
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T540-CR
Quad-port (SFP+) 10GbE PCI-E 3.0 Adapter
46W0615
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T420-CR
Dual-port (SFP+) 10GbE PCI-E 2.0 Adapter
46M2237
Y
Y
Y
N
N
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
Y
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T420-SO-CR
Dual-port (SFP+) 10GbE PCI-E 2.0 Adapter
81Y8021
Y
Y
Y
N
N
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
Y
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T440-CR
Quad-Port (SFP+) 10GbE PCI-E 2.0 Adapter
46M2241
Y
Y
Y
N
N
N
Y
N
N
Y
N
Y
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Chelsio T420-BCH
Dual-port 10GbE CFFh Expansion Card
46M2245
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
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