One platform for network and storage connection
Multiple protocol offloads for optimum server efficiency
Industry leading performance per watt for power savings
Easy to deploy and manage
Supports receive-side scaling (RSS) for the efficient distribution of network receive processing across multiple CPUs in multiprocessor systems
Two ports, each at 20 Gbps full duplex
40 Gbps aggregate full duplex theoretical bandwidth.
PCI Express v2.0 (Gen 2) x8
8.6W Idle and 10W Maximum
802.1p, 802.1q, 802.1qau, 802.3ad, 802.3ae, 802.3ap (10GBase-KX4), and, 802.3x
Compatible operating systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2, R2 (x86 and x64), Microsoft Windows Hyper-V, R2 SP1, RHEL 5, 6, 7SLES 10, 11, Solaris 10 (x86 and x64), VMware ESX 4, ESX 5.0
The HP 552M is a Flex-10 10Gb 2-port Ethernet adapter in a mezzanine Type A form factor designed for the HP BladeSystem c-Class Gen8 platform.