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
Optimized for convergence – one network lowers capital and operating expenses
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, 6SLES 10, 11, Solaris 10 (x86 and x64), VMware ESX/ESXi 4.1 and ESXi 5.0
The HP 554M adapter combines the functionality of Ethernet and Fibre Channel onto a single mezzanine Type A form factor designed for the HP BladeSystem c-Class Gen8 platform.