Product Id: 21347155
Description: HPE StorageWorks 81E - Host bus adapter - PCIe low profile - 8Gb Fibre Channel - Fibre Channel - 2 ports + 2 x SFP+ - for Integrity rx2660, rx2800 i4, rx6600, rx7640, rx8640; Modular Smart Array 2040, 2040 10
Mfr Part #: AH402A
MSRP: $3,013.00The HP StorageWorks 8Gb PCIe Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapters brings datacenter infrastructure components to a higher level of performance and efficiency with the ability to deliver twice the I/O performance of 4Gb HBAs. An 8Gb FC HBA purchased today is backward compatible with 4 and 2 Gb storage networks and will protect future investments. When using storage intensive applications, such as backup/restore, database transactions, virtualization, and rich media, the increased performance of the 8 Gb infrastructure enables more rapid storage and retrieval of critical information.
Finally, 8Gb PCIe FC Host Bus Adapters provide a number of features that work together to reduce power consumption, thus delivering a "green" benefit within the server.