Product Id: 27629937
Description: Brocade 825 - Host bus adapter - PCIe 2.0 x8 low profile - 8Gb Fibre Channel x 2
Mfr Part #: 342-3542
The Brocade 825 Dual-Port 8 Gbps Host Bus Adapter from Dell provides a level of server connectivity through unmatched hardware capabilities and unique software configurability. This HBA laid the foundation for extending fabric intelligence to servers, virtual machines, applications, and services - enabling end-to-end storage network management. Its Brocade Data Center Fabric (DCF) architecture provides a strategic framework to help simplify data center connectivity, optimize performance and scalability, and reduce cost and risk.
- Maximizes bus throughput with a Fiber Channel to PCIe 2.0a Gen2 bus interface with intelligent lane negotiation
- Enhances security with Fiber Channel-Security Protocol (FC-SP) for device authentication
- Supports virtualized environments with N-Port ID Virtualization (NPIV) for 255 virtual ports
- Uniquely enables end-to-end (server-to-storage) management in Brocade DCF environments