Supported IO Cards for SPARC T4-2 Server

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    The following table lists I/O cards that are supported into the server. Some of these cards may have had is End of Life announced, and some may have passed their Last Order Date.

    For more information, refer to the Product Manuals.

    IO card Model Number Max Quantity Comments
    Network Interface Card (NIC)
    Sun PCI-E Low-Profile Dual GigE MMF X7281A-2-N 10
    Sun x8 PCI express Quad Gigabit Ethernet UTP low profile adapter X4447A-Z-N 10
    Sun Dual Port GbE PCIe 2.0 Low Profile Adapter, MMF 7100481 10
    Sun Quad Port GbE PCIe 2.0 Low Profile Adapter, UTP 7100477 10
    Sun Dual Port 10GBase-T Adapter 7100488 10 with S11
      8 with S10
    Sun Dual 10GbE SFP+ PCIe 2.0 Low Profile adapter incorporating Intel 82599 10 Gigabit Ethernet controller and supporting pluggable SFP+ Transceivers X1109A-Z 10
    Dual rate transceiver: SFP+ SR. Support 1 Gb/sec and 10 Gb/sec dual rate X2129A-N 20
    Sun dual speed 10 GbE SFP+ long reach pluggable transceiver X5562A-Z 20
    SFP+ TwinX passive copper cable assembly (direct connection) 1M. Assembly includes the cable and SFP+ connectors X2130A-1M-N 20
    SFP+ TwinX passive copper cable assembly (direct connection) 3M. Assembly includes the cable and SFP+ connectors X2130A-3M-N 20
    SFP+ TwinX passive copper cable assembly (direct connection) 5M. Assembly includes the cable and SFP+ connectors X2130A-5M-N 20
    SFP+ TwinX passive copper cable assembly (direct connection) 10M. Assembly includes the cable and SFP+ connectors X2130A-10M-N 20 End-of-Life was announced for this part.
    10 Gb Network Module QFSP quad port XAUI adapter card SE4X5XC1Z 1
    QSFP parallel fiber optics short wave transceiver X2124A-N 1
    QSFP optical cable splitter: 10 meters, MTO to 4 LC X2127A-10M 1
    Optical Cable splitter: 20 meters MTO to 4 LC connector X2127A-20M 1
    QSFP optical cable splitter: 50 meters, MTO to 4 LC X2127A-50M 1
    QSFP to QSFP passive copper cable: 1 meter X2121A-1M-N 1
    QSFP to QSFP passive copper cable: 3 meters X2121A-3M-N 1
    QSFP to QSFP passive copper cable: 5 meters X2121A-5M-N 1
    Twinax Passive Copper Cable splitter: 1 meter X2125A-1M-N 1
    Twinax Passive Copper Cable splitter: 3 meters X2125A-3M-N 1
    Twinax Passive Copper Cable splitter: 5 meters X2125A-5M-N 1
    FCoE 10Gb/s Converged Network Adapter
    Sun Storage 10 GbE PCIe FCoE Converged Network Adapter: QLogic low profile, dual port and SR optics SG-XPCIEFCOE2-Q-SR 9 Slot restriction: For configurations with more than one FCoE card, cannot populate cards in slots 4 and 5.  Either slot 4 or slot 5, not both, can be populated with this card.  All other slots are fine.
    Sun Storage 10 GbE PCIe FCoE Converged Network Adapter: QLogic low profile, dual port and SR optics for EU countries 7105381 9 Slot restriction: For configurations with more than one FCoE card, cannot populate cards in slots 4 and 5.  Either slot 4 or slot 5, not both, can be populated with this card.  All other slots are fine.
    Sun Storage 10 GbE PCIe FCoE Converged Network Adapter: Qlogic low profile, dual port and Twin-AX SG-XPCIEFCOE2-Q-TA 9 Slot restriction: For configurations with more than one FCoE card, cannot populate cards in slots 4 and 5.  Either slot 4 or slot 5, not both, can be populated with this card.  All other slots are fine.
    Sun Storage 10 GbE PCIe FCoE Converged Network Adapter: Qlogic low profile, dual port and Twin-AX for EU countries 7105382 9 Slot restriction: For configurations with more than one FCoE card, cannot populate cards in slots 4 and 5.  Either slot 4 or slot 5, not both, can be populated with this card.  All other slots are fine.
    SAS Host Bus Adapter PCI-E
    Sun Storage 6 Gb SAS PCIe RAID HBA, Internal: 8 port and 512 MB memory SGX-SAS6-R-INT-Z 1 Slot restriction: MUST always be in Slot 0. DVD drive will not be usable with this card.
    Sun Storage 6 Gb SAS PCIe HBA: 8 port, External SGX-SAS6-EXT-Z 10
    Sun Storage 6 Gb SAS PCIe HBA: 8 port, External for EU countries 7105387 10
    Sun Storage 6 Gb SAS PCIe HBA: 8 port, Internal SGX-SAS6-INT-Z 1 Slot restriction: MUST always be in Slot 0
    Storage Interfaces
    Sun Storage Dual 16 Gb Fibre Channel PCIe Universal HBA, Qlogic 7101674 10
    • Can be used with no tranceivers or cables (customer gets his own copper cables)
    • For each HBA, with Qty 1 TwinAx dual port (no optics)  Use our TwinAx cables as Xoption only:  X2130A-1M, 3M, 5M
    • For each HBA, with Qty 1 of 7101678 for the 10Gb FCOE tranceiver pair
    • For each HBA, with Qty 1 of 7101676 for the 16Gb FC tranceiver pair
    2 Sun Storage 16 Gb FC short wave optics, Qlogic 7101676 10
    2 Sun Storage 10 Gb FCoE short reach optics, Qlogic 7101678 10
    Sun Storage Dual 16 Gb Fibre Channel PCIe Universal HBA, Emulex 7101684 10
    • Can be used with no tranceivers or cables (customer gets his own copper cables)
    • For each HBA, with Qty 1 TwinAx dual port (no optics)  Use our TwinAx cables as Xoption only:  X2130A-1M, 3M, 5M
    • For each HBA,with Qty 1 of 7101688 for the 10Gb FCOE tranceiver pair
    • For each HBA, with Qty 1 of 7101686 for the 16Gb FC tranceiver pair
    2 Sun Storage 16 Gb FC short wave optics, Emulex 7101686 10
    2 Sun Storage 10 Gb FCoE short reach optics, Emulex 7101688 10
    8 Gb FC PCIe, Qlogic, Dual Port SG-XPCIE2FC-QF8-N 9 Slot restriction: Either slot 4 or slot 5 can be populated with this card, but  not both
    8 Gb FC PCIe, Emulex, Dual Port SG-XPCIE2FC-EM8-N 9 Slot restriction: Either slot 4 or slot 5can be populated with this card, but not both
    PCI Express x4 Dual Channel Ultra320 SCSI HBA SGXPCIE2SCSIU320-N 8
    PCI Express x4 Dual Channel Ultra320 SCSI HBA for EU countries 7105384 8
    Flash Storage
    Flash Accelerator PCIe Card: 400GB, eMLC 7104482 4 Slot restriction: Cards can only be installed in slot 9, then slot 8, then slot 7 and finally, slot 0. If slot 0 is used, install in slot 6.
    Flash Accelerator F80 PCIe Card: 800GB, eMLC 7107092 4Slot restriction: Cards can only be installed in slot 9, then slot 8, then slot 7 and finally, slot 0. If slot 0 is used, install in slot 6.
    InfiniBand
    Sun InfiniBand QDR Host Channel Adapter PCIe: low profile X4242A 4 Cards can NOT be installed in Slots 4 or 5. Slots 4/5 are x4 slots
    Oracle Dual Port QDR Infiniband Adapter M3 7104074 4 Not be installed in slots 4 or 5 and
    • Not more than two CX-3 cards to be installed in slots 0,2,6,8 combined
    • Not more than two CX-3 cards to be installed in slots 1,3,7.9 combined
    Miscellaneous
    Sun Crypto Accelerator 6000 SSL/IPsec Accelerator with keystore and FIPs support X6000A-N 2