Supported IO Cards for SPARC Enterprise M5000 Server

Version 2

    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 CardModel NumbersMax QuantityWith IO Expansion UnitComments
    Network Interface Card (NIC)
    Sun Multithreaded 10 GbE (Gigabit Ethernet) Networking CardsX1027A-Z4 per domainN/Snot supported in IObox
    Sun 10GbE XFP SR PCI Express CardX1106A-Z2 per domainN/S
    Sun 10GbE XFP 2 SR PCI Express CardX1107A-Z2 per domainN/S
    Sun Multithreaded Quad Gigabit Ethernet Networking CardsX4447A-Z8 per domain4 (2 per PCIe IO Boat)Limit of 8 per domain includes cards in host and IO Expansion slots
    Sun PCI-Express Dual Gigabit Ethernet Low Profile NICX7280A-Z or X7281A-Z8 per domain4 (2 per PCIe IO Boat)
    Sun Networking qFalcon IO Module - Sun Quad Data Rate InfinibandX4237A-N1 per domainN/S1 per domain up to the max number of domains in the system 'till further testing
    Note: 2nd card per domain supported for redundancy configurations only
    Fiber Channel (FC) Host Bust Adaptor (HBA)
    Sun StorageTek 4 Gb Fibre Channel Low Profile PCIe HBASun StorageTek Enterprise Class 4 Gb FC PCIe HBA, QLogic:
    Sun part number: SG-XPCIE2FC-QF4 Dual Port
    Sun part number: SG-XPCIE1FC-QF4 Single Port;
    Sun StorageTek Enterprise Class 4 Gb FC PCIe HBA, Emulex:
    Sun part number: SG-XPCIE2FC-EM4 Dual Port
    7105389 Dual Port for EU countries
    Sun part number: SG-XPCIE1FC-EM4 Single Port
    7105390 Single Port for EU countries
    8 per domain24
    Sun 4Gb 2 Port Fiber Channel Low Profile PCIx HBASG-XPCI2FC-QF4,
    SG-XPCI1FC-QF4, SG-XPCI2FC-EM4-Z, SG-XPCI1FC-EM4-Z
    2 per domain4 (2 per PCI-X IO Boat)
    Sun 8Gb Single Port Fiber Channel Low Profile PCIe HBA - QLogicSG-XPCIE1FC-QF8-Z8 per domain24 (6 per PCIe IO boat)
    Sun 8Gb Single Port Fiber Channel Low Profile PCIe HBA - EmulexSG-XPCIE1FC-EM8-Z
    7105391 for EU countries
    8 per domain24 (6 per PCIe IO boat)
    Sun 8Gb Dual Port Fiber Channel Low Profile PCIe HBA - QLogicSG-XPCIE2FC-QF8-Z8 per domain18 (6 per PCIe IO boat)
    Sun 8Gb Dual Port Fiber Channel Low Profile PCIe HBA -EmulexSG-XPCIE2FC-EM8-Z8 per domain18 (6 per PCIe IO boat)
    Sun Storage 10GbE FCoE PCIe HBASG-XPCIEFCOE2-Q-SR
    7105381 for EU countries
    SG-XPCIEFCOE2-Q-TA
    7105382 for EU countries
    4 per domainN/S
    SAS Host Bus Adaptor (HBA)
    Sun StorageTek SAS Host Bus Adapters Express ModuleSG-XPCIE8SAS-E-Z4 per domain4 (2 per PCIe IO Boat)
    Sun StorageTek  8-port external SAS RAID Host Bus AdapterSGXPCIESAS-R-EXT-Z4 per domain4 per domainThe 4 HBAs can be placed either in the host slots or  IO Box but there is a total limit of 4 per domain regardless of where it is placed.
    Sun Storage 6 Gb SAS PCIe HBA, Internal: 8 portSGX-SAS6-EXT-Z
    7105387 for EU countries
    4 per domainN/S
    Miscellaneous Cards
    Sun Crypto Accelerator 6000 PCIe CardX6000A3 per domain3 per domainYou either put the 3 cards in the host slots or in the IObox but that there is a
    total limit of three per domain no matter where you place them.
    HSI/U high speed serial interfaceX1355A-22 per domain4 (2 per PCI-X IO Boat)
    Serial Asynchronous Interface PCI Bus Adapter 3.0X2156A-22 per domainN/S
    Sun XVR-300 Graphics AcceleratorX3000A1 per domain
    Sun StorageTek Ultra320 SCSI Host Bus AdaptersPCIeSG-XPCIE2SCSIU320-Z
    7105384 for EU countries
    2 per domain4 (2 per PCIe IO Boat)
    Ultra 320 LVD SCSI HBA PCI-XSGXPCI2SCSILM320-ZN/SPreviously supported; N/S after 04/01/08
    Sun Flash Accelerator F20 PCIe Card
    (Available as an X-option only)
    XTA-FAS-S3IE96GB4 per domainN/AOnly slots 1 and 3 are supported, not a boot device
    Sun IB-HCA Dual port 4x QDR PCI-E Low Profile adapterX4242A (replaces X4237A-N)1 per domainN/SA 2nd card per domain is supported for redundancy configurations only