Emulex VFA5 Adapters for Lenovo System xVideo

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Updated
15 Oct 2015
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LP0030

Abstract

Based on the latest technology from Emulex, the new Virtual Fabric Adapter Generation 5 (VFA5) adapters for Lenovo System x offer superior convergence technologies and advanced features unique to Emulex—all in one adapter. Features include:

  • Reduces cost and complexity using a converged Virtual Fabric architecture
  • Provides industry leading Network Interface Card (NIC) with optimized small packet performance, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) and iSCSI hardware offload capabilities and RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE)
  • Increases performance with network acceleration for greater virtual machine (VM) mobility and 50% better CPU utilization with VXLAN and NVGRE networking offloads

For more information about the VFA5 adapters, see the Lenovo Press Product Guide.

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