The QLogic QLE2460 single-port host bus adapter with a 4 Gbit / s Fiber Channel connection is ava
ilable from us under the Dell part number KD414 or 0KD414. This was designed for companies that place high demands on your storage
networks. With the help of the ASIC design and a unique hardware architecture, it achieves up to 150,000 IOPS.
With regard to the data throughput, the maximum of the Dell KD414 QLogic QLE2460 is around 750 MB. The host bus adapter also supports other intel
ligent functions for data security, administration and fram
e routing. The maximum data rate is set by means of auto-negotiation
, which is why, in addition to 4.25 Gbit / s, 2.125 and 1.0625 Gbit / s are also supported.
As a transport protocol, the Dell KD414 uses QLogic QLE2460 PCI Express Fiber Channel HBA SCSI-FCP. A Small Form Factor Fixed (SFF
) multimode LC connector is used to connect to the storage
network, which is why a corresponding cable is required. On boot, the HBA also supports BIOS, EFI
To use the Dell QLogic QLE2460 PCI Express FC HBA in the server
, you should check the compatibility beforehand. This is possible, for example, using part number KD414, in which case a PCI Express x4 slot is required on the main board. In addition to Windows Server
2003 and 200, the operating system also supports Solaris 9 and 10, as well as va
rious Linux distributions.
|Description||Dell KD414 - QLogic QLE2460 Single-Port PCI-E 4Gbps Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter|
|Device type||QLogic QLE2460 Single-Port PCI-E 4Gbps Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter|
|P / N||KD414; 0KD414|
|Controller Interface Type||
|Network / Transport Protocol||FCP (SCSI FCP)|
|Data Transfer Rate||4.24 Gb/s|
|PCI variant||PCI-E x4|
|Delivery Content||1x Adapter, additional accessories not included|