Flexible, fast, economical 10 GbE network expansion card
QNAP offers various cost-effective network expansion cards for businesses and home users to easily upgrade the bandwidth of their QNAP NAS, servers and computers to accommodate high-speed data transfer and bandwidth-hungry applications.
The 10 GbE network expansion card uses a Mellanox® ConnectX® SmartNIC controller to accelerate backup/restore tasks for an ever-growing amount of data and intensive data transfer. iSER is also supported to optimize VMware® virtualization performance.
Controller : NVIDIA Mellanox ConnectX-3 Pro EN
Connector : SFP+
PCIe and Lanes : PCIe Gen3 x8
Transmission Rates : 10Gbps
Bracket : Low-profile bracket pre-installed; full-height and specialized (for selected QNAP NAS) brackets are bundled
Supported NAS operating systems : QTS/QuTS hero (recommend an upgrade to the latest version)
Supported QNAP NAS : Models with PCIe slot(s) (1 free slot required)
Port and Cable : SFP+ DAC cable (1.5M, 3M, 5M) or SFP+ OPTIC transceiver