Qlogic QLE8442

Alternative Network Interface Card 10G-NIC-X710-2O

# Key Highlights
  • NIC Category: Dual Port 10G SFP+ PCIeController: Intel® X710
  • Controller: Intel® X710
  • System Interface Type: PCIe v3.0 x8(8GT/s)
  • Ports: 2x10G SFP+
  • Data rate per port: 10/1GbE
  • Network Operating Systems (NOS): Windows 64-bit, Linux, FreeBSD
  • Performance: Load balancing on multiple CPUs
  • Unified Networking: iSCSI, NFS
  • Clock: Time Sync (IEEE 1588*, 802.1as)
  • Bracket Height: Low Profile & Full Height
# Pricing & Ordering
SKU: 10G-NIC-X710-2O


Standard recommended retail price without VAT.

Lead Time: Next Business Day from Order Confirmation
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# Product Documentation
10G-NIC-X710-2O Datasheet

10G-NIC-X710-2O is Dual Port 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ PCI-Express Network Interface Card, which can be used as alternative for Qlogic QLE8442.

# Product Description

For Your convenience, we have matched popular NIC card manufacturer SKUs with our product portfolio, allowing choosing cost efficient alternative. As Qlogic QLE8442 is Dual Port 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ PCI-Express Network Interface Card, its functionality & features corresponds our product 10G-NIC-X710-2O. 10G-NIC-X710-2O is based on Intel® X710, it has 2 x 10/1GbE SFP+ interfaces and features load balancing functions, superior performance on multi-core processor servers and can offer leading network virtualization features, several remote boot options and wide manageability features. 10G-NIC-X710-2O (as alternative to Qlogic QLE8442) card provides as well flexibility for LAN and SAN networking by iSCSI, NFS protocol support and support synchronization of internal clocks according to a network master clock.

10G-NIC-X710-2O card can run on most operating systems and can be used in Dell, Lenovo, IBM, HPE, Supermicro, Cisco and many other brand servers. With a wide selection of our SFP+ Optical Transceiver Modules and Direct-Attach Cables (DAC) can achieve superior flexibility in connectivity and network design. Our team will be glad to help You find right network connectivity solution for Your Qlogic system – Contact Us!

For better overview, You are welcome to use our PCIe Network Interface Card Guide.