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Adaptec Fibre Card 9210LP
This 2 Gigabit Fibre Channel host bus adapter (HBA) offers full duplex data transfer capabilities (up to 400 MB/sec), provides Fibre Channel class 2 and class 3 support, and allows auto speed negotiation between 1Gb and 2Gb. 64-bit 66MHz universal PCI interface and is fully backward with 32-bit, 33MHz PCI. Supports Arbitrated Loop, and Fabric topologies. Supplied with SFP module for Optical cabling.
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Note: Only drivers that are not included or embedded within a supported operating system are listed below. To see a complete list of supported operating systems see the Product Specifications

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Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows NT

Novell NetWare

Novell NetWare Downloads

Red Hat Linux

Red Hat Linux 7

SuSE Linux

SuSE Linux 7


SCO UnixWare
Sun Solaris

Hardware Installation
how to install your adaptec pci card (html 74 kb)
Product Documentation
User Reference for the Adaptec Fibre Card 9210LP (PDF 403 KB)
Install Guide for the Adaptec Fibre Card 9210LP (PDF 1 MB)
Customer Needs
  Ideal for Storage Area Networks (SANs), server clusters, and other data intensive computing configurations
System Environment
  Pedestal or Rackmount servers

Bus System Interface Type

64-bit PCI (32-bit compatible)
External Connectors
Small Form Factor Pluggable (SFP)
Data Transfer Rate
Fibre Channel Data Rate: 2GB/sec, 200MB/sec (half duplex), 400 MB/sec (full duplex)Multi-rate Option: Auto-negotiates for 1GB or 2GB operation
System Requirements
Windows 2000, Windows NT, Novell NetWare, SCO UnixWare, Solaris x86, or Linux
Package Contents
Adaptec Fibre Card 9210LP HBAStandard full height bracketOptical SFPOptical cable (10 meters)Installation guideUser's referenceOperating system drivers on diskette (Windows 2000, Windows NT 4.0, NetWare 5.1, SCO UnixWare 7.1, and Solaris x86 8.0)Registration card
3 years

Product Description

The AFC-9210LP provides the highest performance I/0 connectivity available.

Link Diagnostics

Link Status indicators
Internal/external loopback

Arbitrated Loop Capabilities

Loop map
Loop directed reset
Loop broadcast

Upper Layer Protocol

SCSI FCP - on-chip automation of complete SCSI I/O

Board Dimensions

MD2 form factor, 167.6 mm x 61.4 mm (6.6" x 2.5")

Power Consumption

7W max
5W typical at 5V +/-5%

Operating Characteristics

32 F to 131 C (0 C to 55 C)
0 to 90 percent Relative Humidity

Storage Characteristics

-40 F to 158 F (-40 C to 70 C) 0 to 90 percent Relative Humidity