The Adaptec Quartet four-port adapters are the ultimate performance solution for PCI servers operating on Fast Ethernet and Ethernet networks. With four channels on a single board and Full Duplex support, these adapters have the features today's 32-bit Fast Ethernet and Ethernet servers need to handle user's graphics, multimedia, database, and mission-critical applications. These innovative adapters provide ample bandwidth for even the most demanding networks. They support up to four network segments on separate channels for a cumulative throughput of up to 800 Mbps (depending on model). The Adaptec Quartet adapters multiply flexibility, performance, and cabling compatibility by four, and provide easy migration paths from Ethernet to Fast Ethernet network solutions
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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 DOS
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows NT

Novell NetWare

Novell NetWare Downloads


SCO Unix
SCO UnixWare

Hardware Installation
how to install your adaptec pci card (html 74 kb)
Installing Drivers or Software
pci ethernet driver readme (html 79 kb)
adaptec os/2 driver (html 74 kb)
dos ndis driver (html 76 kb)
dos ndis client (html 69 kb)
lantastic and adaptec odi (html 76 kb)
installing the dos odi driver (html 73 kb)
configuring win95 driver (html 71 kb)
odi module installation (html 68 kb)
Product Documentation
User Guide to Fast Ethernet Network Interface Cards (PDF 1 MB)
Technical Reference (PDF 1 MB)

Bus System Interface Type

PCI Local Bus system
Data Transfer Rate
4 x 10/100 Mbps
Limited Lifetime Warranty

Ethernet Controller

DECchip LAN coprocessor chip (4)

FIFO Buffer Memory

24 KBytes transmit, 4 KBytes receive (per port)

Hardware Interrupts

PCI interrupt A supports shared interrupts

Base IO or Memory Address

Assigned by BIOS

PCI Configuration Space

Supports DWORD, WORD, and BYTE access

Diagnostic LEDs

Link Integrity

Board Dimensions

12" x 4.2" to conform to PCI Long Card specifications

Power Consumption

+5 V @ 3.5 A max.

Operating Characteristics

32 F to 122 F(0 C to 50 C)
5% to 85% non-condensing Relative Humidity