The Mellanox ConnectX-3 Pro ML2 2x40GbE/FDR VPI Adapter offers NVGRE and VXLAN hardware offload engines which provide additional performance benefits, especially for public or private cloud implementations and virtualized environments. These offloads ensure that Overlay Networks are enabled to handle the advanced mobility, scalability, serviceability that is required in today's and tomorrow's data center. These offloads dramatically lower CPU consumption, thereby reducing cloud application cost, facilitating the highest available throughput, and lowering power consumption.
|Device Type||Network Adapter|
|Form Factor||Plug-In Card|
|Interface (Bus) Type||PCI Express 3.0 x 8|
|Data Link Protocol ||40 Gigabit Ethernet |
|Data Transfer Rate||56Gbps|
|Network/Transport Protocol||TCP/UDP E0IB IPoIB uDAPL|