Simpler Navigation for Servers and Operating Systems - Please Update Your Bookmarks
Completed: a much simpler Servers and Operating Systems section of the Community. We combined many of the older boards, so you won't have to click through so many levels to get at the information you need. Check the consolidated boards here as many sub-forums are now single boards.
If you have bookmarked forums or discussion boards in Servers and Operating Systems, we suggest you check and update them as needed.
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Network Card compatibility

Vishu
Trusted Contributor

Network Card compatibility

 

Hi Gurus,

 

I have server rp8420 running hpux 11.11. i need to upgrade one lan card from 1Gig to 10Gig. I come to know that the below 10Gig lan card supports this model with 11.11 OS.

 

 

AB287A PCI-X 133 MHz 10GbE SR fiber (PA-RISC)

 

1) Please tell, will it support rp8420.

2) if yes, does this lan card support RJ45 connector, because i think existing lancard would be having RJ45 connection only.

 

Thanks

 

1 REPLY
Patrick Wallek
Honored Contributor

Re: Network Card compatibility

According to this document -- http://bizsupport1.austin.hp.com/bc/docs/support/SupportManual/c02066997/c02066997.pdf -- the AB287A is supported on the rp8420.

 

The AB287A requires a fiber connection NOT an RJ45.  I could not find any 10Gb cards in that document that have an RJ45 interface AND that are supported on the rp8420.