Kontron (Eching, Germany) has released its new dual-port 10 Gigabit XMC402 mezzanine card. OEMs and system operators can leverage the new XMC card to upgrade their communication structures quickly and cost-efficiently; up to 10-Gigabit bandwidth. The new Kontron XMC402 features:

  • A 10 Gigabit Intel Ethernet Controller X540.
  • 2 copper interfaces.
  • Existing infrastructures with common CAT6+ cables.
  • Intelligent mechanisms, such as Checksum Offload, TCP Segmentation Offload, and reduced interrupt operations.
  • Host boards that feature the 3rd generation Intel Cor™ processor.
  • The PCI-Express controller in the processor.
  • An average power consumption of just 7.5 W.

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