Server Networking

HPE Servers and HPE Server Networking bring new levels of network performance, reliability and efficiency to your data center.

Why HPE Server Networking

HPE’s ecosystem and end-to-end server networking solutions can help you meet the speeds and needs of next-generation data centers with features for virtualization, scalability and compatibility.

HPE Server Networking Improves

Performance

HPE solutions are engineered to improve bandwidth and lower latency across the HPE server networking portfolio.

HPE Server Networking Improves Reliability

Reliability

Rigorous qualification and testing eliminates downtime and ensures seamless integration with HPE Servers.

HPE Server Networking Improves Efficiency

Efficiency

Workload optimized with HPE software-defined features, from virtualization to network partitioning, are designed to enhance application performance.

What’s New

25Gb Ethernet Adapters

New HPE 25Gb Ethernet adapters for HPE ProLiant Gen9 rack servers and HPE Apollo servers are your ticket to the data center express lane. They offer functionality and features that are ideal for cloud, service provider, enterprise and Telco workloads.

Three new adapters provide choice to match your business need and IT environment.

25Gb Ethernet Adapters for HPE ProLiant and Apollo are Ideal for the Data Center

HPE Ethernet 4x25Gb 1-port Standup Adapter

Four lanes of 25Gb connectivity in a single PCIe 3.0 slot delivers up to 200Gbps bidirectional bandwidth and offers RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RCoE).

10/25GbE 2-port 640 Standup Adapter

This HPE adapter delivers a 27% lower TCO at 56% increased bandwidth in a 25/100GbE enabled ProLiant DL380 Server in a stand-up form factor.

10/25GbE 2-port 640 FlexibleLOM Adapter

This HPE adapter delivers 56% more bandwidth and 31% lower power in a 25/100GbE enabled ProLiant DL380 Server in a FlexibleLOM form factor.

Networking Options Portfolio

Choose the adapters, transceivers and cables that best meet your needs.

Adapters

Standard: Ethernet

Increase server optimization with cost efficient adapters for today's variable networking workloads.

Advanced: FlexFabric

Prepare for the new hybrid server infrastructure by simplifying your network and storage topology.

Performance: Multi-Speed

Leverage new HPE adapters to boost I/O bandwidth and achieve lower latency for your most demanding applications.

Transceivers

10Gbps Transceivers

Enhanced Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP+) are ideal for telecommunications and data communications at 10Gbps.

25Gbps Transceivers

2.5x bandwidth performance over 10GbE reduces cabling and connection ports required to achieve higher throughput.

100Gbps Transceivers

Four optical lanes in each direction operate at 25Gb. Blazing 100Gb speed is achieved with fewer hardware components.

Cables

10Gbps DAC Cable

SFP+ Direct Attach Copper Cable for enterprise 10Gbps data transfer applications.

25Gbps DAC Cable

SFP Direct Attach Copper Cable for new 10/25Gbps transceivers and adapter cards.

100Gbps DAC Cable

QSFP Direct Attach Copper Cable for the latest 25/50/100Gbps high-speed data transfers.

More about Networking Options

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HPE Server Networking Adapters Explained – Watch Video

HPE Server Networking Adapters Explained

Choose the right options to build networking reliability, simplify configuration and improve performance in your server environment.

25GbE Adapters and 100G Rack Switches – Watch Video

Take the 25GbE Express Lane

Stuck in network traffic at 10Gb? Get in the express lane with 25GbE adapters and 100G top-of-the-rack switches.

Join the Conversation on the HPE Server Networking Blog

Server Networking Blog

Find tips, advice and information concerning new products and support for end-to-end networking solutions.

Contact Us

To learn more about which HPE Server Options will meet your computing needs, call your HPE representative or contact HPE directly.

Resources

Data sheet : HPE Network Adapters Family Data Sheet

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Data sheet

HPE Network Adapters Family Data Sheet

White Paper : QLogic Ethernet Adapters for HPE ProLiant, Apollo and Synergy Servers

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White Paper

QLogic Ethernet Adapters for HPE ProLiant, Apollo and Synergy Servers

Infographic : HPE Express Lane Feature View

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Infographic

HPE Express Lane Feature View

Article : Accelerating High-Frequency Trading with HPE Apollo 2000 and 25Gb/s Ethernet

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Article

Accelerating High-Frequency Trading with HPE Apollo 2000 and 25Gb/s Ethernet

Reference Guide : Deliver Complete, Validated Configurations for a Wide Variety of Workloads and Infrastructure Platforms

HPE Reference Architecture
Reference Guide

Deliver Complete, Validated Configurations for a Wide Variety of Workloads and Infrastructure Platforms

Blog Post : FlexFabric Adapters – Advancing the NIC

FlexFabric Adapters – Advancing the NIC
Blog Post

FlexFabric Adapters – Advancing the NIC