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PE3G4TSFI35P

Quad Port Fiber Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamp Server Adapter Intel® Based

Silicom’s Quad SFP Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamping server adapter is designed for high-precision time-stamping of Ethernet frames with wire speed network performance.

The Silicom’s Quad SFP Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamping server adapter is based on a standard Intel i350 controller and Silicom acceleration driver based on Intel DPDK.

The Silicom’s Quad SFP Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamping server adapter unique architecture leverages capabilities of a standard Intel controller to enable time stamping of every packet in wire speed.

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The Silicom’s Quad SFP Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamping server adapter offers the simplest integration into any monitoring device due to the use of the standard Intel i350 Network controller with all it features as a leading controller in the market, with the addition of the time stamp capabilities added to it and with the SHPDK accelerating driver for monitoring applications.

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PE3G4TSFI35P

Quad Port Fiber Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamp Server Adapter Intel® Based

Key Features:

  • On board hardware time stamp engine insertion for of every received packet.
  • On board precision oscillator of 25MHz / 0.02PPM
  • UTC format via synchronization to host OS: GPS or PTP1588v2
  • Mini USB connector for 1PPS input and output clock sources, for External Systems
  • SMA connector for external 1PPS input clock source, from External Cards, within the System
  • SMA connector for external 1PPS output clock, to synchronize External Cards, within the System
  • RJ45 connector for external PTP1588 packages for synchronization
  • Based on a standard Intel MAC controller using all its features
  • Supports line rate packet processing for any packet size
  • Based on Silicom SHPDK acceleration driver
  • Supports line rate packet processing for any packet size
  • Supports Intel i350 controller features without any limitation
  • Supports full 64 bit Time Stamp mode
  • SHPDK software uses time stamp data in order to provide time information descriptor for upper application use

Performance Features:

  • 8 Transmit and 8 Receive queues per port
  • Up to 8 queues of Receive Side Scaling (RSS) minimize CPU utilization across multiple processor systems
  • Support PCI-SIG Single-Root I/O virtualization Rev 1.1
  • Support for up to 8 virtual function ( VFs)
  • Partial replication of PCI Configuration space
  • Support for 8 pools (single queue) of virtual machine Device Queues (VMDq) per port
  • Support Direct Cache Access (DCA).
  • Support Intel I/O Acceleration Technology v3.0
  • TSO interleaving for reduced latency
  • Minimized device I/O interrupts using MSI and MSI-X
  • UDP, TCP and IP checksum offload
  • UDP and TCP transmit segmentation offload (TSO). machine
  • SCTP receive and transmit checksum offload
  • Packet interrupt coalescing timers (packet timers) and absolute-delay interrupt timers for both transmit and receive operation
  • EEE (IEEE 802.3az) for reduced power consumption during low link utilization periods

SFP Gigabit Ethernet:

  • Gigabit Ethernet Adapters with SFP cage support
  • 1000Base-LX Fiber Gigabit Ethernet with 1000Base-LX SFP transceiver
  • 1000Base-SX Fiber Gigabit Ethernet with 1000Base-SX SFP transceiver
  • SFP (1000Mb/s) Copper Gigabit Ethernet with SFP transceiver
  • Small Form Factor Pluggable (SFP) Cage for SFP LC connectors
  • 2PortLink synchronization
  • Optional SGMII mode (future support)

Common Key features:

  • PCI Express X4 lanes Gen3
  • Support PCI Express Base Specification 3.0 (8 GT/s)
  • High performance, reliability, and low power use in Intel i350 Quad integrated MAC + PHY and SERDES chip Controllers
  • Ultra deep, packet buffer per channel lowers CPU utilization
  • Hardware acceleration that can offload tasks from the host processor. The Controllers can offload TCP/UDP/IP checksum calculations and TCP segmentation
  • Server class reliability, availability and performance features:
  • Link Aggregation and Load Balancing
  • Priority queuing- 802.1p layer 2 priority encoding
  • Virtual LANs –802.1q VLAN tagging
  • Jumbo Frame (9.5KB)
  • 802.x flow control
  • Multicast/ broadcast Packet replication
  • Supports Vital Product Data (VPD)
  • LEDs indicators for link/Activity/Speed status

PE3G4TSFI35P

Quad Port Fiber Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamp Server Adapter Intel® Based

SFP Gigabit Ethernet Technical Specifications – (SFP) Adapters:

SFP (Small Form Factor Pluggable) supports: 1Gb SERDES interfaces supports 1000Base-X in order to connect with SFP to 1000Base-SX / 1000Base-LX / 1000Base-T SFP transceivers
IEEE Standard / Network topology:
with 1000Base-T SFP
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Mb/s only), 1000Base-T,
IEEE Standard / Network topology:
with 1000Base-SX SFP
Fiber Gigabit Ethernet, 1000Base-SX (850nM)
IEEE Standard / Network topology:
with 1000Base-LX SFP
Fiber Gigabit Ethernet, 1000Base-LX (1310nM)

SFP Gigabit Ethernet Technical Specifications (SFP 1000Base-SX) Adapters:

IEEE Standard / Network topology:
with 1000Base-SX SFP
Fiber Gigabit Ethernet, 1000Base-SX (850nM)
Cables and Operating distance: Multimode fiber:
220m at 62.5 um
550m at 50 um
Optical Output Power: Typical: TBD
Minimum: -9.5 dBm
Optical Receive Sensitivity: Typical: TBD
Maximum: -17 dBm

SFP Gigabit Ethernet Technical Specifications (SFP 1000Base-LX) Adapters:

IEEE Standard / Network topology:
with 1000Base-LX SFP
Fiber Gigabit Ethernet, 1000Base-LX (1310nM)
Cables and Operating distance: Single-Mode: 5000m at 9um
Multimode fiber: 550m at 50 um
550m at 62.5 um
Optical Output Power:
Typical: TBD
Minimum: -3 dBm
Optical Receive Sensitivity:
Typical: TBD
Maximum: -19 dBm

Operating Systems Support

Operating system support: Linux
Windows
FreeBSD
VMware

General Technical Specifications

Interface Standard: PCI-Express Base Specification Revision 3.0 (8 GTs)
Board Size: Low profile short add-in card: 167.64mm X 68.91mm (6.60”X 2.713”)
PCI Express Card Type: X4 Lane
PCI Express Voltage: +12V +- 8%
PCI Connector: Gold Finger: X4
Controller:  Intel i350AM4
Intel i210AT
I/O: 4 x SFP located on edge of the board
Holder: Metal Bracket: Full Height/Low profile Height
Operating Humidity: 0%–90%, non-condensing
Operating Temperature: 0°C – 45°C (32°F – 113°F)
Storage: -40°C–65°C (-40°F–149°F)
EMC Certifications: FCC Part 15, Subpart B Class A
Conducted Emissions
Radiated Emissions
CE EN 55022: 1998 Clas Amendments A1: 2000; A2: 2003
Conducted Emissions
Radiated Emissions
CE EN 55024: 1998 Amendments A1: 2000; A2: 2003
Immunity for ITE Amendment A1: 2001
CE EN 61000-3-2 2000, Class A
Harmonic Current Emissions
CE EN 61000 3-3 1995, Amendment A1: 2001
Voltage Fluctuations and Flicker
CE IEC 6100-4-2: 1995
ESD Air Discharge 8kV. Contact Discharge 4kV.
CE IEC 6100-4-3:1995
Radiated Immunity (80-1000Mhz), 3V/m 80% A.M. by 1kHz
CE IEC 6100-4-4:1995
EFT/B: Immunity to electrical fast transients 1kV Power
Leads, 0.5Kv Signals Leads
CE IEC 6100-4-5:1995
Immunity to conductive surges COM Mode; 2kV,
Dif. Mode 1kV
CE IEC 6100-4-6:1996
Conducted immunity (0.15-80 MHz) 3VRMS 80% A.M.
By 1kHz
CE IEC 6100-4-11:1994
Voltage Dips and Short Interruptions
V reduc >95%, 30% >95% Duration 0.5per, 25per, 250per
MTBF: *According to Telcordia SR-332 Issue 2. Environmental condition – GB (Ground, Fixed, and Controlled). Ambient temperature 40°C

LEDs

LEDs: (2) LEDs per port
Left LED : Link:
Turns on Yellow Any Speed Link.
Right LED: Link/Act :
Turns on link (Green),
Blinks on activity (Green)
LEDs location: LEDs are located on the PCB, visible via holes in the metal bracket. Each Green Link/Act and Link Speed LEDs is located above their own SFP connector port by light pipes
Connectors: (1) Small Form Factor Pluggable (SFP) 4X1 Cage
(1) RJ45 connector (synchronization)
(1) Mini USB connector (1PPS clocks input and output)
(2) MCX connectors (1PPS clocks input and output)

PE3G4TSFI35P

Quad Port Fiber Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Time Stamp Server Adapter Intel® Based

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PE3G4TSFI35P Quad Port Fiber Gigabit Ethernet PCI Express Server Adapter X4, Based on Intel i350AM4, Low-Profile, RoHS compliant

 

Model P/N -LP

-LP: Assemble Low Profile Metal Bracket, available in dual or single port only

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