Add-on Card AOM-CGP-i2M
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The microLP adapters are the latest innovation from Supermicro, designed to fit easily inside the densest systems. The AOM-CGP-i2M is based on the latest Intel® Ethernet controller i350 and is packed with advanced features for superior virtualization and application performance. The AOM-CGP-i2M also has industry leading power management features to optimize power consumption. It comes pre-assembled with a riser card and bracket, and is designed in a small microLP form factor to fit Supermicro 12 node MicroCloud server systems.

To order, contact your distributor. This product is only available through Supermicro.
Key Features

• MicroLP form factor for Twin Family and MicroCloud Systems

• PCI Express 2.1 (2.5GT/s or 5GT/s)

• 2 RJ-45 ports

• Intel® I/O Acceleration Technology (I/O AT)

• VMDq, Next-Generation VMDq, and PC-SIG SR-IOV for

   Virtualized Environments

• Jumbo Frame Support up to 9.5KB

• IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE)

• Low Power Consumption (4W Typical)

• iSCSI Remote Boot Support

• PXE Boot Support

• Flexible I/O Virtualization and Quality of Service (QoS)

• RoHS compliant 6/6


RoHS 6/6
  • RoHS Compliant 6/6, Pb Free
User's Guide [ Download ] (2.11MB)
Datasheet [ Download ]
Driver Choose the latest CDR-NIC folder, and then click on Intel folder for driver [ Download ]
Driver CD Click on the latest CDR-NIC ISO file to download [ Download ]
Matrices [ MicroLP Compatibility Matrix ]



   - Intel® i350 GbE controller

   - Compact size microLP form factor

   - PCI-E 2.1 x4 (2.5GT/s or 5GT/s) interface

   - Dual RJ-45 connectors

   - Intel® PROSet Utility for Windows® Device Manager

   - Intel® I/O Acceleration Technology (I/O AT)

   - Power consumption: Typical 4W

Ethernet Features

   - IEEE 802.3 auto-negotiation for speed, duplex, & flow control

   - IEEE 802.3x and 802.3z compliant flow control support

   - Automatic cross-over detection function (MDI/MDI-X)

   - 1Gb/s Ethernet IEEE 802.3, 802.3u, 802.3ab PHY

     specifications Compliant

   - IEEE 1588 protocol and 802.1AS implementation

Power Management and Efficiency

   - IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) which

    reduces power consumption of the PHY by about 50%

   - DMA Coalescing reduces platform power consumption

   - Active State Power Management (ASPM) support

   - LAN disable function

   - MAC Power Management controls

   - Low Power Link Up Link Speed Control

Virtualization Features

   - VM to VM Packet forwarding (Packet Loopback)

   - 8 TX and RX queue pairs per port to support VMWare

     NetQueue and Microsoft VMQ

   - Flexible Port Partitioning: 32 Virtual Functions

   - PC-SIG SR-IOV implementation

   - IEEE 802.1q VLAN support

   - IEEE 802.1q advanced packet filtering

Performance Features

   - TCP/UDP, IPv4 and IPv6 checksum offloads to improve

     CPU usage

   - Low Latency Interrupts

   - Tx TCP segmentation offload (IPv4, IPv6) increases

     throughput and lowers processor usage

   - Receive Side Scaling (RSS) for Windows environment,

     Scalable I/O for Linux environments

   - Jumbo Frames support up to 9.5K Bytes

   - Intelligent interrupt generation

Remote Boot Options

   - Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE) support

   - iSCSI remote boot for Windows, Linux, and VMware

OS Support

   - Windows® XP SP3, Vista SP2, 7 SP1 2003 SP2, 2008 SP2,

     2008 R2S

   - RedHat EL 5.5, 6.0; SuSe SLES 10 SP3, 11 SP1

   - FreeBSD 8.0

   - VMware ESX 4.0, 4.1, 5.0

   - Xen

Cables Support

   - RJ-45 Category-5/5e up to 100m

Operating Conditions

   - Operating temperature: 0°C to 55°C (32°F to 131°F)

   - Storage temperature: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)

Physical Dimensions (L x H x D)

   - Card PCB dimensions (without end brackets):

     12.8cm (5.04in) x 5.0cm (1.97in) x 2.35cm (0.93in)

Supported Platforms

Twin Family and MicroCloud Systems
Parts List
  Part Number Qty Description
Add-on Card AOM-CGP-i2M 1 MicroLP 2-port GbE card based on Intel i350
Bracket MCP-240-93907-0N 1 MircoLP CM assembly KIT, (AOM-CGP-i2M)
Riser Card RSC-MLP-E8R 1 MicroLP Riser card for 12 Node MicroCloud
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