Product Naming Convention - Add-on Cards


Character (Set) Representation Options
1st Product Family         • AOC = Add On Card
2nd Form Factor         • M = Super IO Module (SIOM)
        • MH = SIOM Hybrid
        • U = UIO
        • S = Standard
        • P = Proprietary
        • C = MicroLP
3rd Product Type/Speed         • G = GbE (1Gbps)
        • TG = 10GbE (10Gbps)
        • 25G = 25GbE (25Gbps)
        • 40G = 40GbE (40Gbps)
        • 50G = 50GbE (50Gbps)
        • 100G = 100GbE (100Gbps)
        • HFI = Host Fabric Interface (100Gbps)
        • IBE = IB EDR (100Gbps)
        • IBF = IB FDR (56Gbps)
        • IBQ = IB QDR (40Gbps)
        • INF = IB DDR (20Gbps)
4th Chipset Model (optional)         • N = Niantec (82599ES)
        • P = Powerville (i350)
        • S = Sageville (X550)
        • F = Fortville (XL710/X710)
        • L = Lewisburg (PCH C620)
5th Chipset Manufacturer (optional)         • i = Intel
        • b = Broadcom
        • m = Mellanox
6th Number of Ports         • 1 = 1 port
        • 2 = 2 ports
        • 4 = 4 ports
7th Connector Type (optional)         • C = QSFP28
        • Q = QSFP+
        • S = SFP+/SFP28
        • T = 10GBase-T
8th 2nd Connector Type (optional)         • G = 1x GbE RJ45
        • 2G = 2x GbE RJ45
        • 2T = 2x 10GbE RJ45




Character (Set) Representation Options (NVMe AOC)
1st Product Family         • AOC = Add On Card
2nd Interface Type         • S = Standard PCI-E
3rd Tray Height / Form Factor         • M = Smaller Size
        • L = Low Profile
        • H = Full Height
4th Generation         • G3 = PCI-E Gen3
        • G4 = PCI-E Gen4
5th Number of Ports         • 2 = 2 ports
        • 4 = 4 ports
        • 8 = 8 ports
6th HBA Type and Connector         • E4 = Switch, Mini-SAS HD
        • E4R = Redriver, Mini-SAS HD
        • E4T = Retimer, OCuLink (PCI-E Gen3) or SlimSAS (PCI-E Gen4)
        • E2P = Switch, OCuLink
        • X4P = Switch, External Mini-SAS HD
        • M2 = Pass Thru HBA, M.2 M-Key Socket
        • H8M2 = Hybrid, M.2 M-Key Socket
        • M2P = Switch, M.2 M-Key Socket
7th Form Factor         • F = Unique form factor
        • B = BigTwin™ butterfly form factor




Character (Set) Representation Options (SAS AOC)
1st Product Family         • AOC = Add On Card
2nd Form Factor         • U = UIO
        • S = Standard PCI-E
3rd Chipset         • 2208 = Broadcom 2208 chip
        • 2308 = Broadcom 2308 chip
4th Card Form Factor         • L = Low-profile
        • R = Full-height Half-length
        • F = Full-height Full-length
5th Card Usage         • H = ROC high performance RAID card
        • L = Entry level HBA
        • MV = Marvel
6th Port Number         • 8 = 8 ports
7th and 8th Port Type         • iR = Full RAID support
        • e = HBA only (No RAID support / IT mode)
        • i = SW RAID (Minial RAID support / IR mode)




Character (Set) Representation Options (Ultra AOC)
1st Product Family         • AOC = Add On Card
2nd Form Factor         • UR = Ultra Riser for 1U
        • 2UR = Ultra Riser for 2U
3rd PCI-E Expansion Slots         • 8 = PCI-E x8
        • 6 = PCI-E x16
4th NVMe Ports (Optional)         • N2 = Two NVMe ports
        • N4 = Four NVMe ports
        • N6 = Six NVMe ports
5th LAN Chipset Manufacturer         • i = Intel
        • m = Mellanox
        • b = Broadcom
6th Number of Ports         • 1 = One port
        • 2 = Two ports
        • 4 = Four ports
7th Controller Type         • G = GbE
        • X = 10GbE
        • T = 25GbE
        • Q = 40GbE
        • IE = InfiniBand EDR
8th Connector Type (Optional)         • S = SFP+/SFP28
        • T = 10GBase-T
9th Chipset Model (Optional)         • F = Fortville (XL710/X710)