Add-on Card AOC-CTG-i2S
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Compact and Powerful Dual-port 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter

The AOC-CTG-i2S 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter is the most flexible and scalable Ethernet adapter for today's demanding data center environments. Based on the Intel® 10GbE network controller 82599ES, the AOC-CTG-i2S addresses the demanding needs of the next-generation data center by providing features for virtualization, flexibility for LAN and SAN networking, and proven reliable performance. The AOC-CTG-i2S is designed in a small microLP form factor to fit Supermicro MicroCloud and Twin server systems.

This product is only available through Supermicro.
Key Features

• Dual SFP+ Connectors

• MicroLP Form Factor

• PCI Express 2.0 (up to 5GT/s)

• Intel® QuickData Technology

• VMDq, Next-Generation VMDq, and

• PC-SIG SR-IOV for Virtualized Environments

• Load Balancing on Multiple CPUs

• iSCSI Remote Boot Support

• Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Support

• Support for most Network Operating Systems (NOSs)

• Supports both DAC Twin Axial and LC Fiber-Optic Cables

• RoHS compliant 6/6


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

Supermicro MicroCloud and Twin Server Systems with microLP expansion slot

See MicroLP Compatibility Matrix
Cables & Transceivers

Networking Cables & Transceivers



   - Intel® 82599ES 10GbE controller

   - Compact size microLP form factor

   - Dual SFP+ and dual USB 2.0 ports

   - PCI-E x8 2.0 (5GT/s)

   - Load balancing on multiple CPUs

   - iSCSI remote boot support

   - Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) Support

   - Intel® PROSet Utility for Windows® Device Manager

I/O Features

   - Intel® QuickData Technology: DMA engine that enhances data

     acceleration and lowers CPU usage

   - Direct Cache Access (DCA) to avoid cache misses

   - MSI-X support to minimize the overhead of interrupts allowing

     load-balancing between multiple cores/CPUs

   - Tx/Rx IP, SCTP, TCP and UDP checksum offloading capabilities

     (IPv4, IPv6)

   - Receive and Transmit Side Scaling for Windows environments

     and Scalable I/O for Linux environments

Virtualization Features

   - Supports virtualization features such as VMDq, Next-gen.

     VMDq (64 queues per port) and PC-SIG SR-IOV implementation

   - IPv6 Offloading

   - Advanced Packet Filtering

   - VLAN support to allow creation of multiple VLAN segments

   - VXLAN through Software

Manageability Features

   - Preboot eXecution Environment (PXE) support

   - Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and Remote

   - Network Monitoring (RMON) statistics counters

   - iSCSI remote boot

OS Support

   - Windows® 7, 8, Server 2003, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2,

     Server 2012, Vista

   - RedHat EL, SuSe SLES

   - FreeBSD

   - VMWare

Cables Support

   - SFP+ direct attached twin axial cables, up to 7 meters

   - LC-LC fiber-optic cables (optional SFP+

     transceiver is required)

Operating Conditions

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

Physical Dimensions (L x W)

   - Card PCB dimensions (without end brackets):

     12.32cm (4.85in) x 3.90cm (1.54in)

Power Consumption

   - About 8W (typical)

Parts List
  Part Number Qty Description
Add-on Card AOC-CTG-i2S 1 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter
Bracket BKT-0056L




MicroLP PCB bracket (pre-installed)

I/O bracket for 1U system (pre-installed)

I/O bracket for 2U system

Optional Parts List
  Part Number Qty Description
SFP+ Copper Cable CBL-0347L - 1m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+, Passive, 30AWG, Pull Type
SFP+ Copper Cable CBL-NTWK-0347 - 1m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+, Passive, 30AWG, Push Type
SFP+ Copper Cable CBL-NTWK-0456 - 2m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+, Passive, 30AWG, Push Type
SFP+ Copper Cable CBL-0348L - 3m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+, Passive, 24AWG, Pull release
SFP+ Active Optical Cable CBL-SFP+AOC-1M - 1m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+ Fiber Active Optical Cable (AOC)
SFP+ Active Optical Cable CBL-SFP+AOC-3M - 3m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+ Fiber Active Optical Cable (AOC)
SFP+ Active Optical Cable CBL-SFP+AOC-5M - 5m 10GbE SFP+ to SFP+ Fiber Active Optical Cable (AOC)
SFP+ Transceiver module AOC-E10GSFPSR - SFP+ transceiver module for short range fiber cables (up to 300m), 10G/1G, 850nm, MMF, LC
SFP+ Transceiver module AOC-E10GSFPLR - SFP+ transceiver module for long range fiber cables (up to 3000m), 10G/1G, 1310nm, MMF, LC
SFP+ Transceiver module AOM-TSFP-709DMZ-AVG - 10G/1G Ethernet 10GBase-SR/SW 1000Base-SX Dual Rate SFP+ 850nm LC Transceiver
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