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          HP BLc PCI Expansion Blade Riser Card

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          Item #: 8017579
          Mfr. Part#: 448018-B21
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            The HP BladeSystem PCI Expansion Blade provides PCI card expansion slots to an adjacent c-Class blade server. This blade expansion unit uses the c-Class midplane to pass standard PCI signals between adjacent enclosure bays, to allow a c-Class blade server to add off-the-shelf PCI-X or PCI-e cards. Customers would need one PCI Expansion Blade for each c-Class server blade needing PCI card expansion. Any PCI card from third-party manufacturers that works in HP ProLiant ML and HP ProLiant DL servers should work in this PCI Expansion Blade. HP does not offer any warranty or support for third-party PCI manufactured products. HP does joint market with selected PCI manufactures via the HP BladeSystem Solutions Builder Program.
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            Actual Weight 14.20 lb(s)
            Compatibility Notes Features:

            Support for HP BladeSystem c3000 Enclosure

            Each PCI Expansion Blade can hold one or two PCI-X cards (3.3V or universal); or one or two PCI-e cards (x1, x4, or x8)

            Installed PCI-X cards must use less than 25 watts per card. Installed PCIe cards must use less than 75 watts per PCIe slot, or a single PCIe card can use up to 150 watts, with a special power connector enabled on the PCI Expansion blade.

            Supports typical third-party (non-HP) PCI cards, such as SSL or XML accelerator cards, VOIP cards, special purpose telecommunications cards, and some graphic acceleration cards.
            Contents Expansion blade, (2) PCI connector cards, documentation
            Physical Dimensions 2.2"h x 7.2"w x 20.1"d
            Ports/Connectors Supports one or two PCI-X cards (either 3.3V or "universal" PCI-X cards), or

            Supports one or two PCIe cards (either x1, x4, or x8 cards) Note: When two PCIe cards are installed, they share the single x4 PCI bandwidth between the server blade and the PCI Expansion Blade.

            This expansion blade will NOT support one PCI-X card and one PCIe card in the same expansion blade.
            Returns Policy This product is subject to our return policy. Please see our complete return policy for details.
            UNSPSC 43201507
            Warranty - Labor 3 Years
            Warranty - Parts 3 Years
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