HP NC6136 Network Interface Controller

Novell Technology Partner

product details

Compaq's new NC6136 Gigabit server adapter for fiber networks offers the very highest performing network connections for ProLiant customers demanding the utmost in bandwidth.

  • The NC6136 uses the latest in Gigabit technology from Intel, designed to optimize throughput in ProLiant environments where the requirements for networking bandwidth are the most demanding. In addition, the NC6136 supports a 64-bit/66MHz data path, which makes it the natural server adapter for 64/66 slots that are now becoming widespread in ProLiant servers.


  • High-performance 1000Mbps server adapter with a robust 64-bit/66MHz data path


  • Maximize reliability with advanced server features such as Hot Plug, Network Fault Tolerance, Transmit Load Balancing, and Switch-Assisted Load Balancing (FEC/GEC/802.3ad static-mode configuration only)


  • Supports fiber connections for distances up to 550 meters along with superior EMI and security protection

product compatibility

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server


  • Intel® Itanium® Processor Family
  • x86
  • x86_64 AMD64® & Intel® EM64T®

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regional availability

  • North America

language availability

  • English


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