HP NC6170 Network Interface Controller

Novell Technology Partner

product details

The HP NC6170 features two Gigabit ports on a single adapter, allowing customers to save valuable I/O slots for other purposes. Each port supports a PCI-X 64-bit/133MHz interface, and the HP NC6170 is also compatible with traditional PCI slots. The 1000Mbps speed and increased data path, combined with the 128KB of onboard memory, make the HP NC6170 ideal for ProLiant servers requiring the maximum in bandwidth with maximum port density in fiber-optic environments.

Typical Use

  • Server-to-server and/or server-to-switch connections at 1000Mpbs

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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