Networking Connectivity
Intel® Server Adapters
Operating System Support for Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapters X540

The Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T1 and Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2 support the following operating systems (OS):

  • Windows Server 2012*
  • Windows 8*
  • Windows Server 2008 R2* SP1
  • Windows 7* SP1
  • Windows Server 2008* SP2
  • Windows Vista* SP2
  • Windows Server 2003 R2*
  • Windows Server 2003* SP2
  • Linux* Stable Kernel version 3.x, 2.6,x
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux* 5, 6
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server* 10, 11
  • FreeBSD 9*
  • VMware* ESX/ESXi

Related Topics:
Drivers and Software
Cable Requirements
Product Overview
Product Brief

PCIe* Bus and Slot Type:

  • PCI Express* 2.1 (5 GT/s)
  • PCIe* Lanes/Connector: x8 (Can plug into x4 slots that use the x8 host connector)
  • Low Profile

No Wake on LAN: Wake on LAN is not available on the Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T1 or the Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2.

Product Codes: X540T1, X540T2

This applies to:

Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T1
Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter X540-T2

Solution ID: CS-033016
Last Modified: 07-Jan-2013
Date Created: 08-Dec-2011
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