Networking Connectivity
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Frequently Asked Questions About DMI Support on Intel® Network Adapters

Do Intel® Network Adapters Support DMI?
No. DMI support was replaced by newer management standards.

What management standards are supported by Intel Network Adapters?

  • WBEM / CIM (Web-Based Enterprise Management / Common Information Model) is implemented by Intel Network Adapters using Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). The Intel Network Adapters WMI Provider supports the standards based CIM 2.6 specification.
  • Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)

Where can I find more information about WMI and SNMP on Intel Network Adapters?
Additional information on WMI and SNMP is available in your adapter's User Guide.
Detailed information on WMI is available in the WMI Providers User Guide.

What does DMI stand for?
DMI stands for D esktop M anagement I nterface

Where can I find out more about the DMI standard?
DMI was maintained as a standard by the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF). The DMTF end-of-life process for DMI ended March 31, 2005.

For more information visit the DMTF Web site on DMI standards*.

This applies to:

Intel® 10 Gigabit AF DA Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit AT Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit CX4 Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF LR Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® 10 Gigabit XF SR Server Adapter
Intel® Gigabit CT Desktop Adapter
Intel® Gigabit ET Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 M Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Management Adapter
Intel® PRO/100 S Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 GT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 GT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MF Server Adapter (LX)
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 MT Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PF Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Desktop Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Low Profile Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/1000 XF Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE CX4 Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE LR Server Adapter
Intel® PRO/10GbE SR Server Adapter

Solution ID: CS-029503
Last Modified: 20-Oct-2014
Date Created: 27-Jul-2008
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