Intel® PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter product brief.
Two Gigabit Copper Server Connections in a Single PCI Express* Slot
• Two high-performance PCI Express 10/100/1000 Mbps connections for slot-constrained servers
• Multi-Gigabit scalability and increased uptime through advanced server features
• Built on Intel lead-free technology
Connectivity You Can Count On
Conserve valuable PCI Express (PCIe*) server slots while adding multi-port Gigabit Ethernet capability with the Intel® PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter. The dedicated input/output (I/O) bandwidth of PCIe ensures priority performance on each port—without bus sharing—for Gigabit Ethernet connectivity in Category-5 networks. Additionally, the Intel PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter is designed to provide high performance in multi-processor systems by efficiently balancing network loads across multiple Central Processing Units (CPUs) when used with Receive-Side Scaling from Microsoft or Scalable I/O on Linux.
The Intel PRO/1000 PT Dual Port Server Adapter represents the fifth generation of Intel® network adapters for Gigabit Ethernet, and features 10/100/1000 Mbps self-configuration for compatibility with mixed-speed network devices. For easy installation and management, all Intel® PRO Network Connections are supported by Intel® PRO Intelligent Installer and the new Intel PROSet Utility for Windows* Device Manager. Intel® PROSet simplifies adapter installation and gives you point-and-click power to configure and manage all your Intel® PRO Network Connections for connectivity you can count on.