Marvell FastLinQ Ethernet NICs

Ethernet adapters that enable high density virtualization with agility and scalability in software defined data centers

Product Briefs
FastLinQ 41000 Series
Multiport 10/25Gb Ethernet Adapters
FastLinQ 3400 Series
10Gbps Ethernet-to-PCIe™ Intelligent Ethernet Adapters

 

White Papers
Network Function Virtualization Using Data Plane Developer's Kit
Enabling 25GbE to 100GbE virtual network functions with FastLinQ Intelligent Ethernet Adapters.
25GbE
Accelerate network performance and lower costs for enterprise data center and cloud environments.
Visualize I/O Connectivity for VMware vSphere
Marvell QConvergeConsole Plug-in for VMware vCenter simplifies and accelerates deployment and management.
Unified Adapter Management Across the Data Center
Marvell QConvergeConsole simplifies and accelerates deployment and management in Windows and Linux.
Marvell Solutions Deliver Energy Efficient Ethernet
10GBASE-T EEE Solutions for Rack and Tower Servers.

FastLinQ 3400 and 8400 Series 10GbE Adapters
Switch Independent NIC Partitioning FAQs.

Enhancing Scalability Through NIC Switch Independent Partitioning
FastLinQ 3400 and 8400 Series 10GbE Adapters unleash the power of data Center servers.

 

Solution Sheets
Accelerate Live Migration with iWarp using Marvell FastLinQ 25GbE
Marvell FastLinQ 25GbE adapters with Universal RDMA accelerates Live Migration in Microsoft® Windows 2016 by up to 58% while reducing CPU utilization by up to 75%.
Switch Independent NIC Partitioning and VMware Virtual Environments
Practical use cases for Marvell FastLinQ 3400/8400 Series 10Gb Ethernet Adapters.
Guarantee Application Performance in VMware with Marvell NIC Partitioning
Practical use cases for 3400/8400 Series 10Gb Ethernet Adapters.
FastLinQ 3400 Series Intelligent Ethernet Adapters for Flexible Networking
Practical use cases for Oracle RAC database.

 

Technology Briefs
Establishing Adaptive Links with SmartAN Technology
SmartAN technology simplifies establishing a link to a switch, streamlines deployment and management, and delivers increased interoperability.
Concurrent NIC Partitioning and SR-IOV
Do more with less in server virtualization!
iWARP RDMA Here and Now
Cavium, Chelsio, and Intel collaborated to present the benefits of iWARP with RDMA.
Investment Protection with High-Performance 10GBASE-T from Marvell 
Marvell FastLinQ adapters with 10GBASE-T connections provide investment protection to easily transition from 1GbE to 10GbE performance while reducing cost instead of migrating to the higher priced SFP+ optical connectivity.
Introduction to Ethernet Latency
Learn more about latency and latency measurement.
NIC Partitioning and Data Center Bridging
Marvell delivers iSCSI over data center bridging with type-length-value (TLV) support.
Marvell Platform and Methodology for Product Evaluations
Delivering transparent and consistent performance and functional test results.
Simplify Storage and Network Adapter Management in VMware
QConvergeConsole Plug-in for VMware vCenter makes adapter management easier.

 

Competitive Briefs
FastLinQ 41000 Series 10/25GbE Ethernet NICs vs. Intel X520, X710, XXV722
Marvell FastLinQ 41000 Series 10/25GbE NICs Outperform, Outsmart and Outlast Intel 700 Series (X520, X710, XXV710) NICs
Interoperability Information
Marvell FastLinQ 41000 Series Interoperability Matrix
This document identifies the supported standards and lists the cables, modules, and switches tested for interoperability with Marvell adapters.
Marvell FastLinQ 45000 Series Interoperability Matrix
This document identifies the supported standards and lists the cables, modules, and switches tested for interoperability with Marvell adapters.

 

Infographic
Universal RDMA
Marvell FastLinQ® 41000 Series adapters support both RoCEv2 and iWARP RDMA protocols
FastLinQ® 41000 Series 25GbE Ready with SmartAN®
Future proof your network.