Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Bypass Server Adapter for Copper Quad Port GbE Server Adapter for inline security.
Intel® PRO/1000 PT Quad Port Bypass Server Adapter Product Brief
Inline intrusion prevention, security, load balancing, and web acceleration appliances
Product Description • Quad-port design, based on two Intel® 82571GB dual-port PCI Express*GbE controllers • PCI Express x4 interface • Copper 10/100/1000 Mbps • Intel® I/O Acceleration Technology provides TCP/IP acceleration • Programmable bypass mode with mechanical relays • Fail-open or close upon power failure detect and watch dog timer • Real time control of bypass mode • Bypass Mode: • Network packets flow in and out of the adapter ports unattended, allowing inline appliances to go down without compromising the flow of network traffic
OS Support • Linux* and FreeBSD* OS support reference drivers • FreeBSD: sysctrl