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Cisco Unified Computing System Adapters

Converge LAN and SAN traffic with one adapter

Whether you are using blade, rack, or storage servers from Cisco, the UCS Virtual Interface Card (VIC) provides optimal connectivity. Cisco also offers other adapters to meet your needs like PCIe flash storage and GPUs.

Adapters

UCS 1400 Series VICs for blades

UCS 1400 Series VICs for racks

UCS 1300 Series VICs for racks

UCS 1300 Series VICs for blades

  • UCS VIC 1340
  • UCS VIC 1380
  • Two ports; 2 x 40 Gbps or dual 4 x 10 Gbps
  • VXLAN, NVGRE, RDMA, usNIC, NetFlow, and SMB Direct

UCS 1200 Series VICs for racks

B-Series mezzanine adapters

  • PCIe Flash adapters
  • GPU adapters

C-Series PCIe adapters

  • PCIe Flash adapters
  • GPU adapters
  • Gigabit NICs
  • Fibre Channel HBAs

Features

Simple computing with SingleConnect

Cisco SingleConnect unifies LAN, SAN, and systems management into one simplified link for rack servers, blade servers, and virtual machines.

Eliminate hypervisor switch overhead

Cisco Virtual Machine Fabric Extender (VM-FEX) collapses virtual and physical networking into a single infrastructure, eliminating software-based hypervisor switches.

Ultra-low-latency Ethernet

Get lower latency than TCP/IP provides. Cisco offers usNIC for our second- and third-generation virtual interface cards (VlC).

Related products

Improve server performance with a flexible, scalable architecture and lower TCO.

UCS C-Series Rack Servers deliver unified computing in an industry-standard form factor.

Accelerate your success

With Cisco Services, you’ll see faster time to value, comprehensive adoption, and optimized policies.

Simpler is always better

"Having everything with one configuration with a unified fabric was extremely appealing. Multiple fabrics are a lot more costly and can be difficult to manage, so having the unified fabric option was ideal."

Hilary Schrey
System Administrator, Florida Institute of Technology Aviation

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