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QME2572 Fibre Channel Host Bus Adapter

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Dual-Port 8Gb FC Blade Mezzanine Card for Dell PowerEdge Blade Servers.

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Compatible with

  • Citrix Hypervisor 8.0
  • XenServer 6.0
  • XenServer 6.0.2
  • XenServer 6.1
  • XenServer 6.2
  • XenServer 6.5
  • XenServer 7.0
  • XenServer 7.1 LTSR
  • XenServer 7.2
  • XenServer 7.3
  • XenServer 7.4
  • XenServer 7.5
  • XenServer 7.6


  • Citrix Hypervisor (XenServer)

Product Details

The QME2572 adapter is designed to meet the demanding business requirements of enterprise data center by minimizing power consumption and maximizing data protection.

QLogics unique Dynamic Power Management technology reduces power consumption to the lowest possible level, while the adapters interface to the host server through a PCIe® Gen2 bus ensures that there are no internal performance bottlenecks. 

The QME2572 8Gb adapter provides built-in investment protection by being backward-compatible with previous generations (4Gb and 2Gb) of technology. The adapter also works in both PCI Express® Gen1 and Gen2 host bus interface platforms.


  • Fibre Channel 8Gb to PCI Express® x8
  • Up to 3200MBps (full-duplex)
  • 200,000 initiator IOPS per port
  • StarPower™ with Dynamic Power Management and Cool HBA™ Technologies
  • Low power consumption
  • High data integrity on data and control paths
  • Enhanced security protection
  • Fast driver deployment and reduced interoperability issues with unified driver model