Category: Network and modem
Manufacturer: Allied Telesis
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 73.9 KB
Operating System: Windows 2K, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 04/25/2001
The Allied Telesyn AT-2970LX Gigabit Ethernet Adapter card is a device developed by Allied Telesis, a worldwide provider of secure IP/ Ethernet access products and an industry leader in the implementation of IP Triple Play networks across fiber access frameworks. This device is a Gigabit fiber adapter card made for desktop computer systems. The device’s features are invoked via its supported device driver. The device driver aids its supported device in allowing the device’s users to improve their network throughput from 100 Mbps to a maximum of 1000 Mbps on their current fiber infrastructure. When upgrading their existing frameworks, users of this device are enabled to select between an LC connector used for fiber connectivity in 1000 Mbps or an SC connector used for connections needing backward compatibility. The Allied Telesyn AT-2970LX Gigabit Ethernet Adapter card comes with a built-in PXE 2.1 as a standard.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
This PXE standard with its remote boot ROM implemented by the Allied Telesyn AT-2970LX Gigabit Ethernet Adapter card allows network administrators to remotely boot a computer system and perform software diagnostics and upgrades without the need to physically carrying out the task. This makes updating and maintaining quicker and easier. The device driver of this Gigabit fiber adapter card likewise helps its supported device in decreasing CPU usage via offloading some jobs related with TCP/IP data transmission. The Allied Telesyn AT-2970LX Gigabit Ethernet Adapter card also has support for analyzing IP, UPD and TCP checksums. These checksums are analyzed in real-time by a controller for the transmit and receive paths. This generally translates to an overall improvement in system performance since intensive tasks that are usually taxed to the CPU is shifted away. This device also employs load balancing and link aggregation functions that make sure that a network connection remains connected in the event that the link fails. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Allied Telesyn AT-2970LX Gigabit Ethernet Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.