Category: Network and Modems
Manufacturer: Intel Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 0.05MB
Operating System: Windows XP/2003
Latest Version / Release Date: 18.104.22.168 / 14 Oct 2004
When it comes to internet surfing, the Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter is regarded as more efficient and reliable compared to a USB. Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter is especially useful where there is wireless connection. Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter is considered to be an extension of the Ethernet standard IEEE 802.3. In addition to the Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter building on the Ethernet protocol, over fast Ethernet, it increases the speed ten times over to between 1000 Mbps and 1 Gbps. The adapter greatly leverages on Ethernet. Accordingly, users as well as network managers are able to leverage their existing knowledge base so as to effectively manage and also maintain Gigabit Ethernet Networks. In order to increase the bandwidth and capacity within a network, users can deploy Gigabit Ethernet. In most instances, Gigabit Ethernet is used for purposes of eliminating existing bottlenecks in Layer 2.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter comes highly recommended because it also supports Quality of Service (QoS) methods. QoS helps users avoid latency problems in voice, data and video applications. Compared to regular 10 Mbps Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter has full duplex capacity. The advantage of this is that it allows for the doubling of effective bandwidth. The Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter allows users to aggregate their bandwidth to multi Gigabit speeds. The biggest advantage however is that the adapter is allows users to quickly transfer large amounts of data across a network. In addition, Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter is fully compatible with both Fast Ethernet nodes and the big installed Ethernet base. Users are advised to only make use of the most recent versions, 22.214.171.124, of the driver. Recent versions are easily obtained from the manufacturer's website. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Gigabit Ethernet SX Server Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.