Category: Network and Modems
Caution Level: Medium
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Operating System: Windows 2000/2003/NT/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 6.0.6000.16386 / 26 Oct 2008
Computer users need to be connected in a way to be able to exchange and transfer files. Many computers do not come fitted with network capabilities hence it is a must to upgrade them to be able to interconnect. Network cards must be mounted on the CPU (central processing unit) to make the computer capable of interconnecting. QLogic 1 GB PCI Ethernet Adapter is a type of a network card and provides connectivity to SAN's over Ethernet and TCP/IP network infrastructures which include routers, switches and other related appliances. QLogic 1Gb PCI Ethernet Adapter is designed in a way that it is compatible with the recent and possibly future Windows operating systems as well as others. This adapter is mainly used in LAN (local area network) connections. QLogic 1Gb PCI Ethernet Adapter is designed to eliminate the interrupts brought about processing and also bus accesses required to support host software protocols
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 network adapter uses a familiar and widely deployed networking technology known as iSCSI that lowers the cost of ownership that is better to manage as well as support storage networking. This is made possible by off loading the iSCSI and TCP/IP protocol to the adapter. QLogic 1GB PCI Ethernet Adapter also eliminates the host CPU system processing that is needed for iSCSI and TCP/IP. This delivers the equivalent initialization and the processing performance of the host of direct attach storage (DAS) and fiber channel SAN's. QLogic 1Gb PCI Ethernet Adapter is supplied with it's specific software and updates can also be downloaded from the internet. Installation is also indicated on the manuals that come with the Ethernet adapter and it is a step by step process which is very easy to complete. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and QLogic 1Gb PCI Ethernet Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.