Cisco Systems NetXtreme II Network Adapter 5709 User Manual
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User Guide

NetXtreme II

January 2010




Broadcom NetXtreme II™ Network Adapter User



Functionality and Features


Virtual LANs (VLANs)


Installing the Hardware

Installing the Driver Software

Broadcom Boot Agent Driver Software

NDIS2 Driver Software

ODI Driver Software

Linux Driver Software

NetWare Driver Software

Windows Driver Software

Installing Management Applications

Using iSCSI

Configuring Teaming

Using Broadcom Advanced Control Suite 3

User Diagnostics


Regulatory Information


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the application or use of any product or circuit described herein, neither does it convey any license under its patent rights or the rights of others.

Broadcom, the pulse logo, Connecting everything, the Connecting everything logo, NetXtreme, Ethernet@Wirespeed, LiveLink, and Smart Load Balancing are among the trademarks of Broadcom Corporation and/or its affiliates in the United States, certain other countries, and/or the EU. Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds. NetWare is a trademark of Novell Corporation. Intel is a trademark of Intel Corporation. Magic Packet is a trademark of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Red Hat is a trademark of Red Hat, Inc. PCI Express is a trademark of PCI-SIG.Any other trademarks or trade names mentioned are the property of their respective owners.

Initial release: December 2005

Last revised: January 2010


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