Tested Cables and Optics

Netronome Agilio SmartNICs are tested and verified with the following cables and optical modules. For any assistance please contact us at support@netronome.com.

10GbE SFP+ Modules

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
3M 1410-P-11-00-5.00 DAC 5m
Amphenol SF-SFPP2EPASS-005 DAC 5m
Amphenol SF-SFPP2EPASS-003 DAC 3m
Avago AFBR-709SMZ SFP+ 10GBase-SR
FCI TRX10GVP2010C1 SFP+ 10GBase-SR
FCI FTLX1471D3BNL SFP+ 10GBase-LR
FCI 10110818-2030LF DAC 5m
Molex 747524501 DAC 5m
Source Photonics SPP-10E-SR-CDFF SFP+ 10GBase-SR
Source Photonics SPP-10E-LR-CDFF SFP+ 10GBase-LR

10GbE Direct Attach Cables

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Dell DAC-SFP-10G-1M DAC Passive 10G DAC SFP+ to SFP+
Dell DAC-SFP-10G-3M DAC Passive 10G DAC SFP+ to SFP+

25GbE Direct Attach Cables

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Amphenol SF-NDCCGF28GB-001M SFP28 1.0m, 30AWG Direct Attach Cable
Amphenol SF-NDCCGF28GB-003M SFP28 3.0m, 30AWG Direct Attach Cable
Amphenol SF-NDCCGJ28GB-005M SFP28 5.0m 26AWG Direct Attach Cable
Molex 111145-1301 SFP28 3.0m 30AWG Direct Attach Cable
TE Connectivity 2821222-3 SFP28 1.0m, 30AWG Direct Attach Cable
TE Connectivity 2821222-1 SFP28 3.0m, 30AWG Direct Attach Cable
TE Connectivity 2821224-1 SFP28 3.0m, 26AWG Direct Attach Cable
TE Connectivity 2821224-3 SFP28 5.0m, 26AWG Direct Attach Cable

25GbE Network Interface Modes

Mode Description Media Fec Autoneg
P25LR* 25GBase-SR Fiber, Short Reach optical RS Clause 108# None
P25LN* 25GBase-SR (No FEC) Non Std Fiber, Short Reach optical None None
P25LF 25GBase-KR (KR FEC) Non Std 1m-5m DAC Cable KR Clause 74 (Firecode) None
P25BN 25GBase-CR CA-S (No FEC) 1m to 3m DAC cable None 25G Consortium
P25BF 25GBase-CR CA-S (KR FEC) 1m to 3m DAC cable KR Clause 74 (Firecode) 25G Consortium
P25BR 25GBase-CR CA-L (RS FEC) 5m DAC Cable RS Clause 108# 25G Consortium
P25CN 25GBase-CR CA-S (No FEC), IEEE 1m to 3m DAC cable None IEEE Clause 73
P25CF 25GBase-CR CA-S (KR FEC), IEEE 1m to 3m DAC cable KR Clause 74 (Firecode) IEEE Clause 73
P25CR 25GBase-CR CA-L (RS FEC), IEEE 5m DAC Cable RS Clause 108# IEEE Clause 73
P10LN* 10GBase-SR Fiber, Short Reach optical None None
P10LN* 10GBase-LR Fiber, Long Reach optical None None
P10LF 10G (KR FEC) Non Std 1m-5m DAC Cable KR Clause 74 (Firecode) None
P10KF 10GBase-KR (KR FEC), IEEE 1m-5m DAC Cable KR Clause 74 (Firecode) IEEE Clause 73
P10KN 10GBase-KR 1m to 5m DAC Cable None IEEE Clause 73

25GbE SFP28 Modules

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Avago AFBR-725SMZ SFP28 25GBase-SR, SFP28, short reach, 850nm, multimode, LC
GigaLight GSS-MPO250-SRC SFP28 25G SFP28 SR 850nm 100m Optical Transceiver
SmartOptics SO-SFP28-SR SFP28 25GBase-SR, SFP28, short reach, 850nm, multimode, LC
Smart Photonics SO-SFP28-SR SFP28 SFP28, 25GBASE-SR, 850nm, MM, DDM, 3.6dB, 70m@OM3, 100m@OM4

40GbE QSFP Modules

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Amphenol SF-QSFPPEXPAS-005 QSFP QSFP+ Berylliums Rev11 and onwards ONLY
Amphenol 603020001 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 30AWG
Amphenol 624410002 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 30AWG
Amphenol 624410003 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 30AWG
Amphenol 624410005 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 26AWG
Dell (Amphenol) DAC-QSFP-40G-1M QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 30AWG
Elpeus Technology CB22322-1 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 28AWG
FCI QSFP10093084-2010LF QSFP 30 AWG, QSFP+, 40GBase-CR4
FCI QSFP10093084-3030LF QSFP 28 AWG, QSFP+, 40GBase-CR4
FCI 10093084-3030LF QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 28AWG
FCI 10093084-4050LF QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 26AWG
Intel (Amphenol) 606770001 QSFP 40GBase-CR4, 30AWG

40GbE-4x10GbE - QSFP-SFP+ Cables

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Amphenol 624400005 APF17210051P3C QSFP 40GbE to 4xSFP+ 10GbE 5m 40GbE to 4x10GbE DAC
Amphenol 624400003 APF16450032196 QSFP 40GbE to 4xSFP+ 10GbE 3m 40GbE to 4x10GbE DAC

100GbE to 4x25GbE - QSFP28 to SFP28 Cables*

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Amphenol SF-NDAQGJ100G-005M QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 26 AWG Passive Copper, 100GbE
Amphenol SF-NDAQGJ100G-005M QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 26 AWG Passive Copper, 100GbE, 5-m
Amphenol SF-NDAQGJ100G-003M QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 26 AWG Passive Copper, 100GbE, 3-m
Arista CAB-Q-4S-100G-2 QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 2-m, passive, QSFP28 to SFP28, 30AWG
Arista CAB-Q-4S-100G-3 QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 3-m, passive, QSFP28 to SFP28, 28AWG
Dell DAC-QSFP28-4SFP28-2.0M QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 100GbE QSFP28 to 4x25GbE SFP28 Passive DAC
FS.com QSFP-4SFP25G-AOC3M QSFP28 to 4x25GbE SFP28 100GbE 3m (10ft) Cisco Compatible
Mellanox MFA7A50-C005 QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 MMF 100GbE to 4x25GbE
Mellanox MCP7F00-A003 QSFP28 to 4xSFP28 100GbE to 4x15GbE 3m 28 AWG

*For these cables, the SmartNIC is connected at the 25GbE side and a switch or other networking device is connected at the 100GbE side.

100GbE CXP Modules

Vendor Part Number Module Type Description
Elpeus CB31131-1 CXP 100GBase-CR4 30AWG
Elpeus CB31131-3 CXP 100GBase-CR4 30AWG