Hardware Platforms

When performance, precision, flexibility and latency matter, our 10/40GbE server I/O adapters are the smart choice.

Dell Partnership

Solarflare’s Flareon Ultra SFN8522 and SFN8522-Onload 10GbE Adapters are available from worldwide Dell authorized resellers and fully supported by Dell’s Enterprise server line.

Our new partnership with Dell provides a one-stop convenience and expands distribution of Solarflare with Dell’s world-class enterprise solutions, services and support. Now, it is easy for companies to procure Solarflare adapters integrated into Dell servers. Plus, clients will receive Dell’s worldwide support and service.

Enhance your Dell PowerEdge solution with the Solarflare Flareon Ultra® 8522 or 8522-Onload adapter. The Flareon Ultra 10GbE PCIe 3.1 server I/O adapters deliver industry-leading message rates with lowest latency and jitter over standard Ethernet along with low CPU utilization, enabling the industry's best performance and scalability for enterprise data center environments. Powered by a configurable suite of software options, this next generation of high performance adapters can be optimized according to specific business and application needs for today's mission-critical cloud-based data center environments including:

  • Ultra-low sub-microsecond latency with Onload kernel bypass (8522-Onload)
  • Class leading clock synchronization accuracy and hardware time stamping (PTP Software Upgrade)
  • Scalable, High-Performance Virtualization with 2048 vNICs, SR-IOV, multi-queue and network virtualization (e.g. VXLAN, NVGRE)

DescriptionDell Part NumberCustomer Kit
Solarflare SFN8522 OLP 10Gb 2 Port SFP+ Adapter, Full Height 540-BBTM 540-BBTP
Solarflare SFN8522 OLP 10Gb 2 Port SFP+ Adapter, Low Profile 540-BBTL 540-BBTI
Solarflare SFN8522 10Gb 2 Port SFP+ Adapter, Full Height 540-BBTO 540-BBTJ
Solarflare SFN8522 10Gb 2 Port SFP+ Adapter, Low Profile 540-BBTN 540-BBTK

NEW! Flareon Ultra SFN8522 and SFN8522-Onload

Dual-Port 10GbE SFP+ PCIe 3.1 Server I/O Adapter

Flareon Adapter

SFN8522 adapters accelerate, monitor, and secure your network by providing:

  • Ultra-low latency (sub 1usec)*
  • High packet rate (30Mpps for 2x10G)
  • 8 lanes PCIe Gen 3.1 – full 2x10Gb/s bidirectional performance
  • Revolutionary tamper resistant adapter security
  • VXLAN, NVGRE and GENEVE checksum offload
* Available with Onload and PLUS versions

Download SFN8522 Product Brief
Download SFN8522-Onload Product Brief