- Maximum Speed: 40GbE
- Connector Type: QSFP+ to SFP+
- Technology: Ethernet
- Passive/Active: Passive
- Conductor: Copper
The Mellanox Ethernet Cable Adapter is a solution for the QSFP+ to SFP+ conversion challenge. It enables smooth connections between quad lane ports such as 40 Gigabit Ethernet adapters using QSFP+ ports and 10 Gigabit Ethernet hardware using SFP+ based cabling. The adapter is built in a QSFP+ form factor with a receptacle for SFP+ cable connectors.