LoadMaster models LM-X15, LM-4000, LM-4010-MT, LM-5000, LM-5600, LM-5610-MT, LM-8000, LM-8010-MT, LM-8020, and LM-8020M are equipped with network cards capable of supporting SFP+ or SFP transceivers. The table below states the Transceiver modules and cable types to be used when the port is to be used as 10Gb or 1Gb (Copper or Fiber) port.
Please note the Kemp Part Numbers below have been tested and certified by Kemp.
|Supported Speed (Gbps)||Media (Copper or Fiber)||Cable Type required||Transceiver/Cable Type||Kemp Part Number|
(10Gb SFP+ to 10Gb Copper Transceiver 30M, requires CAT 6A or CAT 7 media)
|10||Fiber||Multi-mode Fiber||10Gb SFP+ SR Optic (10GBASE-SR)||LM-SFP-SR
(SFP+ SR Transceiver 10GBASE-SR 850nm up to 300m)
|10||Copper||Built in or integrated||SFP+ Direct Attach Cable (Twinax)||LM-SFP-DAC-1M (Direct Attached 1m cable)
LM-SFP-DAC-3M (Direct Attached 3m cable)
LM-SFP-DAC-5M (Direct Attached 5m cable)
|1||Fiber||Multi-mode fiber||1Gb SFP SX Optic (1000BASE-SX)||LM-SFP-SX
(SFP+ SX Transceiver 1000BASE-SX 850nm, 550m over MMF)
|1||Fiber||Single-mode fiber||1Gb SFP LX Optic (1000BASE-LX)||LM-SFP-LX
(SFP+ LX Transceiver 1000Base-LX 1310nm, 10KM over SMF)
|1||Copper||Cat-5e/Cat-6||1Gb Copper||LM-SFP-RJ45 (RJ45 Copper SFP Transceiver)|
- The SFP+ port shall auto-negotiate to 10Gbps or 1Gbps depending on the Transceiver module connected to the port.
- Kemp carries TAA compliant models of all transceivers.
- The SFP+ port is compatible with MSA Compliant SFP and SFP+ transceiver modules.
- LM-X15 and LM-X15-MT do not support the following SFP+ modules. LM-SFP-SX (SFP+ SX Transceiver 1000BASE-SX 850nm, 550m over MMF) and LM-SFP-LX (SFP+ LX Transceiver 1000Base-LX 1310nm, 10KM over SMF)
- LM-X25 and LM-X40 do not support the following SFP+ Modules: