Sonnet Announces 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ PCIe Card and Thunderbolt 3 Adapter

Sonnet Technologies has announced the Solo10G SFP+ PCIe Card and the Solo10G SFP+ Thunderbolt 3 Edition adapter, the latest products in the company’s expanding line of 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) network adapters. 

Sonnet said the Solo10G SFP+ adapters add 10GbE network connectivity to a wide range of computers, enabling users to connect to 10GbE-enabled network infrastructure and storage systems via LC fiber optic cables (sold separately). Both products include a 10GBASE-SR (short-range) SFP+ transceiver (the most commonly used optical transceiver), enabling 10Gb connectivity at distances up to 300 meters.

The Solo10G SFP+ PCIe Card is a low-profile x4 PCIe 3.0 adapter card that offers Mac, Window and Linux users a way to add 10GbE fiber network connectivity to computers with PCIe card slots.

The Solo10G SFP+ Thunderbolt 3 Edition adapter is a compact, rugged, bus-powered, fanless Thunderbolt 3 adapter for Mac and Windows computers with Thunderbolt 3 ports.

Sonnet's Solo10G SFP+ products offer Mac users a plug-and-play experience with no driver installation required; Windows and Linux use only requires a simple driver installation. Both products are configured using operating system settings, so there's no separate management program to install or run. 

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