Intel XL710QDA1 | 1x 40G QSFP+ Network Adapter Cards

Intel 1x 40GbE QSFP+ NIC, Intel XL710-QDA1 PCIe 3.0, based on Intel X710

SKU: XL710QDA1 Categories: , Tag:

Key Features

Product Features

  • Supports 4x10GbE or 1x40GbE configurations
  • PCI Express (PCIe) 3.0, x8
  • Exceptional low power adapters
  • Network Virtualization offloads including VxLAN, GENEVE, NVGRE, MPLS, and VxLAN-GPE with Network Service Headers (NSH)
  • Intel® Ethernet Flow Director for hardware-based application traffic steering
  • Dynamic Device Personalization (DDP) enables increased packetprocessing efficiency for NFV and Cloud deployments
  • Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) optimized for efficient packet processing
  • Excellent small packet performance for network appliances and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)
  • Intelligent offloads to enable high performance on servers with Intel® Xeon® processors
  • I/O virtualization innovations for maximum performance in a virtualized server


The Intel® Ethernet Converged Network Adapter XL710 offers both single and dual port 40GbE and is backwards compatible to 10GbE.
The XL710 is part of the Intel® Ethernet 700 Series Network Adapters. These adapters are the foundation for server connectivity, providing broad interoperability, critical performance optimizations, and increased agility for Communications, Cloud, and Enterprise IT network solutions.

  • Interoperability – Multiple speeds and media types for broad compatibility backed by extensive testing and validation.
  • Optimization – Intelligent offloads and accelerators to unlock network performance in servers with Intel® Xeon® processors.
  • Agility – Both Kernel and Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) drivers for scalable packet processing.

Intel® Ethernet 700 Series delivers networking performance across a wide range of network port speeds through intelligent offloads, sophisticated packet processing, and quality open source drivers.



Network Type

Data Transfer Rate

Number of Ports


Connector Type

Recommended Products