Fiberblaze/Silicom Denmark FBC2CGG3-STD-2X40G

Fiberblaze 2x QSFP28 (2x 40GbE) Capture Card, Full Filter, based on Xilinx Ultrascale XCVU080, 16GB DDR4, PCIe Gen 3 x16, full height, 3/4 length

SKU: FBC2CGG3-STD-2X40G Categories: , Tag:

The Silicom Denmark fbC2CGg3 dual port capture card offers 2x100GE network connectivity and line rate capture with zero packet loss and hardware packet processing. The card supports multiple speeds in the same hardware, incl 10/25/40/100 GE. Even support for 50GE can be included.

Network Interface
· IEEE standard: IEEE 802.3 10 Gbit/s Ethernet
· Physical interface: 2 x QSFP28 port
· Data rate: 2 x 40 Gbit/s
· Ethernet PHY directly embedded in FPGA for full packet control

Host Interface
· Physical bus connector: 16-lane PCIe
· PCIe bus type: 16 lane PCIe Gen1/Gen2/Gen3
· Optional 2nd PCIe cable connect
16 lanes via host bifurcation
· PCIe compliant
· 64 logical channels that can be connected to DMA or egressed to physical output ports

On Board Memory
· On board buffering for application robustness
· 16 GB 64 bit DDR4

· Capture rate: full line rate, all interfaces
· Capture rate (bursts): full line rate
· Capture rate (sustained): full line rate
· Transmission rate (inline bypass): full line rate
· Transmission rate (daisy chain): full line rate

· Less than 3 μs to host memory
· Less than 3 μs from host memory to Tx
· Non-blocking sending, allowing user applications to operate independently

Time Stamping & Sync
· Resolution = 3.2 ns
· Accuracy down to 20 ns
· Daisy chain PPS between multiple cards
· Optional external synchronization: PPS
· Optional PTP IEEE 1588-2008 sync card with RJ45

· Dual boot images with automatic fallback to fail-safe image
· Full firmware upgrades via supplied tools or fbCAPTURE API

· Physical dimensions: 3/4 length, standard height
· PCIe: 111 x 254 mm
· Weight: 238g
· Operational power consumption: Less than 39W
· Operating temperature: 0 – 55°C, 30 – 130°F
· Hardware compliance: RoHS, CE
· Passive cooling, with adequate host cooling
· Active cooling solution available

Additional Board Support
· On-board temperature sensor
· Multi-color status LEDs
· Link and Activity LEDs for each port


Fiberblaze/Silicom Denmark FBC2CGG3-STD-2X40G Datasheet


Network Type

Data Transfer Rate

Number of Ports


Connector Type

Server Expansion Slot


Temperature Range