Solarflare SFN5162F and SFN6122F Adapters for Lenovo

Solarflare 10Gb Network Adapters for Lenovo (see note below). The Lenovo adapters to which these documents and downloads apply are:

  • Solarflare SFN5162F MR Dual Port 10GbE SFP+ Adapter for Lenovo; Option P/N 47C9952; TLA P/N 47C9954; FRU P/N 47C9955
  • Solarflare SFN6122F LL Dual Port 10GbE SFP+ Adapter for Lenovo; Option P/N 47C9960; TLA P/N 47C9962; FRU P/N 47C9963

Note: On Lenovo x3850 X5 servers support for these Solarflare adapters is limited to PCIe slot 1 through slot 4 – these adapters are not supported when inserted into the higher numbered slots (slots 5 through 7).


The following Linux drivers are suitable for all of the network adapters listed above, unless explicitly stated to the contrary.

Linux DriversPart, Date
[Version 2]
SF-110149-LS
28 May 2015
[Version 2]
SF-110150-LS
28 May 2015
Linux UtilitiesPart, Date
[Version 2]
SF-110151-LS
28 May 2015
[Version 2]
SF-110152-LS
28 May 2015
4.4.1.1017
[Version 4]
SF-108317-LS
16 March 2015

The following VMware drivers are suitable for all of the network adapters listed above, unless explicitly stated to the contrary.

VMware DriversPart, Date
[Version 2]
SF-110153-LS
28 May 2015
[Version 2]
SF-110154-LS
28 May 2015
VMware UtilitiesPart, Date
[Version 2]
SF-110151-LS
28 May 2015

The following Windows drivers are suitable for all of the network adapters listed above, unless explicity stated to the contrary.

Note: when running a mixed configuration of Intel PCIe adapters and Solarflare adapters on IBM x3850 X5 servers in a Windows environment, you must be using version 17.4 (or later) code level Intel driver. Please refer to the Intel support site for version 17.4 (or later) drivers.

Windows DriversPart, Date
[Version 12]
SF-109879-LS
02 June 2015
[Version 12]
SF-109878-LS
02 June 2015
Other DocumentsPart, Date
 
[Version 20]
SF-103837-CD
28 September 2017