Supported QSFP+/SFP/SFP+ media types
The Gen3 capture card requires SFP modules. These are the supported media types.
 
100 Gb QSFP28 Transceivers
1000BASE-SR4
1000BASE-LR4
1000BASE-SR
40 Gb QSFP+ Transceivers
40GBASE-SR4
40GBASE-LR4
40Gb BIDI-SR
40GBASE-RX (Receive only. For use with an optical network tap)
10 Gb Ethernet SFP+ Transceivers
10GBASE-SR
10GBASE-LR
10GBASE-ER
10GBASE-ZR
10GBASE-T
10 Gb Direct Attach Copper
1 Gb Ethernet SFP Transceivers
1000BASE-SX
1000BASE-LX
1000BASE-ZX
1000BASE-T (includes copper at 10/100/1000)
Note: For 40 Gb connections, then QSFP+ may be used and only if your exact capture card model supports it.