Document Revision History

NVIDIA ConnectX-5 Ethernet Adapter Cards User Manual

Date

Description of Changes

Jan. 2024

Added a note that the ConnectX-5 product line has moved to end-of-life.

Dec. 2023

Updated Specifications with MCX512F-ACAT bracket.

May. 2023

Added non-operational storage temperature specifications.

Nov. 2022

Updated Specifications tables.

Aug. 2022

Added a note on FRU EEPROM memory component under the Features and Benefits table.

Jul. 2021

Updated power numbers for MCX512A-ADAT.

Mar. 2021

Updated "Troubleshooting".

Jan. 2021

Updated LED Interface.

Oct. 2020

Updated board labels.

Jun. 2020

Added MCX512A-ADAT to relevant sections.

May. 2020

Added MCX515A-CCUT to relevant sections.

Feb. 2020

Added altitude criteria to "Specifications".

Oct. 2019

Updated the Ethernet supported protocols in "Specifications".

Sep. 2019

Added the following OPNs to relevant sections:

  • MCX516A-CCHT

  • MCX512F-ACHT

  • MCX512A-ACUT

Mar. 2019

Updated MCX512F-ACAT Specifications.

Dec. 2018

Migrated to online format; minor reorganization.

Nov. 2018

  • Added MCX512F-ACAT and MCX512A-ACAT support across the document

Jan. 2018

  • Added a note to System Requirements.

Nov. 2017

  • Updated Adapter Card LED Operations.

Sept. 2017

  • Added MCX516A-BDAT support across the document and added the following:

    • MCX516A-BDAT Specifications

    • MCX512A-ACAT Board Label (Example)

  • Updated the following sections:

    • Driver Installation: Linux

    • MCX515A-GCAT Specification Table

    • MCX516A-GCAT Specification Table

    • MCX515A-CCAT Specifications

    • MCX516A-CCAT Specifications

    • Airflow Specifications

Aug. 2017

  • Added MCX515A-GCAT and MCX516A-GCAT support across the document and added the following:

    • MCX516A-BDAT Specifications Table

    • MCX516A-GCAT Specification Table

    • Mechanical Drawing of the Single-port Adapter Cards

    • Single-port Tall Bracket

    • MCX512A-ACAT Board Label (Example)

    • MCX516A-GCAT Board Label (Example)

  • Updated the following specifications tables:

    • MCX515A-CCAT Specifications

    • MCX516A-CCAT Specifications

    • MCX516A-CDAT Specifications

July 2017

  • Updated the following specifications tables:

    • MCX515A-CCAT Specifications

    • MCX516A-CCAT Specifications

    • MCX516A-CDAT Specifications

  • Updated Airflow Specifications

Apr. 2017

  • Updated Product Overview

  • Updated Installation Instructions

Mar. 2017

First release

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