SOURCE: Demartek


June 01, 2012 13:13 ET

Demartek Publishes Broadcom BCM957810 FCoE/iSCSI and IP Networking Adapter Evaluation

ARVADA, CO--(Marketwire - Jun 1, 2012) - Demartek announces its evaluation of the Broadcom BCM957810S Converged ten gigabit NIC supporting full FCoE and iSCSI hardware offload and IP networking. This evaluation included measurements of storage protocol offload performance for FCoE and iSCSI and IP networking transmit and receive tests.

"We achieved approximately 2.5 million IOPS for FCoE random reads and more than 1.5 million IOPS for iSCSI random reads using the Broadcom BCM957810S adapter," said Dennis Martin, Demartek President. "This Broadcom adapter also outperformed the competitive adapters in basic IP networking transmit and receive tests."

The full report is available at on the Demartek website. This report is part of a series of reports that are available in the Demartek FCoE Zone ( and the Demartek iSCSI Zone ( on the Demartek website.

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    Dennis Martin