2 Replies Latest reply: Jul 14, 2012 3:11 PM by Daniel Wells RSS

Connecting a X520-DA2 to an HP Procurve switch

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I have three hosts with X520-DA2's in them (1-SLES10sp4 and 2-VMware ESXi 5).  I have connected them to an HP Procurve E5412zl (J8698A)switch with a 10G module (J9538) and an HP direct connect cable (J9285B).  I am unable to get communication to cross the wire from the hosts to the switch.



Is the HP SFP+ connector that is on their direct connect cable compatible with the Intel X520-DA2?


If compatibility is not the problem, what has to be done to get these two to communicate?

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