Brocade 815 8 Gbit/sec FC HBA (single Port)
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
Brocade Communication Systems, Inc.
25 Mar 2009

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  SUSE® LINUX Enterprise Server 9 for x86     Service Pack 4 for SUSE® SLES 9

Product Description
The Brocade 815 (single port) 8Bbit/sec Fibre Channel to PCIe Host Bus Adapter (HBA) provides a new level of server connectivity through unmatched hardware and unique software capabilities. Brocade 815 is designed to manage true end-to-end SAN services and enhanced server virtualization across next generation data centers. Brocade 815 maximizes bus throughput with a PCIe 2.0a Gen2 (x8) bus interface with intelligent lane negotiation, delivers up to 500,000 IOPs and 1600 MB/sec throughput in full-duplex mode per port.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: bfa.koFile Version: 7041
File Date: 08-Jan-2009File Size: 844279
Checksum: 6d31fd9e8f77fe1c36a4c46ea55af6e5
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameBrocade 815 8 Gbit/sec FC HBA (single Port)
RAID Level:
Bus Type:32-Bit PCI

Tested Configuration:
CD/DVD:Hitachi Data Systems  OPEN-3
Hard Disk Drive:Hitachi Data Systems  OPEN-3
Test Kit:DiskKit 5.01.27 - 2007-06-27

Config Notes

The term YES CERTIFIED applies only to the exact configuration documented in this bulletin. For more information regarding the specific test configuration, please contact:

Brocade Communication Systems, Inc.
1745 Technology Drive
San Jose , CA   95110
Voice: 408.333-8000
Fax: 408.333-8101