QLA2344 Quad Channel 2Gb Fibre Channel to 133MHz PCI-X HBA.
Device Driver / Host Bus Adapter
QLogic Corporation
19 Dec 2006

YES CERTIFIED with the following products:
Operating Systems:
  NetWare® 6.5

Product Description
The QLA2344 HBA is a quad optical 2Gb Fibre Channel to 64-bit, 133MHz PCI-x HBA. Key features include: 32 or 64-Bit, 133MHz PCI-X, backwards compatible to PCI 33/66 MHz. Four fully independent Fibre Channel ports. Up to 400 MB/s Fibre Channel data transfer rates per port with Full Duplex. Auto-negotiates 1Gb or 2Gb Fibre Channel bit rate. Switched Fabric Support: F & FL_Port mode. Public & Private Arbitrated Loop, point to point and FC Tape. This board was designed for high-connectivity SAN applications with its support of all FC topologies. With limited PCI slots available in today's servers, the quad channel QLA2344 enables customers to maximize expansion with its four fully independent Fibre Channel ports.

Primary Driver File(s):
File Name: SCSIHD.CDMFile Version: 3.03e
File Date: 29-Nov-2005File Size: 32119
File URL:
File Name: QL2X00.HAMFile Version: 6.90o
File Date: 08-Dec-2006File Size: 537315
Checksum: -1
File URL:

Driver Support File(s)
File Name: SCSIHD.DDIFile Version: 3.00
File Date: 06-Jul-2005File Size: 30108
File URL:
File Name: QL2X00.DDIFile Version: 2.09
File Date: 23-Mar-2006File Size: 29855
File URL:

Host Bus Adapter(s)
Product NameQLA2344 Quad Channel 2Gb Fibre Channel to 133MHz PCI-X HBA.
Version:02 G
Bus Type:64-bit/133MHz PCI-X

Tested Configuration:
Hard Disk Drive:2 Seagate®  ST336753FC , Firmware: 0005 , Interface: FibreChannel
Switching System:QLogic  SANbox 5602 4Gb Fibre Channel Switch , Interface: FibreChannel , Firmware: v5.0.1.10 , Switch Speed: 4Gb , Switch Ports: 20
Test Kit:Diskkit 4.05.01 - 02-17-2006

Config Notes
'Hardware Hot Plug' supported but was not tested.

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

QLogic Corporation
26650 Aliso Viejo Parkway
P.O. Box 5033
Aliso Viejo , CA   92656
Voice: 949-389-6000
Fax: 949-389-6009
Website: http://www.qlogic.com