OCP NIC 3.0 Network Module With 2x 10GbE Copper Ports & Bypass Function

*An OCP Inspired™ Network Adapter

**Status: Renamed to PNC-OB2R-G10 | Migration options: This is a product model name change only. Customers will experience no change in functionality. The new product name is designed to better align the brand and value Portwell’s products deliver.


  • Intel® X710-AT2 LAN controller
  • 2x 10GbE RJ45 ports
  • 1 pair bypass segment

The Portwell APTNC series offers OCP (Open Compute Project) NIC 3.0 cards with network bypass function, an industry-leading design concept. Featuring a convenient thumbscrew pull-tab design to simplify maintenance and upgrades, the APTNC series NICs are also designed on a compact form factor, and yet are configured with high port density to optimize connectivity options. Furthermore, the APTNC series of network adapters helps ensure network connection and business continuity with its built-in network bypass function to optimize uptime, fail-safe network connectivity, as well as network security, resilience and threat prevention.

The APTNC-OX2R-BP network adapter is an OCP Inspired™ product formally reviewed by the OCP Foundation to meet an approved OCP Specification and adhere to the OCP Tenets of Impact, Efficiency, Scale, Openness and Sustainability. It is built with network bypass function and 2x 10GbE copper ports, and features Intel Ethernet controller, delivering energy efficiency, seamless interoperability, optimized load balancing, and enhanced agility through Data Plane Development Kit (DPDK) drivers.

Offering a comprehensive feature set to ensure superior performance and reliability, the Portwell OX2R-BP bypass network adapter is an ideal critical component for modern network infrastructure in diverse applications for next-generation firewalls, unified threat management (UTM) solutions, network routers, gateways, and software-defined wide-area networks (SD-WAN).

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Form FactorOCP NIC 3.0 Network Module
LAN ControllerIntel® X710-AT2
Ethernet Port2x 10GbE RJ45 ports
Bus TypeCompatible with OCP NIC 3.0 primary 4C+ connector: PCIe x16 Gen3
Bypass1 segment on board
Dimension76x115x11.5 mm (WxDxH)
Operating EnvironmentTemperature: 0 to -40°C
Humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
Storage EnvironmentTemperature: -10 to 70°C
Humidity: 5 - 95% non-condensing

Ordering Guide
18-8I0004-Z002APTNC-OX2R-BP OCP NIC 3.0 network module with 2x 10GbE copper ports & bypass function

*Status: Renamed to PNC-OB2R-G10 | Please reference to PNC-OB2R-G10 for ordering information.

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