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Where can I find information on Blue Coat's compliance to the Ethernet IEEE 802.3 standards

FAQ ID:    FAQ1544
Version:    2.0
Status:    Published
Published date:    08/31/2011
Updated:    08/31/2011
 

Answer

Here is the 802.3 compliance information 

 

Definitions

Ethernet Standard

Description

802.3i

10BASE-T 10 Mbit/s (1.25 MB/s) over twisted pair

802.3j

10BASE-F 10 Mbit/s (1.25 MB/s) over Fiber-Optic

802.3u

100BASE-TX, 100BASE-T4, 100BASE-FX Fast Ethernet at 100 Mbit/s (12.5 MB/s) w/auto negotiation

802.3x

Full Duplex and flow control; also incorporates DIX framing, so there's no longer a DIX/802.3 split

802.3z

1000BASE-X Gbit/s Ethernet over Fiber-Optic at 1 Gbit/s (125 MB/s)

802.3-1998

A revision of base standard incorporating the above amendments and errata

802.3ab

1000BASE-T Gbit/s Ethernet over twisted pair at 1 Gbit/s (125 MB/s)

802.3ac

Max frame size extended to 1522 bytes (to allow "Q-tag") The Q-tag includes 802.1Q VLAN information and 802.1p priority information.

802.3ad

Link aggregation for parallel links, since moved to IEEE 802.1AX

802.3-2002

A revision of base standard incorporating the three prior amendments and errata

802.3ae

10 Gbit/s (1,250 MB/s) Ethernet over fiber; 10GBASE-SR, 10GBASE-LR, 10GBASE-ER, 10GBASE-SW, 10GBASE-LW, 10GBASE-EW

802.3af

Power over Ethernet (12.95 W)

802.3ah

Ethernet in the First Mile

802.3ak

10GBASE-CX4 10 Gbit/s (1,250 MB/s) Ethernet over twin-axial cable

802.3-2005

A revision of base standard incorporating the four prior amendments and errata.

802.3an

10GBASE-T 10 Gbit/s (1,250 MB/s) Ethernet over unshielded twisted pair (UTP)

802.3aq

10GBASE-LRM 10 Gbit/s (1,250 MB/s) Ethernet over multimode fiber

802.3-2008

A revision of base standard incorporating the 802.3an/ap/aq/as amendments, two corrigenda and errata. Link aggregation was moved to 802.1AX.

 

 

Blue Coat Proxy SG Platform Ethernet Standard Compliance

 

Ethernet Standard

SG210

SG300

SG510

SG600

SG810

SG900

SG8100

SG9000

802.3i

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3j

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3u

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3x

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3z

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-1998

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ab

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ac

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ad

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2002

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ae

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3af

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ah

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ak

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2005

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

802.3an

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3aq

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2008

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

No

 

 

 

Blue Coat Proxy SG Interface card Ethernet Standard Compliance

 

Ethernet Standard

NIC-510/810-2xGigE

NIC-510/810-2xGigE-PT

NIC-510/810-4xGigE-PT

NIC-SG510/810-2xGigE-SX

NIC-SG600-4xGigE

NIC-SG600-4xGigE-Fiber

NIC-900-4xGigE-PT

NIC-900-4xGigE-PT-Fiber

802.3i

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

802.3j

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

802.3u

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

802.3x

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3z

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

802.3-1998

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ab

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

802.3ac

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ad

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2002

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ae

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3af

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ah

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ak

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2005

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3an

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3aq

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2008

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

 

Ethernet Standard

NIC-8100-4XGigE

NIC-8100-4xGigE-PT

NIC-SG8100-2xGigE

NIC-SG8100-4xGigE-Fiber

NIC-SG9000-4xGigE-PT

NIC-SG9000-4xGigE-PT-Fiber

NIC-SG9000-10G-PT-CX4

NIC-SG9000-10G-PT-Fiber

802.3i

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

802.3j

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

802.3u

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

802.3x

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3z

No

No

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

802.3-1998

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ab

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

802.3ac

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ad

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

802.3-2002

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3ae

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

802.3af

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ah

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3ak

No

No

No

No

No

No

Yes

No

802.3-2005

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

802.3an

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3aq

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

802.3-2008

No

No

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

 

 

 


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