The LightPulse LP9000 Fiber Channel PCI host adapter provides the flexibility and broad interoperability needed for complex highly scalable SANs. The LP9000 provides a unique combination of features, including switched fabric support using F_Port and FL_Port connections, full-duplex data transfers, high data integrity features, support for all Fiber Channel topologies, and support for service class 2 and 3. The LP9000 also features sophisticated hardware that provides superior performance in storage area networks, delivering low latency and high throughput in switched, arbitrated loop and clustered environments. Support for both copper and fiber optic cabling is provided through standard GBIC interfaces. The LP9000 delivers exceptional performance through the use of Emulex's Centaur ASIC, a 266MIPS onboard processor and state of the art dual ported buffer memory. The LP9000 features a 64 bit, 66MHz PCI interface and provides the richest set of features available. The ethical research on this company and product is not yet complete. It will be available in the next few weeks, meanwhile we are treating this as a middle scoring brand.The Emulex network adapter is a relatively simple device; it just does its job of connecting you to the internet, with no fuss and no frills. It might not be glamorous, but rarely needs replacing (so the user rarely has to deal with the thorny ethical problem of how to dispose of it), is generally reliable, and is particularly useful for laptop owners. In addition, the LP9000 (LP9000-L1) is a product of , which has been accorded a medium Gooshing ethical score in recognition of its stance on such issues as animal testing and fair trade. Please click on the stars above to access a full review of the ethical policies of . Gooshing, through our search of over 350 retailers, gets you the best price at which to buy the LP9000 (LP9000-L1). Please click on if you want to buy at the cheapest available price.