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Sun Dual 10GbE XFP PCI Express Card User’s Guide • May 2010


shows an example network that uses VLANs.


Example of Servers Supporting Multiple VLANs With Tagging Adapters

The example network has the following features:

The physical LAN network consists of a switch, two servers, and five clients. The
LAN is logically organized into three different VLANs, each representing a different
IP subnet.

VLAN 1 is an IP subnet consisting of the Main Server, Client 3, and Client 5. This
represents an engineering group.

VLAN 2 includes the Main Server, Clients 1 and 2 by means of a shared media
segment, and Client 5. This is a software development group.

VLAN 3 includes the Main Server, the Accounting Server and Client 4. This is an
accounting group.

The Main Server is a heavily used server that needs to be accessed from all VLANs
and IP subnets. The server has a Sun x8 Express Dual 10 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber XFP
Low Profile Adapter installed. All three IP subnets are accessed by means of the
single physical adapter interface. The server is attached to one of the switch’s