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  • 1.  Can I buy an HBA card from a third-party supplier and use it for DAM?

    Posted 27 days ago
    Imperva Documentation Portal Article Link:
    https://docs.imperva.com/bundle/v13.6-administration-guide/page/8699.htm

    SecureSphere supports the following Emulex Host Bus Adapters:

    • For PCI-E dual channel: LPe11002
    • For PCI-E dual channel: LPe12002

    The LPe11002 card provides one 2GB Fibre Channel link and
    the LPe12002 has an 8GB fiber Channel Link with automatic 1GB downward compatibility.

    Other HBAs are not currently supported.

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    I want  use the SAN on X2510 Gateway.
    Can I buy an HBA card from a third-party supplier and use it for DAM?

    Such as:
    http://www.emulex.org.cn/index.php?_m=mod_product&_a=view&p_id=275

    #DatabaseActivityMonitoring

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    Wenlong Wang
    Technical Director
    Beijing China
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  • 2.  RE: Can I buy an HBA card from a third-party supplier and use it for DAM?

    Posted 26 days ago
    Hi,

    I think NO.
    I had a similar question from my customer. Imperva told me that it is impossible to do it themself because customers can damage the appliance.
    It can be done only by IMPERVA PS, and you have to pay for extra support every year.

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    Karol Gruszczynski
    IT SECURITY EXPERT
    Trafford IT
    Warsaw
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