Chelsio T580-LP-CR cabling question


New Member
Jan 6, 2018
Hi Guys i bought 2 Chelsio T580-LP-CR for my vmware server and freenas.I want to connect them both directly Im very confused with cabling tho is this cable (or any cheap that will do the job) will work ok with 2 of them connected directly or i need to get chlsio genuine QTAPCABLE3M ??I ordered 3 different cables already non of them work its says no connection at all 1st one is Brocade pn 58-0000033-01 and second Cisco pn 112-00177 bot say no link when i tried them.