Interface Masters Technologies introduced the Niagara 42×64 and 42×84 family of 1 Gigabit Low Profile Quad Port server adapters. The new 1 Gigabit NICs are based on the Intel 82580 Quad MAC/PHY Ethernet controller. Niagara 42×64 and Niagara 42×84 are ideal for telecommunications, ISP, IT network security, UTM, intrusion detection and prevention, Storage Area Networks (SAN) and WAN acceleration. The Niagara 42×64 will be available for evaluation in late November and will be in full production early December 2010. Volume pricing for the copper NIC starts at $370.