Newbie Motherboard Question

Donald Becker becker at
Tue Nov 26 14:06:23 EST 2002

On Tue, 26 Nov 2002, Jean-Marc Lachaine wrote:

> We are planning to put together a new beowulf. I have been looking at FAQs
> about the basics but have been asked a question by the lead researcher that
> I am having a hard time finding an answer to. Could somebody please point me
> in the right direction to get information about good motherboards that will
> support a pair of gig cards. Any help is greatly appreciated.

On-board, or plug in?
There have been several recent dual processor systems with two on-board
gigabit adapters.  The common ones are dual e1000 or dual Broadcom 5703

Donald Becker				becker at
Scyld Computing Corporation
410 Severn Ave. Suite 210		Scyld Beowulf cluster system
Annapolis MD 21403			410-990-9993

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