Dell 1600SC + 82540EM poor performance..HELP NEEDED

Simon Hogg seth at
Thu Jul 24 11:48:28 EDT 2003

At 17:12 24/07/03 +0200, Stephane.Martin at wrote:
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>All our tests tends to show that dell missed something in the integration 
>of the 82540EM in the 1600SC series...if not we'll really really appreciate
>to know what we are missing there cause here we have a 150 000 dollars 
>cluster said to be connected with a network gigabit having network perfs of
>three 100 card bonded (in full duplex it's even worse !!!!!). If the 
>problem is not rapidly solved the 48 machines will be returned....
>thx a lot for your concern,

Sorry I can't help you, but I wonder what response you have had from Dell?


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