Rafael David Tinoco
Rafael.Tinoco at sun.com
Tue Nov 11 11:41:31 EST 2003
ooops, sorry about one thing i forget..
to make bonding connections with 2 NICs in each node, you would have
to have 2 VLANS in the switch, 1 nic for each node in vlan0 (for ex) and
so bonding could work
rafael david tinoco
sun professional services - brazil
rafael.tinoco at sun.com
Keyan Mehravaran wrote:
>I am planning to connect 8 dual Xeon PCs
>with onboard gigabit through a switch and
>I only need access to the "zeroth" node.
>I have two questions:
>1) Is there any benefit to using "managed"
> switch rather than the "unmanaged" ones?
>2) Is it possible to increase bandwidth by
> adding an extra gigabit NIC to each node?
> If the answer is yes, then should all the
> 16 ports connect to the same switch?
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