Fast Ethernet NICs

Joseph R. tek at
Fri Dec 15 00:36:41 EST 2000

I have not used them with a cluster of any sort, but I am currently 
using 4 cards in each server we have (8 servers). Thats 32 cards we've 
been pushing to the max for around a year. Never had any hardware 
problems with them. They're cheap too :)

Best regards
Joseph R.

Judd Tracy wrote:

> We are looking for some fast ethetnet NICs, but are not sure what is our
> best choice.  On our current cluster we are using Kingston KNE100TX
> cards.  The performance of them are great, but we have had bad luck with
> them going bad.  We have been looking at other tuplip based cards, and
> would like to know other peoples experiences with them.
> We are currently looking at the Netgear FA310TX.
> Judd Tracy
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