Robert G. Brown rgb at
Thu Jul 24 15:40:37 EDT 2003

On Thu, 24 Jul 2003, Eric Uren wrote:

> To whomever it may concern,
>            I am trying to link together 30 boards through Ethernet. What 
> would be your recomendation for how many and what type of Hubs I should use 
> to connect them all together. Any imput is appreciated.

Any hint as to what you're going to be doing with the 30 boards?  The
obvious choice is a cheap 48 port 10/100BT switch from any name-brand
vendor.  However, there are circumstances where you'd want more
expensive switches, 1000BT switches, or a different network altogether.


Robert G. Brown	             
Duke University Dept. of Physics, Box 90305
Durham, N.C. 27708-0305
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