2009/2/7 Wojciech Puchar <woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl> > But also I am open to other brands. Especially If anyone has >> experience on that this matter would be very very helpful. I have seen >> that Sun has quad 10gbE adapters: >> http://www.sun.com/products/networking/ethernet/10gigethernet/index.xml >> I am not sure if FreeBSD supports that? >> > > could you please explain ANY CASE when 4*10GbE/s could be utilized. > > it's 5 GIGABYTES/s each direction. computer memory subsystem is rarely > faster > To be fair, the adaptor on the link is a dual port device (I looked with interest!), and Sun states the maximum is 16Gb/s aggregrate.
A machine that is multi homed on 10G networks could use all ports. It doesn't mean it has to do 10G of traffic all the time. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"