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    FS: $75 MIST AP41

    Open box MIST AP41. Got it from going to a IT conference and have no use for it as we are all CISCO. FS: $75 USA only
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    Mellanox ConnectX-3 SFP+ Nic not being detected in TrueNAS/Supermicro X8DTN+

    I recently upgraded my network to 10gb, but I can't get my TrueNAS rig to recognize it. This is the ebay listing for the product I bought: https://www.ebay.ca/itm/2PCS-MCX341...3?pageci=80ea2655-f689-46eb-adcd-183105ef37f2 Both cards are tested and working in my PC (Windows) and my Dell R710...
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    Only seeing 900Mbps or less speed on 10Gb network

    I've been trying to solve this problem for quite awhile. I cannot seem to get above 1Gbe speeds with my 10Gb equipment. I'll summarize my equipment below. D-Link DGS-1510-28X switches. Firmware 1.70.012 downstairs. Connects to upstairs switch from port 28 to port 28. D-Link DGS-1510-28X...
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    Can I put Mikrotik CRS305-1G-4S+IN in my hot attic?

    I need a cheap 10Gb distribution switch to get 10Gb to all corners of my house. The Mikrotik CRS305-1G-4S+IN is perfect and a great price. Is it safe to to put it in my hot unventilated attic? It often gets to 95-100 degrees fahrenheit during the summer here and even hotter in my attic. It will...
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    Cheap OCP Mezzanine cards to standard PCIE

    This thread is posted in order to pay back our fourms, beacuse the Inspiration comes from here. Will give us a new choice with Two port SFP+ 10GB Ethernet card,cheap and easy ! This thread tell you how to use a transfer suit to get a cheap 10GB Ethernet card,and a little work...
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    WTB 8 port 10GB Copper Switch

    Hello, looking for a smaller 10GB managed copper switch, like a Netgear XS708Ev2, only really need Layer 2 functionality. If anyone has one or something similar for a good deal, please let me know. Thanks.
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    US‑16‑XG or DXS-1210-12SC

    Hi Guys, What is the verdict on these two? What I'm I going to miss if I take the Unifi 16-XG, anything? Is Ubiquiti manageable from web or does it require the Ubiquiti controller application? Seems like 16-XG is considerably cheaper so want to know any gotchas. Thanks
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    Need help with starting 10gb setup

    any help greatly appreciated... warning... n00b at this ... Ok so I'm new to this and I have a test lab at work. I have 4 esxi 6.7 boxes - will get to them later a windows 10 pc (dell precision 5810) Our guys were getting rid of a mess of hardware so I grabbed it and figured time to play...
  9. AveryFreeman

    Inexpensive 10Gbe RJ45 switch Netgate XS708E and 10Gb cards

    Hi, I'm selling this switch that I've been using, I ran into some bills and can't really afford to keep my 10Gb stuff. I was asking $400 since the lowest price I've seen it advertised for used is $500, but I'm willing to entertain offers, as well. It's an unmanaged switch (although it does...
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    FS: SuperMicro X10SDV-4C+-TLN4F Xeon D-1518

    SOLD SOLD SOLD Listing for sale my SuperMicro Xeon D-1518 X10SDV-4C+-TLN4F. Link to review here. I used this as a pfsense route for a little bit and then decided to virtualize it with my main KVM system. Comes in original box with all accessories. Will function and appear like new. $365...
  11. cheezehead

    10GB+ ethernet workstation heat

    For those running server 10/40GB Ethernet adapters in their desktop/workstation setups designed for low airflow, how did you choose to cool these cards designed for high airflow cases? PCI slot coolers? oversized heatsinks? Re-purposed CPU coolers? water cooling?
  12. fohdeesha

    Turbocharge your Quanta LB6M - Flash To Brocade TurboIron - Big Update!

    UPDATE 7/11/2018 - It's been discovered that the version 8 Brocade firmware originally on the site was an internal-use only, untested beta version. It has been removed from the guide and replaced with the latest v7 mainstream release which is rock stable, well tested and has had a few more...
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    Planning DIY NAS for 2-node vsphere cluster - advice needed

    I posted this in the wrong area of the forum. Hope I have better luck here :) I am in the process of getting a proper 10gbit vaai supported storage solution for my home lab. I am considering the QNAP TS-831X, as it has 2x sfp+ built-in, and vaai support + vsphere plugin. Not sure if the...
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    10G SPF+ to 1Gb rj45

    Hello all, So recently I purchased a server off ebay.ca (24 Bay FreeNAS Chenbro RM41824 4u 2x E5-2650, 64GB RAM, 3x LSI SAS9211-8i, | eBay). Now without thinking about it I didn't notice that the only way other then the impi to connect the server to the network is using the dual 10Gb SFP+...
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    ConnectX-3 pro En in x4 slot

    HI, Back again Was comparing CX3 with CX3 pro cards and found out that CX3 cards will work in x4 mode when connected to pcie3 (x8 in gen2), but nothing about this in XC3-Pro En but these lines: --- A lesser width adapter can be seated into a greater width slot (x4 in a x8), but a greater width...
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    Dual sfp+ 10gb nic in pciev3 x4

    Hi My very first post here I was about to buy my first 10gb nic, during my researches I found out that there is almost no pcie gen3 dual sfp+ 10gb nic with x4 edge connector, as the bandwith provided by x4 gen 3 is enough for 40gbps full duplex, is there any reason(backward compatibility, etc)...
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    AU: FS: Netgear XS712T ProSAFE 12-Port 10GB

    I bought this switch while planning to extend my lab. Having now changed my plans it is not required. The switch has been powered on once but otherwise not used. $1500 Cheers, Adam
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    Netgear XS712T Fan Replacement

    Hey Guys, I bought a Netgear XS712T switch and discovered it is far louder than I expected. I have read on whalnetwork.com about other changing the fans out for Noctua 40mm counterparts however the detail around the process is not documented. Has anyone here had experience with this? If so...
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    Low 10GB speeds between direct attached servers

    Hi, I have a Windows server 2012 R2 installation on a Dell R710 with an Intel AF DA nic in an x8 slot. I also have an OmniOS installation on a Supermicro X8DTH with an Intel X520-DA2. These devices are directly connected on a 10.10.10.0/24 subnet using Twinax. Both are configured with large...
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    10gb NIC issues OmniOS

    Hi, I have 2x Intel AF DA cards (Intel 82598EB). One of which is installed in a Windows Server 2012 R2 box. The other is in a Supermicro X8DTH OmniOS box. These are directly attached by confirmed working Twinax cables but both sides show no link when connected to each other. All interfaces are...