mikrotik

  1. mattlach

    Mikrotik SwOS LAG Configuration

    Hey all, I recently reached out on the Mikrotik forums here, and unfortunately did not receive any replies. I was hoping maybe someone in here has some experience I can lean on: Hey all, My main switch in my rack is an CRS317-1G-16S+. I also have a CSS326-24G-2S+ in that same rack, for...
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    mikrotik swOS lagg issues

    Hello, after a lot of searching I have not been able to find any solution to my problem so here am I. So I recently bought a mikrotik css325 and one of the things I wanted to do with it was some link aggregation. Unfortunetly, after many attempts I was not able to make it work. I was trying to...
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    HELP! MikroTik switch drop packet (5%) - CRS326-24S+2Q+RM

    I am pulling my hair out right now. My MikroTik switch(CRS326-24S+2Q+RM) is dropping packets. Connections are simple. pfSense(10G DAC)-> MikroTik Switch-> computer. Ping from computers to pfSense, time out ~5%. Ping from pfSense to my computer, no time out. Ping from computer to switch mgmt, no...
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    Router for upgrade to 10 Gigabit WAN at home

    I'll be upgrading my home internet connection to 10 Gigabit fiber in March. Because of this, I'll need to upgrade my router from a Mikrotik RB4011 since it only has a single SFP+ port, and I need 2x SFP+ for WAN and LAN. I've been looking at the MikroTik CCR2004-1G-12S+2XS, but I'm open to any...
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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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    SFP 1Gb 1000Base-T modules known to work in Mikrotik

    Hello, folks. I have a Mikrotik CRS317 with 16 SFP+ cages. I have stuff for the 10G connection I need to make, but there are several 1G ethernet devices I need to hook to it as well. I've tried a couple of SFP modules, but while there is information in Webfig that the module is present, it will...
  7. mattlach

    How Picky are MikroTik Switches About SFP+ Transcievers?

    Hey all, I am looking at expanding my network at home. I have a big honking loud Aruba 48 port switch with 4 SFP+ ports in my basement which I have been using with Finisar FTLX8574D3BCL transceivers. When I bought this switch, I bought the Finisar transceivers in a lot of 6 on eBay at a...
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    Good and cheap 10GbE Network infrastructure

    Hi there, I was wondering wich cards should I buy. Stumbled across a pair of Mellanox ConnectX-2 on the ebay for 99€. My goal ist using them with my Windows 10 Workstation (Threadripper 1900X, MSI X399 Carbon AC build) and my Homeserver (Xeon E5-2620v3 on SuperMicro X10SRi-F). Just a single P2P...
  9. eduncan911

    SOLD - [FS] [US-NY] MikroTik CRS328-24P-4S+RM, 24x 1Gbps PoE+, 4x 1/2.5/5/10Gbps SPF+

    For sale is a new-in-box, never used MikroTik CRS328-24P-4S+RM with all accessories still in original shrinkwrap. * 24x 1Gbps RJ45 * All PoE+ with Passive PoE, low voltage PoE, 802.3af/at (Type 1 “PoE” / Type 2 “PoE+”) with auto-sensing * 4x 10Gbps SPF+ cages for 1.25/2.5/5/10Gbps adapters for...
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    Unable to negotiate 1Gbps - MikroTik CRS109-8G-1S-2HnD and Hitron CODA-4582U

    Was going to post this on MikroTik forum, but it's not taking new user registration at the moment. Posting here, hoping someone can shed some light on this, or those with MikroTik forum account can link to this for me. Thank you. I bought a new MikroTik CRS109-8G-1S-2HnD a few days ago. Links...
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    MikroTik 10GbE x 16 port SFP+ L2 Switch - $268.88 [best offer] @ eBay

    (eBay) New CRS317-1G-16S+RM Cloud Router Switch Mikrotik, 16x SFP+, 1x Gbit Lan Best offered $265, seller counteroffered at $268.88. For my needs I think this switch is awesome - it's super low power (like, double digits afaik). So, you could grab a sweet used Brocade/Dell/etc for a steal...
  12. scurrier

    It works! - Chelsio T520-CR and MikroTik S+RJ10 10GBASE-T Module

    I just got into 10GbE hardware thanks to @fohdeesha and his great tip on the Brocade ICX switches. I got a Chelsio T520-CR 2-port NIC and am using it in my FreeNAS machine. I am happy to report that the Mikrotik S+RJ10 transceiver that I bought for use in the Brocade ICX switch also works in...
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    Mikrotik CRS226-24G-2S+RM not booting

    I have tree switches. Two of them are working just fine. The last one did not boot up after a power failure on the main supply of my house. It stopped on "loading kernel from nand". I then found a guide: New RB951G-2HnD bricked? [Solved with Netinstall] - MikroTik to use netinstall to install...
  14. OBasel

    MikroTik CSS326-24G-2S+RM VLAN Question

    I need to build a small colo 1/4 cab and have a tight space, power and overall budget. It's like gaining 10lbs and everything's tight all around. I read the review on STH and that was helpful Mikrotik CSS326-24G-2S+RM Review Cheap 24x 1GbE 2x 10GbE Here's my quandary. I want to use say 4 ports...
  15. Patrick

    Mikrotik hEX RB750Gr3 Router Discussion

    Since this is a little box in the lab I wanted to start a discussion. I got mine on Amazon last week Amazon.com: MikroTik RB750Gr3 hEX 880MHz Dual Core 256MB 5xGb USB L4: Computers & Accessories and have been testing since. Overall the pricing was in the $60 range making it affordable. It has...
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    Mikrotik Compatibility with Mellanox ConnectX2

    Hey, I am looking to purchase a Mikrotik CRS226 and purchase a couple Mellanox Connect X2 cards for connection to my server. So is the CRS226 sfp+ ports compatible with the Mellanox Connect X2 cards using Twinax cables.? Also can i team the 2 sfp+ ports on the CRS226 with 2 Mellanox ConnectX2...
  17. Patrick

    Reference Material Mikrotik router and switch default password

    When logging into a Mikrotik router or switch's management interface, either using the WebFig or Winbox, one is prompted for a login (username) and password. On Mikrotik the default login/ password is: Login: admin Password: <no password> You can connect to the interface via ether1 port and...