There's been a lot of posts on the Topton N5105 and N6005 boards and it got me looking around for other interesting networking boards. I came across this thing: https://www.aliexpress.us/item/3256804371902281.html ( $319.00 - 379.00)
I haven't made the purchase yet. I'm actually waiting to see...
Can anyone speak to the quality of this device (SFP+ version for use with Mikrotik CRS305-1G-4S+IN)
There are other options but this is the cheapest SFP+ one I have seen.
Hello everyone, I need a little help, I have an edge switch DCS-7050QX-32S-R, which physically has 4 SFP ports (1-4), but at the administration level I don't see them, I only see the QSFP ports, someone do you know what it can be?
I followed all the guides via FCX / ICX6610 - Fohdeesha Docs. And got my icx licensed and setup. I just purchased a single mode duplex lc to lc fiber cable and plugged it into my dell r620 and into one of the ports on my brocade. No link lights on brocade but i have link light on my dell...
I’ve been following STH reviews of 10base-t sfp+ transceivers for a while. Most appear to be based on a Marvell chipset with a 30m rating and 2-3W power draw. This means they get very hot.
Recently, I’ve noticed some manufacturers like FS and 10gtek offering 80m models based on what appears...
TLDR> What card is recommended for current Win 10 comparability.
https://www.servethehome.com/buyers-guides/top-hardware-components-freenas-nas-servers/top-picks-freenas-nics-networking/ seems focused on non-windows.
Can anyone recommend the currently most cost effective card (and ideally where...