[Beowulf] anyone using 10gbaseT?

Mark Hahn hahn at mcmaster.ca
Wed Feb 21 06:48:19 PST 2007

> I have been using the MYRICOM 10Gb card in my NFS server (head node)  for
> the Beowulf cluster. And it works well.  I have a inexpensive 3Com switch
> (3870) with 48 1Gb ports   that has a 10Gb port in it and I connect the
> NFS server to that port. The switch does have small fans in it.

that sounds like a smart, strategic use.  cx4, I guess.  is the head 
node configured with a pretty hefty raid (not that saturating a single
GB link is that hard...)

thanks, mark hahn.

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