A quick Windows guide to changing Mellanox ConnectX-3 (and ConnectX-2) VPI cards from Infiniband mode to Ethernet mode and back
A low power, simple, unmanaged 8-port Gigabit Ethernet network switch with basic QoS features
The NETGEAR GS108 is an 8-port unmanaged gigabit switch which is very popular for its low cost and reliability. Many of these switches have found their way into IT troubleshooting tool kits over the years for good reason.
The TRENDnet TEG-S80g 8-port unmanaged gigabit switch features low power consumption and a metal chassis along with 16gbps switching
The TP-LINK TL-SG1008D is an inexpensive unmanaged 8-port gigabit Ethernet switch. It clearly focuses on lowering costs which is OK. For $28 it certainly achieves those goals.
Build custom firmware for your Mellanox ConnectX-2 InfiniBand card from Dell, Sun, or HP to enable RDMA in Windows 2012
A quick how-to guide on configuring IPoIB with Mellanox HCAs using Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Get up and running in only a few minutes.
Our Netgear ProSafe GS105 Review using the v4 revision. The Netgear GS105 is a 5-port gigabit Ethernet switch that uses very little power and is small!
Earlier this year we had a big thunderstorm, one very large bang later I discovered my Internet was out. A little investigating later led me to my old ADSL modem the Linksys AM300 had been destroyed due to the lightning strike....
In Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 Microsoft introduced SMB 3.0 which greatly improves shared storage performance. After playing with it a bit, and I think others can concur, whereas SMB 2.1 was not a superior performance opt...