How to *use* multiple GigE adapters into a single PC
R.Nieuwenhuizen at cpb.nl
Mon Jul 22 07:59:01 GMT 2002
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Sent: Monday, July 22, 2002 4:19 PM
Subject: Re: How to *use* multiple GigE adapters into a single PC
> ServerWorks Grand Champion HE chipset supports dual Pentium 4
> processors. There's 3.2 GB/s to each proc, and with quad-interleaved
> DDR memory, you've got a 6.4 GB/s memory bandwidth.
> Compaq's DL530 and ML580 seem to fit what you're looking for. They
> have 4 100MHz 64bit PCI-X busses. The ML580 has 7 64-bit PCI-X slots.
> For a single processor system, I think the FSB becomes the bottleneck,
> at 3.2 GB/s (that's GigaBit, right?). So that would be 400
Shouldn't that be 3.2 GigaByte/Sec? (GB = GigaByte and Gb = Gigabit)
> MegaBytes/sec. (4) 117 MegaByte/sec connections would be 468 MByte/sec.
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