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RE: 100mbit nic: intel or 3com?

> What are peoples experiences with switches ?  For the office where the co.
> pays, I would have to recommend cisco for the same reasons.  But for the
> soho or home network, cisco is not cost feasible.   How well do small
> switches scale ?  How many devices/traffic to saturate ?

We have both 3com (905B) and Intel (EExpress Pro100) and both run fine.
There is only one catch with Cisco switches - they don't autonegotiate
with 3com, so one has to set the switch ports to 100Mb/FullDuplex.

-Igor Mozetic

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