Re: 4 port LAN card for Debian Squeeze or higher
On 4/2/2013 10:33 AM, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> On 4/2/2013 1:02 AM, Muhammad Yousuf Khan wrote:
>> i am about to build a centralized storage and i want some auto detect
>> (where no requirement of drivers and high performance capability) LAN card
>> for our server.
> Intel i350-T4
Due to Tx/Rx load balancing issues of bonded ethernet ports you'll be
far better off using a single port 10GbE NIC, if your switch has a 10GbE
uplink port. Intel offers the X540-T1 copper for about $100 more than
the 4 port GbE card above. It will save you a lot of time/effort trying
to get proper load balancing with bonding.