Fun with HAST and inter-host connections
uwe at laverenz.de
Fri Sep 1 08:58:43 UTC 2017
Am 31.08.2017 um 16:41 schrieb Frank Leonhardt:
> The problem with link aggregation is that you need lots of 1Gb Ethernet
> cards and run out PCI slots pretty quickly. Or are you suggesting
Not necessarily, you could use PCIe cards with 2 or 4 ports.
> multiple targets bound to a particular interface? Not a bad idea, but
Yes, multiple networks, one target per network, round robin policy.
> The PCIe is also going to be a bottleneck, but I'm ignoring this for now.
Are you sure? PCIe 3.0 supports 985MB/s on x1.
> What I really want is the fastest way to connect to boxes using IP
Then 10Gb/s ethernet would probably be the best option IMHO.
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