Force10 Gear - Opinions

Jo Rhett jrhett at
Thu Sep 4 11:36:39 CDT 2008

On Sep 3, 2008, at 8:45 PM, Paul Wall wrote:
>>> Linksys, D-Link, SMC, etc are able to pull it off on the layer 3
>>> switches sold at Fry's for a couple benjamins a pop.  :)

> I am.  All of these boxes can forward packets at line rate, and list
> for a fraction of the price of the Force 10 S-Series.

You and I (and any real network operator) must have different  
definitions of "forward at line rate".

Jo Rhett
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