NANOGers home data centers - What's in your closet?

Chaim Rieger chaim.rieger at
Sat Aug 13 00:59:04 CDT 2011

On 8/12/2011 7:02 PM, Leo Bicknell wrote:
> Why? Unless you live in a HUGE house, you can do 10GE over copper to 
> all rooms. Copper is infinately easier to run and terminate. I dunno 
> about you, but 10GE is both out of my price range, and useless given 
> the speed of my NAS disks, Comcast cable modem, and WiFI box. GigE, 
> switched, is quite nice and affordable. Now, if you have to run to 
> another building on the property (even just a detached garage) fiber 
> is the way to go due to ground loops, but that's a slightly different 
> story... 
Leo I have a spare 10Ge 48 port switch that you can have, if you ask 

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