[rescue] Current collections...

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Thu Apr 8 15:13:56 CDT 2004

On Thu, Apr 08, 2004 at 02:06:31PM -0400, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> Oy.  Yeah, Cardima (when I first joined them) has all their machines on
> a single 10baseT segment on a 72-port Asante hub.  That network hit 60%
> collisions sometimes.
> Needless to say, as soon as I could persuade them to give me the budget,
> I ripped it out and built them a real network that actually worked.

When I started at Comco, they had a bunch of cascaded eight-port 10baseT
hubs.  I replaced it with a Grand Junction/Cisco Catalyst (2800 I think
it was?).  25x10baseT, 8x100baseT, all switched.  

The network was *beautiful* after that. 8-)


bill bradford
mrbill at mrbill.net
austin, texas

More information about the rescue mailing list