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iSCSI Transfer Rate Using Standard Gigabit Networking

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So what really makes a server grade NIC?

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SAN over Ethernet

We are looking to move our infrastructure from our office to a COLO. Currently we run a rack-mount white-box server using commodity hardware, and ESXi 4 as the hypervisor to power 9 VM's for internal ...