I am attempting to create a peer-to-peer connection between two machines like the guy mentioned here: is it possible to direct connect a client and server with 10GBASE CX4 copper cables?
I have these cables from the server vendor http://www.provantage.com/supermicro-cbl-0347l~7SUP92HM.htm
Will these work without a switch in between? Obviously I am assuming that 10Gbe is similar to normal ethernet in that the cables require a pass-over style wiring inside the cable. If that is true please give me a heads up as well.