[j-nsp] Whitebox 10Gb/s capture challenge
chris at nmedia.net
Sat Jan 21 14:08:13 EST 2012
port whatever analysis software you want to use to the netmap interface
OBrien, Will [ObrienH at missouri.edu] wrote:
> I'm pondering the idea of trying to build a relatively inexpensive 10Gb capture box.
> The simple solution is a dell R710 with 10Gb nics. I have some, they work, but I'd have to spend $50k to get enough of them.
> So, my challenge is keeping the price point is something around $1000-$1500 - basically the 10Gb version of a 1u gigE capture system.
> In general, I probably don't need to ever write 10Gb/s to disk, but it would be nice load the dice for success.
> My thoughts are a reasonable performance motherboard with 10Gb PCIe nics or a white box mobo with onboard SFP+ ports.
> Anyone gone this route?
> Will O'Brien
> University of Missouri, DoIT DNPS
> Network Systems Analyst - Redacted
> obrienh at missouri.edu
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