[CentOS] My new server

Sun Mar 27 00:23:04 UTC 2011
Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam at whitemice.org>

On Sat, 2011-03-26 at 19:14 -0400, Matty wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 26, 2011 at 3:55 PM, John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:
> > On 03/26/11 12:51 PM, Rainer Duffner wrote:
> >> Use VLAN-trunks.
> > someone using a $350 micro server as his ADSL gateway is highly unlikely
> > to have layer 2 managed switches capable of handling VLANs.
> I'm not sure this is an accurate statement. I purchased a 16-port
> linksys managed 10/100/1000 switch a year ago for $200, and it looks
> like there are managed switches for < $100 now:

+1, and that is new.

My employer purchases used HP Procurve managed switches for sub-$100 a
piece.  For the great majority of deployments they are more than
adequate and the feature set is pretty good.