[FoRK] Amazon S3 storage service

Luis Villa < luis.villa at gmail.com > on > Fri Mar 17 11:49:56 PST 2006

On 3/17/06, Aaron Burt <aaron at bavariati.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 16, 2006 at 12:32:34PM -0800, J. Andrew Rogers wrote:
> > Jumbo framing is well-supported in most recent networking gear, but
> > is not so universal that you can assume it.
>
> F'r instance, the frickin' bigass high-dollar Foundry GigE switches at
> two-jobs-ago only supported something weird like 3K jumbo frames.  If
> you wanna use all the bandwidth at 1Gbps, a 1500 MTU is just stupid.
>
> Especially in this case since the place was a Lab for the Development of
> enterprise-grade Open Source.

What, the LDOS is not the most competent place on earth? I'm shocked. *SHOCKED*.

Luis (who knows some good people who work at an LDOS, but also some...
well, not so great people.)

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