Enhance Your ThecusŪ NAS Performance with Link Aggregation!
Tags: intel, link aggregation, NAS, PRO/1000 PT, thecus
Thecus puts the link aggregations, where you connect to LAN ports to gain additional throughputs, to the test. The test is done with Thecus Top Towe N10850 paired with Intel Pro/1000 PT dual port network card. The testing NAS unit is paired with four WD VelociRaptor running in RAID 5 with the link aggregation mode set to 802.3ad. The result shows that by linking two Gigabit ethernet ports, it is able to achieve 1913 megabit/second throughput that is about 40% gain over the single LAN port.*… Read More