Re: Looking for cheap 4-port NIC card, appreciated for any site
Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2005 02:38:13 -0700
"GS" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I am looking for inexpensive 4-port 10/100 NIC card, Can somebody
> suggest me where can I get it?. I enquired in local stores, Intel card
> was selling for few Hundred bucks, looking for cheap one, thanks in
I'm surprised nobody makes a PCI card that's equivalent to what every
cheap DSL/Cable router has. Basically, an Ethernet controller and a five or
six port single-chip 10/100 switch (such as the BCM5325). The switch does
vlan tagging, so you can separate the ports into whatever bridge groups you
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