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November 27, 2017, 06:25:04 AM
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Hi Folks, should I go for unmanaged, managed or smart switches for 500 some miners? Thanks.
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November 27, 2017, 06:33:16 AM
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unmanged no reason to manage them they will do all the work for you. A decent router and firewall is the most important piece of networking equipment.
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November 27, 2017, 06:47:40 AM
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So install a firewall and then just use the distribution network switches and then network switches on the racks? Do you have any recommendations on the firewalls and the switches please? Thanks
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November 27, 2017, 08:40:53 AM
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Get a like 11 of these NETGEAR GS348 48-Port Gigabit Ethernet

Plug those into the main firewall/router that way you don't need to run a bunch of long cables instead have 48 miners per switch.
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November 27, 2017, 04:17:02 PM
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What kind of firewall do you recommend? Thanks.
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November 27, 2017, 04:25:06 PM
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What kind of firewall do you recommend? Thanks.

pfsense will probably give you the most bang for your buck as long as you know how to configure it

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November 27, 2017, 07:32:06 PM
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I have no idea how to configure. How can I learn? Can you please provide some resource? Also...which model? Thank you.
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November 28, 2017, 05:53:15 PM
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Hello Fanatic26 and all the other gurus out there...please recommend a good firewall system which can be easy to config. Thanks.
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November 29, 2017, 05:01:55 AM
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When a moderator has moved your thread to the correct subsection, it is pretty bad form to move it back yourself. Please familiarise yourself with the rules of the mining section.

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November 29, 2017, 01:08:11 PM
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Ck... I think there is some misunderstanding here. I didn’t move the thread back to the incorrect section nor the thread was moved into another section before. Would never break the rules of the community. Thanks
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