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Old May 17, 2011, 09:37 AM
blaze_125 blaze_125 is offline
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Ottawa
Posts: 340

My System Specs


Originally Posted by enaberif View Post
ICS works perfectly fine. Why spend money!
A 2nd network card will be just as expensive, and then add this to the equation.
-open the computer case
-install the card
-close computer case
-install drivers
-set required settings
all that took what? 30 minutes? 30 minutes if he got the settings bang on the first time.

So lets say his nic cost him or his company 15$
Then lets assume he gets paid 20$/h
So 15$ for the nic, 10$ for the 30 minutes he used to set this up.
That's 25$ right there.

With a cheap switch... 15$ to buy the damn thing, 30 seconds to connect everything together.
Final cost? 15$

Who's waisting money?

When it comes to expanding his cubicle's network(to acommodate a third or forth computer), the switch wins again.
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