Getting Gigabit Networking on a Raspberry Pi



Thanks: 358
Messages: 1,915

Interesting exercise, but note what he writes: "However, for many real-world use cases, the Pi's other subsystems (CPU and disk I/O especially, since I/O is on a single, shared USB 2.0 bus) will limit the available bandwidth.".


Aspiring Daemon

Thanks: 328
Messages: 794

And another thing is the high standby energy consumption of Gigabit ethernet, watts per port.
But there are even people using pis as NAS servers, so I never get out of amazement.