Get Free, Friendly, Expert Advice
Call 1-866-244-8796 or email

Designed and Manufactured in Canada Since 1980


AxiomAudio Blog

Positioning Floorstanding Speakers

Our Newest Flagship Model: The M100

Why We Make Our Own Drivers

Wall'O'Fame
"Serenity Cinema", now with 40% extra Serenity!
Updated as requested.
Who's Online
5 registered (nickbuol, MarkSJohnson, Ken.C, Adrian, Ian), 122 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Financing
Forum Stats
12686 Members
11 Forums
22680 Topics
400427 Posts

Max Online: 378 @ 02/24/13 04:33 PM
Top Posters
Ken.C 17695
pmbuko 16222
SirQuack 13311
CV 11056
MarkSJohnson 10672
Meanwhile On Facebook

8| Don't miss Andrew Welker's post on our message boards about the new subwoofer...

󾓲 The April Newsletter is out! Did you get your copy? http://www.axiomaudio.co...

Double-take! :O How well do you know our line? First one to spot the surprise...

Page 1 of 2 1 2 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#28251 - 12/19/03 02:45 PM Land of the Dying Networks
spiffnme Offline
axiomite

Registered: 04/01/03
Posts: 5214
Loc: Los Angeles
Here you go guys...


_________________________
"A nation cannot prosper long, when it favors only the prosperous." -President Barack Obama

Top
#28252 - 12/19/03 02:48 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Saturn Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 10/21/02
Posts: 1041
Loc: Toronto Ontario Canuck
Thanks Spiff. Watch this be the last post.

_________________________
http://www.quadloft.com/hometheater- new HT

Top
#28253 - 12/19/03 02:56 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16222
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
I'd post, but my network is dead.
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#28254 - 12/19/03 03:09 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Haoleb Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 09/25/02
Posts: 1488
Loc: Maine
.......? must be an inside joke..
_________________________
Haoleb's Audio/DIY Website

Top
#28255 - 12/19/03 04:08 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Hawkson101 Offline
devotee

Registered: 11/06/03
Posts: 359
Loc: wilmette illinois
hahhaha

i am on the outside
_________________________
Once You Pop You Can't Stop

Top
#28256 - 12/19/03 05:22 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
spiffnme Offline
axiomite

Registered: 04/01/03
Posts: 5214
Loc: Los Angeles
Read the last few posts on this thread. It should clear things up.

Though it seems as soon as I posted this new thread, the network discussion ended.
_________________________
"A nation cannot prosper long, when it favors only the prosperous." -President Barack Obama

Top
#28257 - 12/19/03 11:12 PM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17695
Loc: NoVA
If your network has hubs, that could definitely be a problem (force half duplex, generally slow things down). Also, I must point out that forcing full duplex instead of auto can break certain computers' networking. There's a whitepaper from Cisco around somewhere about it. I spent many moons trying to figure out the problem (not having access to the switches...). Also, what kind of backbone is there? If it's just a 100 Mbit backbone, you're toast. Also, if your servers are all on 100 Mbit, you're toast. Fun stuff...
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#28258 - 12/20/03 12:31 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Saturn Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 10/21/02
Posts: 1041
Loc: Toronto Ontario Canuck
Oh...
you mean thats basic Network 101. Who did we hire then?

ps Ahhh....thats explains why the Network Manager's other side job is Kids educational Toys. She has the damn lunch full of her advertising crap.
_________________________
http://www.quadloft.com/hometheater- new HT

Top
#28259 - 12/20/03 12:34 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17695
Loc: NoVA
Sometimes it has to do with momentum; you know, things just keep getting added on. Other times (sometimes the same times) it has to do with budget. Bigger companies seem to have a harder time turning around their networks. One of my clients was a large, large company, and we had to try to convince them to go to 100 Mbit for one group for a few years. At one of my other clients, a much, much smaller shop, I could get them all on Gbit for cheap. (Yeah, I know, not full utilization, but when the tech gets there on the desktop, they'll be ready).
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#28260 - 12/20/03 12:38 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Saturn Offline
connoisseur

Registered: 10/21/02
Posts: 1041
Loc: Toronto Ontario Canuck
Ken;

I just checked your profile. Your in IT. Get some Axioms already you curmudgeon!!! You should be able to afford it.
_________________________
http://www.quadloft.com/hometheater- new HT

Top
#28261 - 12/20/03 12:43 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17695
Loc: NoVA
No, no, you see, I get a small amount of money every month for myself. Everything else goes to the household. And I'm still paying of my computer. And I work for a small company that hasn't given me a raise for 2 *%&*!! years. I shouldn't complain, though; I know people have been laid off and taken pay cuts.
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#28262 - 12/20/03 02:04 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
metier Offline
enthusiast

Registered: 08/19/03
Posts: 32
Loc: Kingwood tx just outside of Ho...
yes hubs very bad for networks, as far as auto and hardcoding speed and duplex, if you have a device that only supports auto then set any device connecting to it to auto, otherwise try to set everything to the fastest speed and full duplex if it supports full duplex. Because the problems arise if say you have 2 devices, they both can run 100 full duplex, you hard code 1 device to 100 full duplex, the other device to auto, the auto device will more then likely negotiate at 100 half duplex, which is bad, because you going to get either late collisions or crc errors, which is going to degrade your performance.
_________________________
vp150 m22ti's qs8's hk avr325 svs 25-31pci @22hz

Top
#28263 - 12/20/03 02:06 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17695
Loc: NoVA
A better explanation than I had. Thank you.

And, after looking at your profile, I can see why.


Edited by kcarlile (12/20/03 02:07 AM)
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#28264 - 12/20/03 02:58 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
pmbuko Offline
shareholder in the making

Registered: 04/02/03
Posts: 16222
Loc: Leesburg, Virginia
I'm going to be setting up a pix in the new year. If I run into any snags, I'll drop you a line
_________________________
"I wish I had documented more…" said nobody on their death bed, ever.

Top
#28265 - 12/20/03 03:00 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
Ken.C Online   content
shareholder in the making

Registered: 05/03/03
Posts: 17695
Loc: NoVA
See, now I'm jealous. All I get to play with is Sonicwalls and the occasional Netscreen.
_________________________
I didn't do it, no one saw me, you can't prove anything.

Top
#28266 - 12/20/03 03:26 AM Re: Land of the Dying Networks
metier Offline
enthusiast

Registered: 08/19/03
Posts: 32
Loc: Kingwood tx just outside of Ho...
Peter I would be more then happy to try and answer an question you would have on the Pix. I've learned so much about stereo equipment from Y'all, that it's the least I could do.
_________________________
vp150 m22ti's qs8's hk avr325 svs 25-31pci @22hz

Top
Page 1 of 2 1 2 >



Moderator:  alan, Amie, Andrew, axiomadmin, Brent, Debbie, Ian, Jc 

Home  |  Corporate Info  |  Products  |  Message Board  |  FAQs  |  Warranty  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Statement   |  Contact Us

©2014 Colquhoun Audio Laboratories Limited
All Rights Reserved.