netfilter benchmarks on two gigabit ethernet cards

Zef zef at fcvnet.net
Tue Aug 23 10:57:09 CEST 2005


Jozsef Kadlecsik a écrit :

>Hi,
>
>On Mon, 22 Aug 2005, Zef wrote:
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>>do you know any benchmarks showing packet per seconds filtering power of
>>netfilter running on X86 platforms with two gigabit cards?
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>http://people.netfilter.org/kadlec/nftest.pdf summaries the results of
>such tests we performed at the beginning of this year.
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>Best regards,
>Jozsef
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Waooh, very nice results!
Thanks also to Stephen for his answer.

Do you think that something like a Dell PowerEdge* *SC1425 would be a 
good low cost gigabit firewall?

Zef'



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