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Message 1273524 - Posted: 20 Aug 2012, 21:54:38 UTC
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Through the fine work of the GPU Users Group, Terabit Systems has generously donated both a 1Gbit and a 10Gbit ethernet switch to our group. The 1Gbit switch will be a substantial upgrade to our server room. The 10Gbit switch will become part of a very high speed SETI spectrometer to be deployed at the Greenbank Telescope.
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Message 1273558 - Posted: 21 Aug 2012, 0:31:46 UTC - in response to Message 1273524.
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Jeff, thanks for the news!

A big *Thank you!* to the GPU Users Group and Terabit Systems!


Does this mean that the internet connection between the SETI@home server room and us members will be upgraded soon from the current 100 Mbits/sec to 1 Gbit/sec?


* Best regards! :-) * Sutaru Tsureku, team seti.international founder. * Optimize your PC for higher RAC. * SETI@home needs your help. *
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Message 1273610 - Posted: 21 Aug 2012, 5:27:26 UTC - in response to Message 1273524.

Indeed, a great 'Huzzah' to the GPU group. Infrastructure like this makes a huge difference.
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Message 1273650 - Posted: 21 Aug 2012, 8:49:56 UTC

Thank you Brad et alii and thank you Terabit!

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Message 1273703 - Posted: 21 Aug 2012, 11:56:49 UTC

Many thanks to Terabit for their generous donation to our favorite project!
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Message 1273861 - Posted: 22 Aug 2012, 4:47:07 UTC - in response to Message 1273703.

Many thanks to Terabit for their generous donation to our favorite project!



I'd thank 'em by doing business with them, but I have no idea what I'd do with a big-#@% switch like that if I had it.

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Message 1273897 - Posted: 22 Aug 2012, 7:40:43 UTC

Hello,

So the download speed units will accelerate?

Thank you to them for this gift ...
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Message 1273938 - Posted: 22 Aug 2012, 11:58:17 UTC - in response to Message 1273897.

No, it won't directly affect download speeds because everyone will still be limited to the 100Mbit switch up the hill.

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