[Snort-users] sizing a snort ids system?

Ed Szynaka szynaka at ...301...
Thu Aug 10 16:23:27 EDT 2000


> A Sun Ultra 30 should be capable of doing that. 45 Mbit/s will eat up ~50% CPU
> I think. Snort does not need very much memory, so the ususal 128 MB should be
> enough.
> 
> Same with a 500-800 MHz x86, but I don't have experiences with that. From what
> was said on the list, the most important thing is to use high quality network
> cards.
> 

Which network cards would be considered "high quality" network cards?

Ed
szynaka at ...301...




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