Re: NIC Bonding 802.3ad LACP without switch
- Date: Mon, 27 May 2019 16:49:32 +0300
- From: Reco <recoverym4n@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: NIC Bonding 802.3ad LACP without switch
On Mon, May 27, 2019 at 03:36:38PM +0200, basti wrote:
> Hello sven,
> hello reco,
> I want to speedup my network connection beween srv-a and srv-b. There is
> only a 1:1 connection.
Any bonding mode will utilize a single link in such case.
The 'catch 22' for active-active bonding is that you can utilize more
that one link for egress traffic (assuming multiple receivers), but
ingress traffic will be the same on all links.
What you need is https://www.multipath-tcp.org/ . Or buy 10Gbps NICs,
they are relatively cheap these days.