If you are not familiar with Cisco, you may want to look into Imagestream-IS (http://www.imagestream-is.com) they make Linux-based routers. They will give you slightly more bang for your money, and have better bandwidth control options. If you do use them, our sales guy is Doug Haas (firstname.lastname@example.org
), and he's really good.
To answer your questions:
2. No, you would just connect them over standard Ethernet. You would have to get a third NIC that would plug into your switch (I'm sorry I left that off the diagram).
3. WAN Interface Card -- a T1 Card.
I am going to attempt what I think is a first for webhostingtalk, I am going to try to explain this with a Visio diagram (uhh... ASCIIVisio
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[Edited by uuallan on 03-14-2001 at 03:01 PM]