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Two NIC ports - any benefit to having two?

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RobertFlag for United States of America asked on
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Hi -

I am running XPP SP3 on an ASUS M2N-SLI Deluxe motherboard.  It has 2 integrated NIC ports, gigabit.  For what can I use the 2nd one?

Could I be connected to two different LANs, not that I have two....

Could I connect to two different wired ports on the same router?

Not sure this is necessary -
3 GB RAM
AMD 64 X2 3800+
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Lee OsborneFlag of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland imageSenior Infrastructure Engineer

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