Gigabit Linux Routers

Brandon Galbraith brandon.galbraith at gmail.com
Fri Dec 19 21:12:43 CST 2008


I wasn't aware of imagestream using any custom (asic) hardware, except
the T1/3 cards in the concentrator we bought from them (worked like a
champ, btw).

-brandon

On 12/19/08, Martin List-Petersen <martin at airwire.ie> wrote:
> Henry Yen wrote:
>> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 18:32:40PM -0700, Michael Loftis wrote:
>>> --On December 18, 2008 4:02:14 PM -0800 Bruce Robertson
>>> <bruce at greatbasin.net> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Imagestream does nice work as well.
>>>>
>>> I'll second the plug for imagestream as well.
>>>
>>>> Soucy, Ray wrote:
>>>>> If all you're looking for is basic routing though, it might be
>>>>> worthwhile just getting a Vyatta appliance.
>>
>> Aren't both Imagestream and Vyatta routers built atop a Linux platform?
>>
>
> So is Juniper a BSD base (if I recall correct). The difference is the
> selection of hardware and added routing hardware.
>
> The issue is, that those additions, that Juniper, Imagestream and Vyatta
> add, are not available on the standard platform, so it can't be quite
> compared.
>
> Kind regards,
> Martin List-Petersen
>
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