Cisco 7600 (7609) as a core BGP router.

Roland Dobbins rdobbins at arbor.net
Fri Jul 17 23:09:48 CDT 2009


On Jul 18, 2009, at 4:30 AM, Steven King wrote:

> We use the 7600 platform as a Customer Border device.

The 7600 is actually quite a poor choice as an edge device (any edge)  
due to its caveats regarding NetFlow, ACLs, and uRPF.  It's far better  
suited to a core role, where it can handle mpps running without the  
need for these critical edge features.

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