IPv6 end user addressing
newton at internode.com.au
Thu Aug 11 21:19:34 CDT 2011
On 12/08/2011, at 7:23 AM, Scott Helms wrote:
> The question I asked you is why should I as the service provider deploy routers rather than bridges as CPE gear for residential customers.
As a service provider, you don't want to burn an expensive TCAM slot to make
IPv6 ND work for every device a customer places on their LAN.
As a service provider, it's better to burn one TCAM slot per customer for the
prefix you route to them, and leave adjacency relationships within their home
Think of MAC address table size limits on switches. Similar problem.
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