OSPF vs IS-IS

Justin M. Streiner streiner at cluebyfour.org
Wed Aug 17 08:58:14 CDT 2011


On Wed, 17 Aug 2011, Randy Bush wrote:

>> What would you rather rely on at 3am in the morning when things are
>> breaking?  Someone who has just learned IS-IS or someone who already
>> has good experience with OSPF?
>
> what would you rather rely on at three in the morning when things are
> breaking, someone who has just learned OSPF or someone who already
> has good experience with IS-IS?
>
> this seems a silly reversal until you realize that OSPF is significantly
> more complex and thus harder.

And if the person who is involved at 3 AM is well versed in OSPF, this all 
becomes a non-issue.

jms




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