vyatta for bgp

Ray Soucy rps at maine.edu
Thu Sep 15 11:32:20 CDT 2011


Thanks for the tip, first time I hear this podcast.

On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 9:58 AM, Jason Leschnik <leschnik at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ray
>
> Download the Podcast "The Packet Pushers - Show 31" they talk a little
> about this topic... If nothing else it's a great listen
>
> Cheers!
>
> On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 11:05 PM, Ray Soucy <rps at maine.edu> wrote:
>> Is Vyatta really not suited for the task?
>>
>> I keep checking up on it and holding off looking into it as they don't
>> support multicast yet.
>>
>> Modern commodity sever hardware these days often out-powers big iron
>> enough to make up for not using ASICs, though, at least on the lower
>> end of the spectrum.
>>
>> Does anyone have any more details on Vyatta not scaling?  Were you
>> trying to run it as a VM?  What were you using for NICs? etc.
>>
>> The hardware matters.  Saying Vyatta doesn't cut it could mean anything...
>>
>
> --
> Regards,
> Jason Leschnik.
>
> Mob. 0432 35 4224
> Uni mail. jml974 at uow.edu.au
>



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