VPC=S/MLT?

Joel jaeggli joelja at bogus.com
Fri Jan 13 13:31:56 CST 2012


On 1/13/12 11:19 , -Hammer- wrote:
> OK, So I'm doing a lot of reading lately on Nexus as we are about to get
> into the 7k/5k game and of course a lot of the marketing revolves around
> VPC. Every time I see it referenced, I keep remembering a reasonably
> reliable Nortel implementation called Split MLT (Multi Link Trunk). Is
> there something fancy here that I'm missing in the docs or am I wrong in
> equating the two? Isn't VPC just S/MLT? It's just that Cisco has shown
> up 8 years late and is trying to hype it up to compensate?

vpc/vlt/mlag/s/mlt





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