Software router state of the art

Seth Mattinen sethm at rollernet.us
Sat Jul 26 17:46:17 CDT 2008


Chris Adams wrote:
> Once upon a time, Andrew D Kirch <trelane at trelane.net> said:
>> I'd like to be wrong, but there's no way that any PC/Commodity routing 
>> system is going to work (in any environment other than Ethernet).  For 
>> the small ISP starting out (you know, the ones selling T1's/xDSL), there 
>> are no Channelized T3/OC3 cards available for a PeeCee, which means you 
>> still need to buy something from Cisco or Juniper.
> 
> First hit on a Google search:
> 
> http://www.imagestream.com/PCI_921-CDS.html
> 

ImageStream isn't really "look I just bought a Dell and now I need to 
route my DS3 with BGP" is it?

Does anyone reading this use any ImageStream gear in production? I'm 
curious what your experiences are.

~Seth




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