Router Choice

devang patel devangnp at
Wed Nov 12 15:31:47 UTC 2008

I guess they have good lab in Plano, TX also!!!I worked on the same routers
for IPTV deployment and really they are best!!!

Devang Patel

On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 8:43 AM, Dan Snyder <sliplever at> wrote:

> I think that the 7750SR routers are great and you won't be let down. We
> used to have an all Cisco network and I was skeptical at first but they have
> been great.
> As for nss and nsr when we tested this by failing a cpm we saw less than 50
> ms of traffic loss. I would see if you could go to either California or
> Canada to one of ALUs labs and have it demonstrated for you.
> hth,
> Dan
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Nov 12, 2008, at 7:40 AM, "Raymond Macharia" <rmacharia at>
> wrote:
>  Hello  fellow nanogers,
>> I am a long time user of Cisco gear and currently evaluating an
>> alternative
>> for my network expansion. currently the one that looks like it will be
>> able
>> to do the job iare Alcatel-Lucent 7710/7750 service routers.
>> I am looking for real life experience of those who have used it and what I
>> may need to watch out for (if anything) I have seen in some of their
>> documentation features like Non-stop Services (NSS) and Non-stop Routing
>> (NSR). are these features real world deployable.
>> oh, just to add I want to use the routers as P routers in my IP/MPLS core
>> Regards
>> --
>> Raymond Macharia

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