Cisco 7600 (7609) as a core BGP router.

Paul Stewart pstewart at
Mon Jul 20 13:37:18 UTC 2009

Agreed... we migrated away from GSR to 7600 and now looking at migrating
back...;)  GSR was 100% rock solid for us with PRP-2 processors....
sup720-3bxl has been good but no comparison...

-----Original Message-----
From: Neil J. McRae [mailto:neil at DOMINO.ORG] 
Sent: Monday, July 20, 2009 6:26 AM
To: nanog at
Subject: RE: Cisco 7600 (7609) as a core BGP router.

Personally I'd avoid this platform given 6+ years of trying to make it
reliably. GSR is far better platform.



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