OSPF vs IS-IS vs PrivateAS eBGP

Fouant, Stefan Stefan.Fouant at neustar.biz
Sat Sep 12 14:48:46 UTC 2009

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Cord MacLeod [mailto:cordmacleod at gmail.com]
> Sent: Friday, September 11, 2009 9:50 PM
> To: North American Network Operators Group
> Subject: Re: OSPF vs IS-IS vs PrivateAS eBGP
> I'd also add that ISIS supports IPv6 through the addition of TLVs
> whereas OSPF was redesigned into OSPFv3.
> Personally I like ISIS due to it's simplicity and use it for router
> loopback advertisement only.

Cord, so you've piqued my interest.  Are you saying you run ISIS for
loopback recursion, but another protocol for everything else?

Stefan Fouant

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