DSL "aggregation".... NO

Jack Carrozzo jack at crepinc.com
Thu Apr 15 16:39:54 CDT 2010


You can balance over DSL by putting different L2TPv3 tunnels over each
physical device and agg it at someplace with real connections and
such. It's possible to do it with GRE or OpenVPN too, but much less
classy.

Clearly the downside of this is that you need an agg machine on your
end somewhere, but it gives you lots of control for sure.

-Jack Carrozzo

On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 5:05 PM, Bill Lewis <blewis at hottopic.com> wrote:
> Group,
>
> Since I'm told that DSL aggregation / mux is currently not possible, we
> are looking at doing stream splitting via a technology like FatPipe
> uses. Anyone have this in production usage? Or something similar?
>
> Cisco has offered some ways to split via CEF, but most DSL carriers do
> not have this turned on / available.
>
>
>
> Thank you,
>
> Bill
>
> Network dude
>
>




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