Mikrotik BGP Question
bclark at spectraaccess.com
Fri May 21 07:39:39 CDT 2010
On 05/21/2010 08:23 AM, Nick Hilliard wrote:
> I will refrain from making any smart-ass comments about Mikrotik and BGP,
> but no: there is no reason whatever that you can't take your internet feeds
> from different locations, so long as you have a good quality interior
> network link between those two locations, and your two routers talk iBGP to
> each other. Just make sure your boxes have enough RAM to cope with a full
> dfz feed.
> I.e. it's just the same as using any other router in this regard.
I've used Mikrotiks for everything except BGP, but we don't use
Mikrotiks for BGP only because we already had BGP on a different
platform...personally, when it comes to BGP, I think people are better
off running it on devices they are familiar with rather then trying to
learn the idiosyncrasies of a new platform.
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