Switch with 10 Gig and GRE support in hardware.
matt.newsom at RACKSPACE.COM
Sun Feb 20 00:00:22 CST 2011
Those are the two options I am looking at now. Unfortunately both of those require the chassis tax and a decent amount of real estate and power. It looks like that is what I am going to be stuck with though because I can't seem to find anyone that has small 1-2U solution that can do the full shake and bake.
From: Joel Jaeggli [mailto:joelja at bogus.com]
Sent: Saturday, February 19, 2011 7:51 PM
To: Mikael Abrahamsson
Cc: nanog at nanog.org
Subject: Re: Switch with 10 Gig and GRE support in hardware.
On 2/19/11 5:46 PM, Joel Jaeggli wrote:
> On 2/19/11 5:31 PM, Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
>> On Fri, 18 Feb 2011, Matt Newsom wrote:
>>> I am looking for a switch with a minimum of 12 X 10GE
>>> ports on it, that can has routing protocol support and can do GRE in
>>> hardware. Does anyone have a suggestion that might fit. Keep in mind I
>>> am looking for something in the 1-2U range and not a chassis.
> juniper mx80 can get 12x10GB using 2x 4x10Gb mics mx platform does gre
> in hardware.
appologies it appears only the 2 x 10Gbe mic is supported, so that's 8...
>> I'd imagine there is no such beast right now. Only one that comes to
>> mind is the 6500/7600 but there is no fixed-configuration small box that
>> fits your port needs, you need a 7604 to get that amount of ports.
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