vyatta for bgp

Pierce Lynch p.lynch at netappliant.com
Thu Sep 22 05:37:19 CDT 2011

Andreas Echavez [mailto:andreas at livejournalinc.com] originally wrote:
> Ultimately, the network is as reliable as you build it. With software, it's much cheaper to divide and scale horizontally. Hardware devices are expensive and usually horizontal 
> scalability never happens. So in reality, an enterprise blows 100k on two routers, they both flop because of some "firmware bug", and you're down.

With this in mind, I am keen to understand how many implementations of packages such as Quagga and Zebra that the group use. With the likes of Vyatta being discussed, I am keen to see if products such as Quagga as still regularly used as it used to be.

Thoughts welcome!

Kind regards,


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