10GE TOR port buffers (was Re: 10G switch recommendaton)

bas kilobit at gmail.com
Fri Jan 27 23:24:06 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jan 28, 2012 at 12:01 AM, George Bonser <gbonser at seven.com> wrote:
> Going to 4 10G aggregated uplinks instead of 2 might get you a much better performance boost than increasing buffers.
> But it really depends on the end to end application.

Also these TOR boxes go to my (more expensive ASR9K and MX) boxes, so
from an CAPEX standpoint I simply do not want to give them more ports
than required.

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