Device specifically made for high capacity GRE tunnels for dozens of sites

Julien Goodwin nanog at
Sat Jan 19 06:55:19 UTC 2013

Another (somewhat cheaper) Juniper option if you meet its limits is the
EX[34]200's which now do GRE in hardware:

On 19/01/13 05:36, PC wrote:
> mx80 (or similar) or ASR.  The MX would probably be my preference for just
> pushing huge amounts of GRE packets and scales nicely in a single box
> solution.
> On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 11:21 AM, Christopher Morrow <
> morrowc.lists at> wrote:
>> On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 12:51 PM, A. Pishdadi <apishdadi at> wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> Can anyone recommend a device that will allow for multiple gigabit gre
>>> tunnels with ability to handle up to a million pps?
>>> I know it can be done on a bsd or nix box , or something running junos
>> but
>>> Im looking for something specifically made and tailored for GRE tunnels.
>> dedicate an MPC on an MX box? 10gbps of gre, weee!

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