Best band for your buck router and switch (gigabit)

Suresh Ramasubramanian ops.lists at
Sat Nov 16 02:57:34 UTC 2013

For that sort of use case one of the new SDN offerings might work for you?

If not, mikrotik has any roll your own based on gentoo router beat


On Saturday, November 16, 2013, Nick Cameo wrote:

> Thank you so much for your response. The 6500 is what I was trained on
> however, for this case we cannot afford the rackspace. We're building
> highly efficient networks using mainly virtual machines and
> fiberchannel backbone. I did however overlook the 1Gig limit of the
> 38/3900s....
> So basically build our own linux router using a stripped down version of
> gentoo?

--srs (iPad)

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