10G-capable customer router recommendations?

Aaron aaron at wholesaleinternet.net
Fri Apr 15 21:52:21 UTC 2016

Not a lot of 10G capable CPEs out there.  For our 10G residential 
customers we install Brocade ICXs.


On 4/15/2016 3:18 PM, David Sotnick wrote:
> Hello masters of the Internet,
> I was recently asked to set up networking at a VIP's home where he has
> Comcast "Gigabit Pro" service, which is delivered on a 10G-SR MM port on a
> Comcast-supplied Juniper ACX-2100 router.
> Which customer router would you suggest for such a setup? It needs to do
> IPv4 NAT, DHCP, IPv4+IPv6 routing and have a decent L4 firewall (that also
> supports IPv6).
> The customer pays for "2Gb" service (Comcast caps this at 2G+10% = 2.2Gbps)
> and would like to get what he pays for (*cough*) by having the ability to
> stream two 1Gbps streams (or at least achieve > 1.0Gbps).
> I'm tempted to get another ACX-2100 and do a 4x1Gb LACP port-channel to the
> customer switch, or replace the AV-integrator-installed Cisco SG300-52P
> (Cisco switch with e.g. an EX-3300 with 10Gb uplinks).
> Thanks in advance for your suggestions.
> -Dave

Aaron Wendel
Chief Technical Officer
Wholesale Internet, Inc. (AS 32097)

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