10G-capable customer router recommendations?

Josh Reynolds josh at kyneticwifi.com
Fri Apr 15 23:53:20 UTC 2016

Would still need a Chelsio / Mellanox etc card, and even then you're not
going to hit line rate if you have NAT or any traffic shaping enabled at
all. Maybe with DPDK/netmap/pf_ring, but that would be some pretty custom
On Apr 15, 2016 6:47 PM, "Michael Brown" <michael at supermathie.net> wrote:

> Not *exactly* what you're asking for, but a Lanner appliance (‎
> http://www.lannerinc.com/products/network-appliances/x86-rackmount-network-appliances/nca-5210)
> might suit your needs.
> M.
>   Original Message
> From: David Sotnick
> Sent: Friday, April 15, 2016 16:19
> Subject: 10G-capable customer router recommendations?
> 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

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