10G-capable customer router recommendations?

David Sotnick sotnickd-nanog at ddv.com
Mon Apr 18 02:18:15 UTC 2016

Thanks for the replies, everyone! Much appreciated.

I'm going to check out the Mikrotik CCR series out.


On Fri, Apr 15, 2016 at 1:18 PM, David Sotnick <sotnickd-nanog at ddv.com>

> 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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