BRAS/BNG Suggestion

James Bensley jwbensley at
Fri Dec 2 10:53:34 UTC 2016

On 2 December 2016 at 10:37, tim at <tim at> wrote:

> On Friday, 2 December, 2016 05:55, "Mark Tinka" <mark.tinka at>
> said:
> > Redback used to be popular - I believe they got picked up by Ericsson.
> I'd steer clear at a small scale like 20k subscribers.  In my experience,
> Ericsson as an organisation just aren't set up to deal with a company that
> want to buy a couple of boxes, install and run them themselves, and call
> support when something breaks - it's all about multi-month PoCs and
> fully-managed rollouts at incumbent-telco scale.  Think 20M subs, not 20k.
I've heard Redback aren't so good anymore. We are very happy with Cisco
(ASR1000s) and Juniper (MX480s) for this function.


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