OSPF vs ISIS - Which do you prefer & why?

Mark Tinka mark.tinka at seacom.mu
Thu Nov 10 06:13:09 UTC 2016

On 10/Nov/16 04:52, Josh Reynolds wrote:

> Vendor support for IS-IS is quite limited - many options for OSPF.

Depends on the vendor.

Cisco have as many knobs for IS-IS as they do for OSPF.

Juniper, not so much.

Don't know about other vendors.

At any rate, many of these knobs are not part of the original protocol
spec., although they can be very useful when scaling.


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