Last Mile Design

Alain Hebert ahebert at
Fri Feb 15 11:59:51 UTC 2019

     Not all gen of CER takes full routes.

     I got a pair of 1gen here with 512k FIB.

Alain Hebert                                ahebert at
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On 2/14/19 4:25 PM, Brandon Martin wrote:
> On 2/14/19 12:08 AM, Mark Tinka wrote:
>> As a pure FTTH Active-E AN, I still think the Brocade (Extreme) CER/CES
>> is a good box.
> The CES is...wonky.  My Foundry/Brocade/Extreme SEs have steered me 
> away from them on more than one occasion.
> The CER is fine but of course more expensive.  It'll take a full 
> Internet table, though, which is handy.
> For AE resi deployments, I'd aggregate folks onto cheap 48 port 
> switches then terminate onto a single pizza box router somewhere "less 
> deep" in the network.  Distributed, in-field L3 termination doesn't 
> mean you have to terminate L3 right at the customer-facing port.

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