[c-nsp] new Cisco routers 1800/2800/3800
Neil J. McRae
neil at colt.net
Mon Oct 4 07:51:13 EDT 2004
> Does anyone have further details (and is permitted to share
> them), like
The ASIC is used to manage the I/O bus.
> - which IOS trains are available? "Standard" 12.3T or
I would imagine its weird letter.
> - IPv6 support?
> - IPv6 support *on the forwarding ASIC*?
I don't think IPV6 support on day one but the 2800 takes
1G of memory so it should be an issue.
> - what kind of features are missing (netflow, ACL logging, counters)?
> (Hardware-based low-end Cisco platforms are quite notorious for
> lacking these interesting bits)
I believe all of those are available.
There is an Enhanced NM port and and Enhanced WIC ports that take cards
that can do more with the newer bus [but are backwards compatible].
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