[c-nsp] NPE-400 vs. NPE-G1

Gert Doering gert at greenie.muc.de
Sun Feb 5 17:17:09 EST 2006


On Sun, Feb 05, 2006 at 09:43:08PM +0200, rafi-cnsp2 at meron.openu.ac.il wrote:
>  Cisco rates the MSFC3 at 500Kpps for "software switched" packets and at 
> 20Kpps for "process switched" packets
>  For comparison the RSP8 and RSP16 are rated at 22Kpps and 29Kpps 
> respectively for "process switched" packets 

The CPU on the Sup720 is painfully slow (if compared to a NPE-G1, for

As it normally doesn't even come near a packet, that's not a major 
problem - but a somewhat faster BGP convergence wouldn't that bad either.

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