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

Vladimir Ivashchenko hazard at francoudi.com
Mon Feb 6 05:42:41 EST 2006

> >  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
> example).

I wouldn't say that 600Mhz Sup720 is very slow compared to 700Mhz

> 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.

Best Regards,
Vladimir Ivashchenko
Chief Technology Officer
Thunderworx Cyprus - www.thunderworx.com

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