[c-nsp] Solution for 'DR' Site

Nick Hilliard nick at foobar.org
Mon Apr 8 19:35:53 EDT 2013

On 09/04/2013 00:12, Oliver Garraux wrote:
> Cisco's ACE is dead.  Look at F5's products.  Their GTM product (DNS based
> load balancing) is solid and really flexible.

Brocade ADX series are also worth looking at (previously: Foundry
ServerIron).  Their smallbox will do 1G of LB, with options for both local
and DNS based load balancing.  Their larger boxes will do a pile more.

> If the site to site connectivity is over the Internet...then yeah you're
> going to need IPSec or something of that nature.  If there's some kind of
> private WAN connectivity, then it just depends on people's comfort levels.

Lots of possibilities here: MPLSoGRE, LISP, IPSEC, etc.  If it's IP all the
way, it would be really good if the MTU was > 1500, so that the OP could
have an encapsulated mtu of 1500.


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