[c-nsp] 6500 VSS for campus L3 core?

Phil Mayers p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk
Thu Feb 14 05:24:57 EST 2013

On 02/13/2013 04:55 PM, Andy Ellsworth wrote:

> no FHRPs). But in the core, where all of your connectivity is
> point-to-point L3 links to distros, we can get all of those same benefits
> with EC + ECMP OSPF (and we don't have anything hitting the core that would
> need FHRPs).

That was more or less our thinking. Separate control planes, 
loosely-coupled via routing protocols, seem inherently more robust.

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