[c-nsp] ASR 1k vs 9k as a non-transit BGP router with full tables?

Lukas Tribus luky-37 at hotmail.com
Wed Aug 2 17:46:37 EDT 2017

> as a point of correction — iirc — asr1002x is running closer to an rp2.
> i don’t have one available to me at the moment, but i believe the code
> indicates as such.  comparing the ram, route, etc numbers leads me to
> believe this is true.

Agreed, the RP1 is a 32 bit platform and can only use 4 Gigs of RAM.
8 and 16 GB capable boxes are 64 bit (therefor >= RP2).

RP1 also has a terribly FIB convergence.

As the datasheet says: ASR 1002 and ASR 1002-F are the only boxes
with RP1, everything else is not a RP1 (including 1002X).


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