LINK REDUNDANCY TO SERVERS

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Jul 28th, 2007
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EXISTING SETUP

2 6500

2 3750 stacked in each floors

uplinks from both core switch to each floor forms link redundandancy using stp and hsrp


QUESTION:

1. what will i do now to have link redundancy to servers which are to be direcTly connected to the core? WHAT IS THEBEST PRACTICE?


tHANKS A LOT



Correct Answer by Jon Marshall about 9 years 9 months ago

Hi


Are you 6500's connected to each other via a layer 2 trunk ?


If so server redundancy can be achieved by dual honing your servers to both 6500 switches use active/standby NIC configuration on your servers.


HTH


Jon

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Jon Marshall Sat, 07/28/2007 - 03:33
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Hi


Are you 6500's connected to each other via a layer 2 trunk ?


If so server redundancy can be achieved by dual honing your servers to both 6500 switches use active/standby NIC configuration on your servers.


HTH


Jon

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