VPLS benefits

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Apr 27th, 2008
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Hi there. talking about VPLs benefit compared with only simple L2 metro-E. how many VFI could be created. does the number exceed the number of vlan/vtp number (4096)? how about vrf mpls. would u please tell me the maximum number supported by cisco?. tq anyway :)

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shivlu jain Thu, 05/01/2008 - 23:39
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yes it is equal to the number of vlans. The main adv of VPLS is that the MPLS domain looks like a single L2 domain.



mounir.mohamed Mon, 05/05/2008 - 01:30
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Also one of the golden benefit of VPLS over other L2VPN technologies is VPLS will provide Multipoint L2VPN not point-to-point like AToM

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