Gateway Redundancy

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Aug 13th, 2008

Hi,

I have a gateway with two Gig interfaces. Gig 0/0 is connected to switch 1. Customer would like to connect Gig 0/1 to another switch for redundancy reasons. If either of the switches fails the other interface can take over. Is this possible ?

Cheers.

Fred

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rchilcote Wed, 08/13/2008 - 04:41

The only way I can think that this would work is if you place each Gig interface in a different subnet and create a loopback interface. Then use that loopback interface as the source interface for VoIP traffic. This would require enabling routing on your switches and configuring a dynamic routing protocol on your switches and voice gateway.

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