Link Aggregation

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Jun 27th, 2009
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Hi,


Has any one experienced deploying link aggregation between a Cisco 6509 and a Marconi BXR-5000 using 1Gig interfaces? I know they only way I can do this on Cisco devices is by using port-channel, but other venders do not support port-channel.


Thanks,

Reza


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Giuseppe Larosa Sat, 06/27/2009 - 08:12
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Hello Reza,

in multi vendor context look for LACP support IEEE 802.3AD other vendors can give to this other names.


on cisco side you need to use

channel-group x mode active


LACP message frames are exchanged on each member link providing also a protection mechanism.

if a port misses to receive LACP frames it is put in down state.


Hope to help

Giuseppe


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