Arp and Mac table -Local Switching

Unanswered Question
Feb 18th, 2010
User Badges:
  • Bronze, 100 points or more

basic question here...


I have a Nexus 5010 with a bunch of 2148 hanging off it which apparently doesn't support local switching. I will have a Layer 3 Collapse Core/Distribution and the Nexus will be my Layer 2 access for serverfarm. If I created 2 ServerFarm VLANs, I assume for servers on Vlan A to talk to Vlan B, the first frame will be routed up to the core, but subsequent frames will be switched btwn the 2 VLANs and do not need to go up the Core for routing right?


Thanks

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Overall Rating: 0 (0 ratings)
Loading.
Edison Ortiz Thu, 02/18/2010 - 16:59
User Badges:
  • Super Bronze, 10000 points or more
  • Hall of Fame,

    Founding Member

No local switching, all packets between Vlans will go up to the Core.

Actions

This Discussion