podhillo Tue, 06/08/2010 - 08:28
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Are we talking about gilat Network module installed in 2800 series router or specifically are we asking about gilat technology.

please clarify.



sachin_mon Tue, 06/08/2010 - 23:38
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Hi Podhillo,

I am looking for the following information -

1. How to design satellite networks using Cisco VSAT

2. How to design satellite networks using Cisco routers when we don't have service providers which support Gilat


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Giuseppe Larosa Wed, 06/09/2010 - 04:54
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Hello Sachin,

you can start with




Key Features and Benefits

  • Two-way IP Unicast and Multicast connectivity
  • Up to 1.5 Mbps uplink and 10 Mbps downlink
  • Built-in TCP and HTTP acceleration for bandwidth efficiency
  • Dedicated access mode for high-priority traffic such as voice  traffic
  • Centralized management from hub network management solution (NMS)
  • Dynamic routing protocols support Open Shortest Path First (OSPF),  Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing (EIGRP), and Protocol Independent  Multicast (PIM) protocols
  • Accelerated VPN and quality-of-service (QoS) support  (future release)

Hope to help


paolo bevilacqua Tue, 06/08/2010 - 13:15
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With satellite circuits, you need to care about actual bandwidth and oversubscription factor, not worry about router performance.


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