Well, I would agrue about the 3650 replacing the 3560 being a good idea. I talked to someone back in June familiar with the product and the idea is that you get the same functionality as the 3850, just less performance. And the 3650 is priced the same as the 3650. So if you don't need the horsepower, you can save 25%.
The problem I am hearing about is that the stack technology is extremely unreliable. So I would love to hear from someone who has experience with it.
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...