The 7206 is a fine box, but since it's a software based platform, you should verify that it meets your performance needs. Performance on the 7200 will vary on based on processor (NPE), port adapter, IOS features. Another option is the 7600. Since switching is done by hardware asics on the 7600, performance will be fairly constant on the 7600 (so long as all the features you're doing are supported by the asics).
Introduction: The "external-out enable" command is available for
configuration under the "router ospf process" in case of the IOS-XR
operating system. This command basically enables advertisement of
intra-area routes on the device as external routes in th...
IntroductionIn this article we'll discuss how to troubleshoot packet
loss in the asr9000 and specifically understanding the NP drop counters,
what they mean and what you can do to mitigate them. This document will
be an ongoing effort to improve troublesh...