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4506/routing inter VLAN

Hi,

how to test if the routing inter VLAN in the 4506 does not influence the traffic , the processing time and the time of replay

thanks

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Cisco Employee

Re: 4506/routing inter VLAN

If you are talking about IP routing, it's done in hardware. IPX/Appletalk is done in software

New Member

Re: 4506/routing inter VLAN

what's the difference between hardware and software routing?

hardware routing mean that the traitement is fast?

Cisco Employee

Re: 4506/routing inter VLAN

Hardware forwarding is done in ASICs which is faster than Software(done by the switch CPU)

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