I have a customer wanting to connect to as many as 5-8 branch offices via T1 leased line. Looks like his needs are data only and I don't expect this to change. Is IMA a good alternative to multiple T1/CSU interfaces on my core (3640??) router.
If so can I get a description of the nut/bolts. I'm assuming the telco will povide up to to 8 T1 handoffs that connect to the IMA interface. From there I can configure individual serial (ATM?) interfaces for the various branch offices?
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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...
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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...
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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...