Are you looking for a router to route between VLANs? Is so, MSFCs are the better for routing between VLANs than having an external router. Also if you have a flex WAN module in your 6500, you'll need an MSFC as all configurations are done on the MSFC
An MSFC is a daughtercard on a supervisor card, it is integral to the 6509 chassis, it is perfectly designed to work in harmony with the switching elements of the 6509. It makes use of the hardware within the 6509, by design it should be your only choice, in this disusion, pricing concerns aside.
We are pleased to announce availability of Beta software for 16.6.3.
16.6.3 will be the second rebuild on the 16.6 release train targeted
towards Catalyst 9500/9400/9300/3850/3650 switching platforms. We are
looking for early feedback from customers befor...
Introduction Featured Speakers Luis Espejel is the Telecommunications
Manager of IENova, an Oil & Gas company. Currently he works with Cisco
IOS® and Cisco IOS XE platforms, and NX to some extent. He has also
worked as a Senior Engineer with the Routing P...
In this session you can learn more about Layer 3 multicast and the best
practices to identify possible threats and take security measures. It
provides an overview of basic multicast, the best security practices for
use of this technology, and recommendati...