I know someone using Border 6 and they're loving it, but inbound route
optimizations are crude\limited.
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Josh Reynolds" <j...@kyneticwifi.com>
Sent: Monday, September 19, 2016 7:36:34 PM
Subject: Re: [AFMUG] Cogent...
Part of "SDN" (vomit.. I can't believe I just used that acronym), is knowing
what the options are first.
1 For that you need BGP.
2 Then you need some way of performance testing multiple paths from various
Then you need to use information from 1 & 2 to programmatically select
$bestPath based on $criteria.
Certain ISPs, Enterprises, and vendors are already doing things like this.
On Sep 19, 2016 7:32 PM, "Seth Mattinen" < se...@rollernet.us > wrote:
On 9/19/16 17:21, Ken Hohhof wrote:
So much for the people who believe taking full BGP routes will automatically
choose the best routes. (Why does "best routes" sound like something Trump
Latency or loss isn't part of the best path selection algorithm, so anyone who
expects that isn't fully clued in to BGP.
Now, I certainly wouldn't want anything less than full routes because it limits
my options if I happen need to exercise such options.