FTTH and DSLAM Access Vendors

2014-07-25 Thread Colton Conor
I am looking for comparisons between the following FTTH GPON and VDSL2 access platforms. Has anyone recently compared the capabilities of each of these platforms? Alcatel-Lucent 7360 ISAM Adtran Total Access 5000 Calix E7 Cisco ME4600 Huawei MA5600T Zhone MXK They all look great on paper, but

Carrier Grade NAT

2014-07-29 Thread Colton Conor
We are looking for recommendations for a carrier grade nat solution. Who is the leaders in this space? How do carrier grade NAT platforms integrate with DHCP and DNS solutions? How do you keep track of copyright violations in a CGNAT solution if multiple customers are sharing the same public IP

Re: Carrier Grade NAT

2014-07-29 Thread Colton Conor
29, 2014 at 10:00 AM, Daniel Corbe co...@corbe.net wrote: Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com writes: We are looking for recommendations for a carrier grade nat solution. Who is the leaders in this space? How do carrier grade NAT platforms integrate with DHCP and DNS solutions? How do you

Greenfield Access Network

2014-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
If a new operator or city is building a greenfield access network from the ground up, what software and hardware is needed in the core network to provide and manage residential and business internet services similar to the likes of ATT, Comcast, and Google Fiber? Television and Telephone services

Re: Greenfield Access Network

2014-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
://twitter.com/kscotthelms On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 9:23 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: If a new operator or city is building a greenfield access network from the ground up, what software and hardware is needed in the core network to provide

Re: Greenfield Access Network

2014-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
: On Jul 31, 2014, at 8:23 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: Is a firewall needed in the core? No, quite the opposite: https://app.box.com/s/a3oqqlgwe15j8svojvzl How would you build a access network from the ground up if you had the resources and time to do so? I'd hire folks who

Re: Greenfield Access Network

2014-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
so we can buy DOCIS billing systems? That is an interesting concept. On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 12:59 PM, Scott Helms khe...@zcorum.com wrote: On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 12:07 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: Scott, Thanks for the long post. We will use a layer 2 10G

Re: Greenfield Access Network

2014-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
, and Verizon setup their residential networks. Little information is available on the internet besides the access platforms they use. On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 1:51 PM, Scott Helms khe...@zcorum.com wrote: On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 2:25 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: I have read both

Mikrotik RouterBoard and Ubiquiti Networks Routing and Switching Solutions

2014-08-11 Thread Colton Conor
I am interested to hear opinions on Mikrotik and Ubiquiti Networks routing and switching products. I know both hardware providers are widely deployed in WISP networks, but I am less interested in their wireless solutions and more in their wired products. I know most of their switches and routers

Huawei's Versatile Routing Platform (VRP)

2014-08-19 Thread Colton Conor
How does Huawei's Versatile Routing Platform (VRP) operating system that is on their switches and routers compare to Cisco IOS or Juniper JunOS? Is the CLI syntax similar? How is the overall feature set? Would a tech that knows cisco be able to understand Huawei fairly easy? The pricing and

Keeping Track of Data Usage in GB Per Port

2014-10-15 Thread Colton Conor
I see in past news articles that cable companies are inaccurately calculating customers data usage for their online GB of usage per month. My question is how do you properly determine how much traffic in bytes a port passes per month? Is it different if we are talking about an ethernet port on a

Re: Keeping Track of Data Usage in GB Per Port

2014-10-15 Thread Colton Conor
that polls in intervals and takes samples which isn't really accurate right? On Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 1:40 PM, na...@jack.fr.eu.org wrote: Folks, use sflow with rrdtool! Quite awesome handy On 15/10/2014 20:14, valdis.kletni...@vt.edu wrote: On Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:06:56 -0500, Colton Conor

Re: Keeping Track of Data Usage in GB Per Port

2014-10-19 Thread Colton Conor
On 10/15/14, 1:38 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: So based on the response I have received so far it seems cable was a complicated example with service flows involved. What if we are talking about something simpler like keeping track of how much data flows in and out of a port

Cisco CCNA Training

2014-11-02 Thread Colton Conor
We have a couple of techs that want to learn cisco and networking in general. What do you recommend for learning and getting certified on Cisco? There seems to be a million different training courses, books, etc out there.

Tail-F

2014-11-02 Thread Colton Conor
Is anyone using Tail-f software or know anything similar? We are looking for a solution that is vendor agnostic. Can do simple command like show interface so even non-network techs and CSR's can get basic is the port up or down type stats without having to directly login to the network.

Re: Tail-F

2014-11-02 Thread Colton Conor
you need and how much work you want to put into it. Phil On Sun, Nov 2, 2014 at 1:19 PM, Jimmy Hess mysi...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Nov 2, 2014 at 11:04 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: Is anyone using Tail-f software or know anything similar? We are looking

Buying IP Bandwidth Across a Peering Exchange

2014-11-25 Thread Colton Conor
I know typically peering exchanges are made for peering traffic between providers, but can you buy IP transit from a provider on an exchange? An example, buy a 10G port on an exchange, peer 5Gbps of traffic with multiple providers on the exchange, and buy 5Gbps of IP transit from others on the

Re: Buying IP Bandwidth Across a Peering Exchange

2014-11-25 Thread Colton Conor
:52 PM, Ammar Zuberi am...@fastreturn.net wrote: Hi Conor, I know this is possible since Hurricane Electric does it for IPv6 transit, however, I'm not sure if it violates any exchange rules or if it's even a good idea. On 25 Nov 2014, at 10:47 pm, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote

Re: Buying IP Bandwidth Across a Peering Exchange

2014-11-26 Thread Colton Conor
Well, we would have a BGP router in another town. Then get a wave from a transport provider from the other town to the town that equinix or the peering exchange was located at. The cross connect would go from the transport providers Z location to the port on the exchange. I have confirmed that

Re: Buying IP Bandwidth Across a Peering Exchange

2014-11-30 Thread Colton Conor
of the transport back to an peering location. On Wed, Nov 26, 2014 at 12:13 PM, Rob Seastrom r...@seastrom.com wrote: Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com writes: Some might ask why not get a cross connect to the provider. It is cheaper to buy an port on the exchange (which includes

Re: DWDM Documentation

2014-12-07 Thread Colton Conor
What have you found so far? On Thu, Dec 4, 2014 at 1:15 PM, Roy Hirst rhi...@xkl.com wrote: Replying offline to Theo. Schwer zu finden. Roy *Roy Hirst* | 425-556-5773 | 425-324-0941 cell XKL LLC | 12020 113th Ave NE, Suite 100 | Kirkland, WA 98034 | USA On 12/4/2014 5:21 AM, Theo Voss

Re: OT - Verizon/ATT Cell/4G Signal Booster/Repeater

2014-12-16 Thread Colton Conor
Wilson is the way to go. They have a couple of products not on their website that only certified installers can sell that are even higher powered. Works with all 4 4G carriers at once. On Mon, Dec 15, 2014 at 9:14 PM, Ryan Wilkins r...@deadfrog.net wrote: On Dec 15, 2014, at 9:59 PM, Ammar

Re: The state of TACACS+

2014-12-29 Thread Colton Conor
We are able to implement TACAS+. It is my understanding this a fairly old protocol, so are you saying there are numerous bugs that still need to be fixed? A question I have is TACAS+ is usually hosted on a server, and networking devices are configured to reach out to the server for

Re: The state of TACACS+

2014-12-29 Thread Colton Conor
, 2014 at 10:15 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: We are able to implement TACAS+. It is my understanding this a fairly old protocol, so are you saying there are numerous bugs that still need to be fixed? A question I have is TACAS+ is usually hosted on a server, and networking

Re: The state of TACACS+

2014-12-29 Thread Colton Conor
. On Mon, Dec 29, 2014 at 10:32 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: Scott, Thanks for the response. How do you make sure the failsafe and/or root password that is stored in the device incase remote auth fails can't be accessed without having several employees engaged

Provider to Blend with Level3

2015-02-06 Thread Colton Conor
We have a network that is single homed with Level3 at this time in Dallas. They already have BGP and their own ASN and IP setup. Who would you recommend for a second provider in Dallas to blend with Level3? Assuming Level3 and this other provider would be the only two in the blend for a long time

Re: VDSL CPE Mixed Results

2015-01-19 Thread Colton Conor
So with this 3 line connection, what speeds up and down are you getting? You say 10X10 which I find odd for a 3 line bonded VDSL2 connection. Most always your downstream will be much higher than your upstream on a 868 unit. On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 8:29 AM, Stetson Blake

Re: ADSL Line Extenders

2015-04-28 Thread Colton Conor
I know a couple of LECs that use these with success: http://actelis.com/actelis-products/broadband-amplifiers/ On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 4:24 PM, Jean-Francois Mezei jfmezei_na...@vaxination.ca wrote: A friend on a rural DSl association asked about ADSL line extenders. A search on Google

Huawei and ZTE Routers

2015-05-07 Thread Colton Conor
The other thread about the Alcatel-Lucent routers has been pleasantly delightful. Our organization used to believe that Juniper, Cisco, and Brocade were the only true vendors for carrier grade routing, but now we are going to throw Alcatel-Lucent into the mix. ZTE and Huawei, the big chinese

Re: Alcatel-Lucent 7750 Service Router (SR)

2015-05-06 Thread Colton Conor
similar. I am not sure why they aren't mentioned that much. I know that they have been pretty popular in the past couple years. We are planning on using 7750 SR-a4's in the future but right now we mainly have 7750SR7/12s. Sent from my iPhone On May 6, 2015, at 6:00 PM, Colton Conor

Re: Alcatel-Lucent 7750 Service Router (SR)

2015-05-06 Thread Colton Conor
for almost 8 years now and have been pretty happy. What are you looking to use them for? Sent from my iPhone On May 6, 2015, at 5:48 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: I was wondering if anyone was using a Alcatel-Lucent 7750 Service Router (SR) in their network? How does

Alcatel-Lucent 7750 Service Router (SR)

2015-05-06 Thread Colton Conor
I was wondering if anyone was using a Alcatel-Lucent 7750 Service Router (SR) in their network? How does this platform compare the the Cisco ASR, Brocade MLXe, and Juniper MX line?

Low Cost CWDM or DWDM

2015-04-07 Thread Colton Conor
What vendors do you recommend for low cost CWDM / DWDM gear? Assume you have a fiber ring of 50 miles of fiber, and want to have POPs evenly spaced around the ring that you want to jump on and off of. Assume you only have 2 fiber strands to work with, but can obtain two more at an additional

Re: 100Gb/s TOR switch

2015-04-08 Thread Colton Conor
When will Tomahawk switches be available? On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 3:54 PM, Marian Ďurkovič m...@bts.sk wrote: Wait for switches with BCM Tomahawk ASICs. They'll support exactly what you're looking for. M. On Wed, 08 Apr 2015 21:01:59 +0200, Piotr wrote Hi, There is something like

Re: 100Gb/s TOR switch

2015-04-09 Thread Colton Conor
. These should also support 25/50G Ethernet. Phil -- From: Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com Sent: ‎4/‎8/‎2015 10:01 PM To: Furst, John-Nicholas jofu...@akamai.com Cc: nanog@nanog.org Subject: Re: 100Gb/s TOR switch From which vendors? On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 2:43 PM

Re: 100Gb/s TOR switch

2015-04-08 Thread Colton Conor
From which vendors? On Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 2:43 PM, Furst, John-Nicholas jofu...@akamai.com wrote: If you can wait, you will see the market flooded with 32x100G with the ability to down-clock to 40g / breakout to 4x10g in the Q3/Q4 timeframe ;) John-Nicholas Furst Hardware Engineer

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-19 Thread Colton Conor
So this new $1295 Mikrotik CCR1036-8G-2S+EM has a 36 core Tilera CPU with 16GB of ram. Each core is running at 1.2Ghz? I assume that Mikrotik is multicore in software, so why does this box not outperform these intel boxes that everyone is recommending? Is it just a limitation of ports? On

Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-19 Thread Colton Conor
What options are available for a small, low cost router that has at least four 10G ports, and can handle full BGP routes? All that I know of are the Juniper MX80, and the Brocade CER line. What does Cisco and others have that compete with these two? Any other vendors besides Juniper, Brocade, and

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-20 Thread Colton Conor
: The BGP daemon on the CCR routers is not multi-threaded; it only will use one core. Josh On Tue, May 19, 2015 at 10:06 PM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: So this new $1295 Mikrotik CCR1036-8G-2S+EM has a 36 core Tilera CPU with 16GB of ram. Each core is running at 1.2Ghz

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-20 Thread Colton Conor
So, from the sounds of it most are saying for low cost, the way to go would be a software router, which I was trying to avoid. To answer the bandwidth question, we would have three 10G ports with three different carriers and at max push 10Gbps of total traffic to start. I think this leaves me

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-20 Thread Colton Conor
Yep, thats what I meant be ALU 7750 :) On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 12:17 PM, Cody Grosskopf codygrossk...@gmail.com wrote: Add Alcatel-Lucent 7750? I have no experience but this list seems to love them. On Wed, May 20, 2015, 9:44 AM Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: So, from

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-20 Thread Colton Conor
extensive HQoS functionality? I heard the MX80 was limited on QoS, but never looked into it. On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 7:03 PM, Bryan Fields br...@bryanfields.net wrote: On 5/19/15 1:22 PM, Colton Conor wrote: What options are available for a small, low cost router that has at least four 10G ports

Re: PPPoE/IPoE, any recommendations for upgrade?

2015-06-08 Thread Colton Conor
Suspend or shut down a user is easy, just disable their port on the DSLAM or change their port to a VLAN that only allows them to access/pay their bill. Going to PPPoE to IPoE increases the net throughput right? On Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 1:16 AM, Nasser Heidari nas...@rasana.net wrote: On Sun, 7

Re: 2.4Ghz 40Mhz 802.11n wifi and Apple Macbook

2015-06-15 Thread Colton Conor
So assuming you live in a decent sized house/lot, should you really care about squatting all over the entire band? I mean sure I can see my neighbors wifi signals, but they are too weak for me to connect with them. So wouldn't mine be just as weak at their location, so why should I care about

Re: 10Gb CPE

2015-05-27 Thread Colton Conor
Who makes the 7250? On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 10:07 PM, Brant Ian Stevens bra...@argentiumsolutions.com wrote: Any feedback on the new 7250’s yet? On 5/26/15, 3:02 PM, NANOG on behalf of Chris Lane nanog-boun...@nanog.org on behalf of clane1...@gmail.com wrote: We use Brocade ICX 6450s

Re: 10Gb CPE

2015-05-28 Thread Colton Conor
Aren't these Brocade and Juniper solutions just switches? I thought the original poster was asking for a 10G CPE device? On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 2:12 PM, Cody Grosskopf codygrossk...@gmail.com wrote: I also used brocade icx series for this. Depending on feature requirements the juniper ex3300

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-19 Thread Colton Conor
PM, Mehmet Akcin meh...@akcin.net wrote: How much is low cost? Mehmet On May 19, 2015, at 10:22, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: What options are available for a small, low cost router that has at least four 10G ports, and can handle full BGP routes? All that I know

Re: Low Cost 10G Router

2015-05-19 Thread Colton Conor
at 10:22 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: What options are available for a small, low cost router that has at least four 10G ports, and can handle full BGP routes? All that I know of are the Juniper MX80, and the Brocade CER line. What does Cisco and others have that compete

Re: DOCSIS CMTS Systems

2015-07-29 Thread Colton Conor
to 31 endpoints) Frank -Original Message- From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-boun...@nanog.org] On Behalf Of Colton Conor Sent: Wednesday, July 29, 2015 8:27 AM To: NANOG nanog@nanog.org; Scott Helms khe...@zcorum.com Subject: DOCSIS CMTS Systems We are servicing more MDU customers that have

Re: [BULK] Verizon exiting California

2015-07-31 Thread Colton Conor
Word on the street is that Verizon business/enterprise is about to be sold to Centrylink as well. Seems Verizon soon will only be Verizon Wireless. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 12:05 PM, Robert Glover robe...@garlic.com wrote: On 7/30/2015 9:26 AM, Matthew Black wrote: Verizon sent me a letter the

DOCSIS CMTS Systems

2015-07-29 Thread Colton Conor
We are servicing more MDU customers that have older buildings. There is no CAT5E installed, so extremely old phone cable or coaxial TV cable seems to be our only inside wire options. There is no easy and inexpensive way to run new cable, so we must deal with what is available. We are very

Re: DE-CIX vs Equinix

2015-08-03 Thread Colton Conor
Gucker cguc...@onesc.net wrote: On Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 9:48 AM, Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com wrote: What are the main difference between these two peering companies, exchanges, and overall operating model? The market in question would be Dallas Texas where Equinix already has

Re: DE-CIX vs Equinix

2015-08-03 Thread Colton Conor
available... in Equinix. - Mike Hammett Intelligent Computing Solutions http://www.ics-il.com Midwest Internet Exchange http://www.midwest-ix.com - Original Message - From: Colton Conor colton.co...@gmail.com To: Charles Gucker cguc...@onesc.net Cc: NANOG nanog@nanog.org

Re: Verizon exiting California

2015-07-30 Thread Colton Conor
I would love to see what a copy of the letter they sent out looks like. They are selling all wireline in CA, TX, and FL. So yes, all the products you described. On Thu, Jul 30, 2015 at 11:26 AM, Matthew Black matthew.bl...@csulb.edu wrote: Verizon sent me a letter the other day stating that

Branch Location Over The Internet

2015-08-11 Thread Colton Conor
We have an enterprise that has a headquarter office with redundant fiber connections, its own ASN, its own /22 IP block from ARIN, and a couple of gigabit internet connections from multiple providers. The office is taking full BGP routes from tier 1 providers using a Juniper MX80. They are

Re: Branch Location Over The Internet

2015-08-11 Thread Colton Conor
Firmenbuch: FN 289918a | Gerichtsstand: Klagenfurt | UID-Nummer: AT U63216601 -Original Message- *From:* Colton Conor [colton.co...@gmail.com] *Received:* Dienstag, 11 Aug. 2015, 20:23 *To:* NANOG [nanog@nanog.org] *Subject:* Branch Location Over The Internet We have an enterprise

DE-CIX vs Equinix

2015-07-22 Thread Colton Conor
What are the main difference between these two peering companies, exchanges, and overall operating model? The market in question would be Dallas Texas where Equinix already has the only established peering exchange with over 100 members, and DE-CIX just announced today that that would also be

Re: sfp "computer"?

2015-10-19 Thread Colton Conor
Which new switches are you talking about Jerry? On Fri, Oct 16, 2015 at 6:50 AM, Jerry Jones wrote: > A different approach would be use one of the newer switches from Juniper > and run right on the RE if you have those in your network > > > On Oct 15, 2015, at 9:24 PM, Baldur

GPON Optical Levels

2015-10-12 Thread Colton Conor
We are deploying our first GPON network, and are trying to get a sense of what is a good optical level per ONT. The equipment install guide says the following: Measure the levels of the 1550 dBm and 1490 dBm receive optical inputs using an optical power meter. The input range should be between

Re: SNMP - monitoring large number of devices

2015-09-30 Thread Colton Conor
Check out Science Logic. Their platform is made to scale to these levels. On Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 2:43 AM, Pavel Dimow wrote: > Thank you all for you suggestions, I knew it that NANOG is a perfect place > for those kind of questions. > I will discuss your comments with my

Re: GPON vs. GEPON

2016-01-06 Thread Colton Conor
If you take out "bitrate, split ratio, cross vendor compatibility and purchase price differences" then what else would you like to compare or know? Those would be the major differences I would say. We only deploy GPON here. I would say in a system like GEPON or GPON where a port is shared between

Re: route converge time

2015-11-22 Thread Colton Conor
What types of routers are you currently using? On Sat, Nov 21, 2015 at 7:44 AM, Baldur Norddahl wrote: > Hi > > I got a network with two routers and two IP transit providers, each with > the full BGP table. Router A is connected to provider A and router B to >

Re: Barefoot "Tofino": 6.4 Tbps whitebox switch silicon?

2016-06-16 Thread Colton Conor
Saku, I agree completely. Isn't this what Arista did? They coded from like 2004 to 2008 before launching EOS using commercial chipsets. You seem to really understand routing software, so I would love to hear your take on Arista EOS. On Thu, Jun 16, 2016 at 3:19 AM, Saku Ytti

Re: 1GE L3 aggregation

2016-06-17 Thread Colton Conor
Whats the price piont though? Is that the router he was saying in 15K range? On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 8:05 AM, Saku Ytti <s...@ytti.fi> wrote: > On 17 June 2016 at 15:58, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> wrote: > > What size FIB/RIB table does that Huawei have? > >

Re: 1GE L3 aggregation

2016-06-17 Thread Colton Conor
What size FIB/RIB table does that Huawei have? On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 5:10 AM, Harald F. Karlsen wrote: > On 16.06.2016 09:51, Saku Ytti wrote: > >> Hey, >> >> I've been bit poking around trying to find reasonable option for 1GE >> L3 full BGP table aggregator. It seems

Re: 1GE L3 aggregation

2016-06-17 Thread Colton Conor
Thats some extreme level of unheard discount to get a full MX80 for 3K. On Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 8:20 AM, Saku Ytti <s...@ytti.fi> wrote: > On 17 June 2016 at 16:17, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Whats the price piont though? Is that the router he was

Programmable SFP+ Transcievers

2016-01-18 Thread Colton Conor
What options are out there for re-programmable SFP and SFP+ transceivers? So far I have found both https://www.flexoptix.net/en/flexbox-v3-transceiver-programmer.html and http://solid-optics.com/tools/multi-fiber-tool/so-multi-fiber-tool-id1768.html Is there anything else out there? Any opinions

New Switches with Broadcom StrataDNX

2016-01-17 Thread Colton Conor
Does anyone know when the switching and router vendors will release their new models with the Broadcom BCM88370 and BCM88670 chips? It looks like these chips could be used as a carrier grade router and/or metro E device. More information here: http://www.broadcom.com/press/release.php?id=s902223

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-09 Thread Colton Conor
<sshal...@comcast.net> wrote: > Have you looked at Casa Systems? They some smaller density MDU stuff. > > -Steve > > Sent from my iPhone. Please excuse any errors. > > > On Feb 9, 2016, at 12:20 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > &g

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-05 Thread Colton Conor
a LOT more management than any of the smaller DSLAMS I've > looked at. > > In this configuration I can easily support 100mbit service on DOCSIS 3, > and my unlimited modems will speedtest all the way to 280mbs. > > > FWIW > > /rh > > On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 10:24 AM

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-09 Thread Colton Conor
5000 > > http://twitter.com/kscotthelms > > > On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 3:31 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Is a remote MAC+PHY the same thing as a Distributed Converged Cable >> Access Platform (D-CCAP) so

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-09 Thread Colton Conor
Scott, I was able to find the Huawie solution: http://www.huawei.com/ucmf/groups/public/documents/webasset/hw_415387.pdf Looks like its 32x4 capable today, and software upgradeable to DOCSIS 3.1 which is nice. Appears to also have a 10G uplink port on it. Seems like the best solution tech spec

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
CMTS platforms are? On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 12:49 PM, Scott Helms <khe...@zcorum.com> wrote: > > > > > On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 1:24 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Yes, we are in the USA. So based on everyones recommendations, I am going

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
Yes, we are in the USA. So based on everyones recommendations, I am going to stay far away from EURODOCSIS. I was told be a vendor that Arris and other USA FCC certified cable modems could easily be flashed to EURODOCIS mode, so I did not think the CPE side was that big of a deal (is that even

Re: Low density Juniper (or alternative) Edge

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
Jerome, We use some of the 7360's, but not the Mikrotik. Why not use ALU's CPE devices if using the 7360? On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 4:19 PM, Jérôme Nicolle wrote: > Hi David, > > Le 02/02/2016 22:03, David Bass a écrit : > > Looking to see what others are using out there as an

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-03 Thread Colton Conor
wrote: > If you need density along the Arris line, skip the C4 and go straight to > the E6000. > > Frank > > -Original Message- > From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-boun...@nanog.org] On Behalf Of Daniel Corbe > Sent: Tuesday, February 02, 2016 8:18 AM > To: Colton Conor <

Re: Low density Juniper (or alternative) Edge

2016-02-03 Thread Colton Conor
I see Cisco and Juniper mentioned here, but what about all the smart NID companies out there? I found these of MEF list: Accedian, Altera, BTI Systems, Ciena (Nasdaq: CIEN ), Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO ), Cyan, FibroLAN,

Re: Equipment Supporting 2.5gbps and 5gbps

2016-01-30 Thread Colton Conor
Josh, Which Juniper switch are you referring to that is $102 per 10G port? On Thu, Jan 28, 2016 at 10:08 AM, Josh Reynolds wrote: > You're buying your switches and optics in the wrong places. > > An SFP+ 10K w/ DOM is running me a little under $34. An SFP+ port runs > me

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
pstream from the CMTS. > > Graham Johnston > Network Planner > Westman Communications Group > 204.717.2829 > johnst...@westmancom.com > think green; don't print this email. > > > -Original Message----- > From: NANOG [mailto:nanog-boun...@nanog.org] On Behalf Of Co

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
> production because they’re upgrading their cable plant to the CBR platform. > > Then the Arris C4, if you have deep pockets, is a modern version of the > BSR: > > http://www.arris.com/products/c4-cmts/ > > > > On Feb 2, 2016, at 9:00 AM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@

Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
Are there any mailing lists out there dedicated for cable/MSO type operators?

Re: Programmable SFP+ Transcievers

2016-01-22 Thread Colton Conor
Freddy, So are you saying if you order enough from Fiberstore.com they will give you a programmer? That seems like the best solution. On Fri, Jan 22, 2016 at 6:03 AM, Frederik Kriewitz <frede...@kriewitz.eu> wrote: > On Mon, Jan 18, 2016 at 8:02 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.

Re: Programmable SFP+ Transcievers

2016-01-20 Thread Colton Conor
own, but not 4X the amount. How does Solid Optics compare on pricing? They don't list them on their website. On Wed, Jan 20, 2016 at 4:02 AM, t...@pelican.org <t...@pelican.org> wrote: > On Monday, 18 January, 2016 19:02, "Colton Conor" <colton.co...@gmail.com> &

Re: Peering Exchange

2016-01-26 Thread Colton Conor
Is there a way to browse a route server at certain exchanges, and see who is and is not on the route server? On Tue, Jan 26, 2016 at 1:46 PM, Hugo Slabbert wrote: > On Tue 2016-Jan-26 13:30:41 -0600, Mike Hammett wrote: > > Google or Facebook are exactly who

Re: Arista optics

2016-01-26 Thread Colton Conor
Who are you referring to David? Are you mentioning flexoptix? Is for are are saying I can recode a fiberstore sfp using a flexoptics programmer? On Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 8:28 PM, David Lucey wrote: > They used to lock in, but optics have gotten so competitive that they >

Re: Peering Exchange

2016-01-26 Thread Colton Conor
ifferent IX points. > > > Bryan Socha > Network Engineer > DigitalOcean > > > On Tue, Jan 26, 2016 at 3:09 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> > wrote: > >> Is there a way to browse a route server at certain exchanges, and see who >> is and is not on the

Re: New Switches with Broadcom StrataDNX

2016-01-19 Thread Colton Conor
gt; -Original Message- > From: NANOG <nanog-boun...@nanog.org> on behalf of Colton Conor < > colton.co...@gmail.com> > Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 18:15 > To: NANOG <nanog@nanog.org> > Subject: New Switches with Broadcom StrataDNX > >

Peering Exchange

2016-01-25 Thread Colton Conor
If a service provider or enterprise orders collocation at an Equinix Global Internet Exchange Point, and orders a port on the exchange from Equinix, then what happens? How does a provider actually peer with the peers on the exchange? Lets assume the SP or enterprise already has an ANS, transit

Cisco ASR9010 vs Juniper MX960

2016-02-18 Thread Colton Conor
I would like opinions of the differences between these two platforms if possible. I was going to buy a used Juniper MX960 Router MX960-PREMIUM2-AC-ECM with 2 x RE-S-1800X4-16G and 3 x SCBE-MX-S. Then I was going to load this up with a couple of older DPCE-R-4XGE-XFP 4x10GE DPC Enhanced cards.

Re: Cable Operator List

2016-02-02 Thread Colton Conor
://picodigital.com/product-details.php?ID=miniCMTS200a which seems to retail for under $5000. On Tue, Feb 2, 2016 at 7:48 AM, Daniel Corbe <dco...@hammerfiber.com> wrote: > > > On Feb 2, 2016, at 8:42 AM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > >

Re: Juniper MX Sizing

2016-03-13 Thread Colton Conor
Brad, Did you ever get the numbers for the MX480? On Fri, Dec 5, 2014 at 3:10 PM, Brad Fleming wrote: > We haven’t received the MX480 gear yet (POs just went in about a week > ago). But we tested MX960s with the same RE-S-1800x4 w/ 16GB RAM RIB+FIB > convergence time was

Re: HP HSR Routers

2016-03-14 Thread Colton Conor
I don't see TCAM listed either, but as large as HP is I assume they can afford and use TCAM in their larger routers. On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 1:30 PM, William Herrin <b...@herrin.us> wrote: > On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 1:04 PM, Colton Conor <colton.co...@gmail.com> > wrote: &

Re: Juniper MX Sizing

2016-03-14 Thread Colton Conor
stats on that? I would assume faster than a MX104 but slower than the RE-S-1800x4 w/ 16GB RAM. On Mon, Mar 14, 2016 at 1:49 AM, Mark Tinka <mark.ti...@seacom.mu> wrote: > > > On 14/Mar/16 04:02, Colton Conor wrote: > > > Brad, > > > > Did you ever get th

Re: HP HSR Routers

2016-03-12 Thread Colton Conor
/s 1024 Gb/s 2048 Gb/s On Sat, Mar 12, 2016 at 12:20 PM, Mikael Abrahamsson <swm...@swm.pp.se> wrote: > On Sat, 12 Mar 2016, Colton Conor wrote: > > Does anyone deploy HP HSR routers for full BGP routing? Looks like they >> have couple of routers that can hold 4 Million IPv

HP HSR Routers

2016-03-12 Thread Colton Conor
Does anyone deploy HP HSR routers for full BGP routing? Looks like they have couple of routers that can hold 4 Million IPv4 routes, and do full BGP routing. I did no even know that HP had routers of this size. I read this post on Reddit, and it said the following: I would suggest looking at the

Re: mpls switches

2016-04-12 Thread Colton Conor
Someone told me to check out extreme networks, cisco or Ciena for the more cost effective mpls kit. Any advice on which of the three would have the most cost effective 10G MPLS switch? Cisco's MPLS switch is the ASR 920 right? On Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 4:13 PM, George, Wes

Re: mpls switches

2016-04-12 Thread Colton Conor
Do the Juniper EX switches support MPLS? I know they have models with multiple 10G ports on them. There is also the QFX series. On Wed, Apr 6, 2016 at 7:02 PM, Mike wrote: > Hi, > > Im looking to deploy more mpls in my network. I like the Cisco 3600X > series

Telco Systems

2016-04-12 Thread Colton Conor
Does anyone use Telco Systems Carrier Ethernet & MPLS Aggregation Switches? I have heard good things about them. Overall, the saying is they price 10G ethernet switches at 1G ethernet pricing. It looks like they support MPLS.

Samsung Networks

2016-03-04 Thread Colton Conor
Does anyone have an American contact for someone in the Samsung Networks carrier division?

Re: mpls switches

2016-04-13 Thread Colton Conor
How does the ASR 903 compare to the 920? When we got pricing for the ASR 903 it was more expensive than a real ASR 9k router. On Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 11:49 PM, Mark Tinka <mark.ti...@seacom.mu> wrote: > > > On 13/Apr/16 02:29, Colton Conor wrote: > > Someone told me to check

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