I thought it would be useful to do a few posts once in a while, with more of a campus focus. With any design workshop,
Tag: Stacking/Virtual Chassis
Force10 S4810 – Stacking Vs. VLT
. Cisco offers three solutions for eliminating STP. These comprise the stacking feature on 3750/2950 models, VSS on 6500s, and vPC on Nexus 5k/7k platforms.
Setting an Uplink VCP on a Standalone Switch – Juniper EX4200
You can set an uplink VCP on a standalone switch. You must set an uplink port on the standalone switch as a VCP prior to
Juniper Ex4200 Physical Interconnects
. EX4200 switches are available in models with 24 or 48 ports and with either all, or only 8 ports equipped for PoE. All EX4200
Juniper EX 4500 – Virtual Chassis & Interconnect
EX4500 switches ship with either the intraconnect module or the Virtual Chassis module preinstalled. Both modules are installed horizontally on the rear of chassis.
Powerconnect – Stacked Vs. Standalone Configuration
. A fairly common design choice to be faced with during deployments, is whether to use Stacking, Standalone, or vPC/VLT (a dual control plane implementation