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RE: Transit LAN vs. Individual LANs
On Sat, 25 Feb 2006, Neil J. McRae wrote: > > > An argument could be made for individual VLANs to keep things > > like b- cast storms isolated. But I think the additional > > complexity will cause more problems than it will solve. > > Vlans will not stop all typres of broadcast storm. > So, perhaps I missed the earlier explanation, but why use switched segments at all? if the purpose is to connect routers to routers putting something that WILL FAIL in the middle is only going to increase your labor costs later :( So, for router-router links, GE doesn't have to mean switched...