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MPLS Hand off to ASA 5510

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Last Modified: 2012-05-09
Greetings!

I have a new MPLS line between 2 sites which currently use site to site VPN over internet.

My telco has provided routers @ each site preprogrammed for MPLS, handing off to me in the form of an IP on my /24 subnet.

I have having issues routing traffic from site A to site B via the MPLS.

SITE A
ASA 5510 = 10.1.1.254
MPLS = 10.1.1.252

SITE B
ASA 5510 = 10.1.2.254
MPLS 10.1.2.252

If I connect my laptop directly to MPLS router with IP set as site A's ASA (.254) and my default gateway as the MPLS router (.252) I am able to ping the MPLS router @ site B, so I know the connection works in general.

The issue occurs when I attempted to route with the ASA. I have added a static route @ site A to my inside interface IP 10.1.2.0 Subnet 255.255.255.0 Gateway 10.1.1.252 (in ASDM), this does not allow me to ping the MPLS router @ site B.

However from my laptop behind the inside interface @site A I add this static route to windows, & I can ping the MPS router @ site B. route ADD 10.1.2.0 MASK 255.255.255.0 10.1.1.252

I am sure that I am doing the routing wrong on the ASA, any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

(Oh on a side note, I have a outside interface at both sites that goes to public internet)
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