Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

CISCO FabricPath

Posted on 2015-02-19
3
Medium Priority
?
79 Views
Last Modified: 2015-06-11
Can I plug an Arista 7050 switch which does not support FabricPath in to a Cisco Nexus core which is configured to use FabricPath? What are the implications? Can you point me to any relevant documentation I can read?
0
Comment
Question by:bga123
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 50

Expert Comment

by:Don Johnston
ID: 40618857
What's "FastPath"?
0
 

Author Comment

by:bga123
ID: 40618891
Great - I meant to say FabricPath - layer 2 routing. I can't seem to edit the question so I will delete it and resubmit
0
 
LVL 50

Accepted Solution

by:
Don Johnston earned 2000 total points
ID: 40618909
That's what I thought.  No. FabricPath is Cisco proprietary.  A non-FabricPath device can connect to the FabricPath network, but not be part of it.  FabricPath is transparent to the non FP devices.
0

Featured Post

Veeam Disaster Recovery in Microsoft Azure

Veeam PN for Microsoft Azure is a FREE solution designed to simplify and automate the setup of a DR site in Microsoft Azure using lightweight software-defined networking. It reduces the complexity of VPN deployments and is designed for businesses of ALL sizes.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

AWS has developed and created its highly available global infrastructure allowing users to deploy and manage their estates all across the world through the use of the following geographical components   RegionsAvailability ZonesEdge Locations  Wh…
This article will show how Aten was able to supply easy management and control for Artear's video walls and wide range display configurations of their newsroom.
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…
Here's a very brief overview of the methods PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg) offers for monitoring bandwidth, to help you decide which methods you´d like to investigate in more detail.  The methods are covered in more detail in o…
Suggested Courses

971 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question