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By Vivek Alwayn

I need to admit that i used to be rather puzzled through this publication. MPLS isn't really my most powerful region of analysis - this publication didn't aid my development of information. this isn't a publication to learn from cover-to-cover, yet top learn because the standards come up. i believe the writer was once relatively biased in the direction of 'pro-Cisco'. i didn't see any point out of the functionality degradations which could accompany MPLS implementations. additionally, i feel the e-book wanted a second grammatical editor, because the total 'flow' of the publication used to be nonevident. I provide this booklet three pings out of five: !!..!

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TDM repeatedly transmits a fixed sequence of time slots over a single transmission channel. 25, and SMDS are packet-switched technologies, and ATM is a cell-switched technology. The routing function can be considered two components—a forwarding component and a control component. The forwarding component uses information held in the forwarding table and in the Layer 3 header to make a forwarding decision, and the control component is responsible for the construction and maintenance of the forwarding table.

ATM switches such as the LS1010 or 8500 series switches implement MPLS control in software run on the switch processor. The BPX 8650 is an example of an ATM-LSR that needs an external LSC. The LSC is physically implemented as a 7200 or 7500 router connected to the BPX over an OC3 ATM interface. The Virtual Switch Interface (VSI) protocol runs between the LSC, and the ATM switch supports the MPLS control plane, which uses the control virtual circuit (VC) 0/32. The MPLS control VC uses LLC/SNAP encapsulation of IP packets as defined in RFC 1483.

Support of all these services on a common platform provides operational cost savings and simplifies provisioning for multiservice providers. For carriers and ISPs using ATM switches at the core of their networks, label switching allows the Cisco BPX 8600 series, MGX 8800 series, 8540 Multiservice Switch Router, and other Cisco ATM switches to provide a more scalable and manageable networking solution than overlaying IP over an ATM network. Label switching avoids the scalability problem of too many router peers and provides support for a hierarchical structure within an ISP's network.

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