Re: ISN


Henry Nussbacher (HANK%BARILVM.BITNET@CUNYVM.CUNY.EDU)
Sun, 20 Mar 88 08:12:58 P


>Seems like a reasonable concept. The bridge guys work very hard to
>keep the overhead low enough to handle back-to-back Ethernet packets;
>can the REB guys do as well, with the extra protocol processing?

The stated rate is 2500 packets per second (forwarding). Falls
between a bridge (10,000 pps) and a router (1000 pps).

Hank



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