Routing and Peering
In this chapter, you will learn about how routing differs from switching, the other network layer technology. We’ll compare connectionless and connection-oriented networking characteristics and see how quality of service (QOS) can be supported on both.
You will learn what a routing protocol is and what they do. We’ll investigate the differences between interior and exterior routing protocols as the terms apply to an ISP. We’ll also talk about routing policies and the role they play on the modern Internet.
Quality of service (QOS); FreeBSD; peer; routing; switching; LANs; SVCs; PVCs
In this chapter, you will learn about how routing differs from switching, the other network layer technology. ...
Get The Illustrated Network, 2nd Edition now with the O’Reilly learning platform.
O’Reilly members experience books, live events, courses curated by job role, and more from O’Reilly and nearly 200 top publishers.