Does the Cumulus OS support VXLAN on Broadcom BCM56854 (Trident2) ?

  • 21 September 2017
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Does the Cumulus OS support VXLAN on Broadcom BCM56854 (Trident2) ?

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Yes, VXLAN is supported on Trident2.
What about VXLAN routing on Trident2? Does it supports?
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What about VXLAN routing on Trident2? Does it supports? Trident2 does not support VXLAN routing without special configuration tricks. Trident2+ would be required for that capability.
What about VXLAN routing on Trident2? Does it supports? As we have dell s4048-on it has Trident2 and we wont get Cumulus OS for it, what configuration tricks we have to do to get VXLAN routing?

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What about VXLAN routing on Trident2? Does it supports? If you were using Cumulus OS, you'd need to use the following configuration:

https://docs.cumulusnetworks.com/display/DOCS/VXLAN+Hyperloop
And BCM56760 maverick? This is new plaforme but cand find any info about VXLAN routing support on this CPU

And BCM56760 maverick? This is new plaforme but cand find any info about VXLAN [b][u]routing sup...The Dell S4100-ON is listed in the CumulusNetworks compatibility list as using the Maverick ASIC. And the data sheet for the Dell says it has hardware support for both L2 and L3 VXLAN. I suspect that ability to do a good job with hardware encapsulation is "table stakes" for any new ASICs. I would love to have more information about Maverick. Sigh.

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