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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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.
And BCM56760 maverick? This is new plaforme but cand find any info about VXLAN routing support on this CPU

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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
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? 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?
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Yes, VXLAN is supported on Trident2.

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