Questions tagged [mpls-vpn]

For questions about MPLS VPN, where MPLS VPN is a flexible method to transport and route several types of network traffic using an MPLS backbone. For instance, Point-to-point MPLS VPNs employ VLL (virtual leased lines) for providing Layer2 point-to-point connectivity between two sites.

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MPLS vs Encrypted VPNs - traffic security?

Why do people say a lot of times that they have two connections between two offices - the main one being over MPLS and the backup one over VPN. Why not run a VPN over MPLS too? Is MPLS secure? Can no ...
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Can I Use BGP as an IGP - Multisite w Redundant Layer 3 MPLS WANs

The requirements are Hundreds of sites. Each has a router and firewall and a switch stack. Layer 3 MPLS WAN with BGP to provider VRF. BGP as an IGP? iBGP Would you distribute a public ASN across all ...
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