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Re: So... what's the best routing solution for..
firstname.lastname@example.org (Steve Sobol) writes: > ... a small operation with a few computers (maybe three or four servers > plus a handful of other computers)... > > ... that is not multihomed, and in fact will just be running an Ethernet > link down to the ISP downstairs... > > ...that is too small to get an ASN and therefore can't do BGP... > > Do I go with gated or something similar, or try to pick up a cheap used > router... because I am going to be in this situation within the next > couple months. > > Suggestions? Well, you left off a lot of other data that go into consider the 'best'. Such as, are you a Unix guru? Do you already have the hardware to build a system? The generic response has to be to go with a small 2 port Ethernet router (e.g., Cisco 2514). Tony