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Re: image stream routers
> > ... until you get an inbound ddos over that shiny gige at 1.44 Mpps. in > today's world, planning for normal circumstances is woefully insufficient, > you have to spec based on worst case numbers because you're almost > guaranteed they will hit your network upside the head in the future. > If I have a GE link and get DDOS'ed at 1.44Mpps I'm on the wrong side of the bottleneck to do much about it, am I not ? I don't disagree on that forwarding equipment should be able to handle worst case situations, but I have never worked on a packet switching network where that is the case, especially not when counting peers and transits.