Auto-RP

Mar 21, 2011

All routers auto learn RP address

  • configuration necessary only on candidate RP & Mapping agent

Multicasts ae used to distribute RP information

  • Cisco announce: 224.0.2.39
  • Cisco discovery 224.0.1.40
  • Fowarded in Dense Mode

Rob Edwards

Northern (UK) chap focusing on platforms, automation, cloud and cloud native applications. Recovering network engineer, although it turns out networking is as important, if not more, now than before!