MPLS cheat sheet

By stretch | Monday, July 28, 2008 at 9:07 a.m. UTC

MPLS cheat sheet

Added another cheat sheet to the pile, this one on Multiprotocol Label Switching, or MPLS. I have to admit that although I was a bit skeptical of its application when first reading about MPLS, I've grown to love the technology for its simplicity and for the very interesting approaches it offers to common problems. One such solution is described in an earlier post, Getting to know MPLS, which discusses how MPLS can be used to transport customer traffic across a provider's network without the P routers having to maintain customer routes (a very common scenario).

As always, write in with any errors you find and I'll correct them ASAP. Comments and constructive criticism are also welcome. Nonconstructive criticism should be sent in the form of cash.

About the Author

Jeremy Stretch is a network engineer living in the Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina area. He is known for his blog and cheat sheets here at Packet Life. You can reach him by email or follow him on Twitter.

Posted in Announcements, MPLS

Comments


Lex (guest)
July 28, 2008 at 10:09 a.m. UTC

Thanks. Your cheat sheets rule.


Darrin (guest)
July 28, 2008 at 3:58 p.m. UTC

Very nice. I just posted a quick run down on your cheat sheets on my own website . You have a gift.


Rodrigo (guest)
July 28, 2008 at 4:59 p.m. UTC

Holy cow! Just perfect.


RJD (guest)
April 23, 2013 at 5:38 p.m. UTC

You rock, thanks the cheat sheets are plastered on my wall


A guest
July 7, 2013 at 11:46 p.m. UTC

thx for the sheet

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