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Doing Etherchannel Over 3, 5, 6, and 7 Link Bundles

As a follow-up to my previous article on Port Channels titled “4 Types of Port Channels and When They’re Used” I wanted to talk a bit about the long-standing rule that says you should always create your Etherchannel (EC) bundles with a number of links that works out to a power of two (ie, 2,4 or 8 links). That rule is less applicable today than it used to be. Continue reading Doing Etherchannel Over 3, 5, 6, and 7 Link Bundles