Switch Stacking and Chassis Aggregation

Switch Stacking and Chassis Aggregation
Switch Stacking
Requirements
Stacking Cable
Stacking Module
Features
Cisco FlexStack
Cisco FlexStack Plus
Chassis Aggregation
Requirements
Powerful Distribution & Core Layer Devices
Benefits
Higher Availability
Multichassis EtherChannel
No Single Point of Failure
More Design Options
One device handles control plane functions
STP
ARP
CDP
VTP
EtherChannel
Both devices handle data (forwarding) plane functions
Only one switch must be managed
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