Why OSPF Routing Protocol?
In the previous posts, we have discussed the static routing, RIP routing, and EIGRP routing. These routing methods are suitable for a small-to-mid-sized network. But if you talk about the Internet, there are the unlimited number of routers that are being used. On the Internet, these routing methods might not be capable of handling the complex routing processes. Here comes the Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) routing protocol as a solution for this. In this post, we will discuss the various features and terms used with the OSPF routing protocol.
Features of OSPF Routing Protocol
Similar to the other routing protocols, the OSPF routing protocol has its own characteristics, features, and limitations. Some of the key features of the OSPF routing protocol are: [Read more…]