PA220 as a router?

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PA220 as a router?

Hi,

We are planning to have paloalto PA220 firewall in our new sites and instead of purchasing new cisco routers (ISR 4000 series), we will just use the PA220 as a router.

Our link is via ipvpn (not IPSec) with GRE tunneling. And we will be using EIGRP as routing protocol.

Is this a good move? or not? 

Appreciate your advise.

 

Cheers!

 

Ben

 

 

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Re: PA220 as a router?

hi @bentot

 

The PA-220 will function as a router just perfectly, but it only supports "traditional" (routing) protocols, like BGP and OSPF and IPSec, it does not support GRE or EIGRP

 

You'll still need a device to terminate the GRE and perform EIGRP


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Re: PA220 as a router?

@reaper,

Thank you so much for the reply.

Appreciate it.

 

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