I have the below topology
PA has two 40 g ports and my core has 4 40g ports . server SW also has 40 g ports ( the switch is for connecting servers )
core required two 40g Ports for cross-connection.
So remaining two 40g connections,
Do I need to use it to connect the DC fW,or yes which link ?
or Do I need to use it to connect to server switches ?
Thanks for the reply. I am going to use a VDIsolution for 1000 users.
I am not sure How do I size for this purpose or where do I place the vdi servers .
a vdi and image deployment solution require a 40G fw .
My internet bandwidth is around 600-800 Mbps , the vdi solution will be published outside
You haven't really stated where your VDI servers are going to live, but I assume that you'll have a set of access gateways in your DMZ that will be public facing. I've seen some people just place VDI deployments in their "server" security zone and run with that, but I tend to like to see VDI treated the same as any other access client. That might mean that they are placed in the "inside/trust" zone, or that they get their own security zone to keep them isolated from the rest of your "server" infrastructure.
Not knowing the rest of your network or anything about what sort of bandwidth you're actually passing, its hard to say anything too definitive about where you should use your available 40G links. Knowing very little about your network, I would assume that a 1000 user VDI deployment is probably going to be where most of your traffic is coming from. With that being said I would likely put that additional bandwidth in that VDI zone.
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