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Virtual Route Reflector Hardware and Software Requirements

Virtual Route Reflector Hardware Requirements

Table 1 lists the hardware requirements.

Table 1: Hardware Requirements




Intel Xeon Nehalem or newer generation processor


8 GB for vRR to run with default settings

32 GB for vRR to achieve higher scale


Local or NAS

Each vRR instance requires 25G of disk storage

Other requirements

Hyperthreading (recommended)

Any ESXi HCL supported NIC

Virtual Route Reflector Software Requirements

For software requirements, we recommend ESXi 6.0 for VMware.