Posts Tagged ‘default route’

Default Static Route •A default route is a static route that matches all packets. A single default route represents any network that is not in the routing table. •Routers commonly use default routes that are either configured locally or learned from another router. The default route is used as the Gateway of Last Resort. •Default […]

Static routes are commonly implemented on a network. This is true even when there is a dynamic routing protocol configured. Static routes can be configured for IPv4 and IPv6. Both protocols support the following types of static routes: •Standard static route •Default static route •Floating static route •Summary static route Static routes are configured using […]