How to terminate Layer 2 Circuits using H-VPLS

How to terminate Layer 2 Circuits using H-VPLS

This article explains how to terminate Layer 2 Circuits using H-VPLS. On one side of the Layer 2 Circuit we have VLAN tagged interface towards CE and on the remote end side of the Layer 2 Circuit we have an untagged interface towards CE.

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On ACX-4000:

On  Router PE-r:
VPLS ID in the H-VPLS instance should be matching with the virtual-circuit-id of the Layer 2 circuit. In this scenario, VPLS ID is 22.
Use Local switching to terminate the virtual circuits on the local router.
On Router R1:
ON CE1:
On CE2: 
Verification:
On PE-r:
On R1:
On CE1:
On CE2:

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