Vyatta NOS documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS), which helps to drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.

RIP overview

RIP determines the best path by counting the hops to the destination. The maximum hop count is 15 (16 is considered an infinite distance), making RIP less suitable for large networks. RIP is considered obsoleted by Open Shortest Path First (OSPF).