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FastIP is a proprietary 3COM switching Internet Protocol (IP) that reduces routing device loads on virtual local area networks (VLAN).
FastIP is based on the Internet Engineering Task Force's (IETF) Next Hop Resolution Protocol (NHRP) standardized by the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE) as IEEE 802.1Q VLAN.
FastIP functions optimally with FastIP-enabled switches and requires a network routing device.
FastIP features include:
Below is a FastIP operations summary:
Follow these steps for basic FastIP implementation: