You are asked to implement PIM-SM in your network, which consists of equipment from multiple
You must configure multiple RP discovery methods in this environment for redundancy purposes.
MSDP cannot be used.
Which two statements are true? (Choose two.)
If you configure a static RP and auto-RP, auto-RP will be preferred and used by all routers.
If you configure a static RP and a BSR, the BSR will be preferred and used by all routers.
Auto-RP can be used to provide RP failover and load sharing between the elected RPs.
The BSR can be used to provide RP failover and load sharing between the elected RPs.
3 Comments on “Which two statements are true?”
Auto-RP : non standard (Juno proprieraty) => thus A is not a solution 🙂 Nore C
B + D is the solution
b) Auto-RP Cisco proprietary
c) BSR the industry standard
Unlike with Auto-RP all routers in the multicast domain receive RP-set information and it is up to them to select the best matching RP. This allows the multicast routers to load-balance among multiple RPs.