MLAG is good or bad in this topology diagram?

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We have Core A and Core B Cisco switch's both are working in active-active and deployed in Building A, and in our environment, all access switch's are X440-G2 have edge license? Now I want to connect these core switches to Building B, so I now am creating MLAG over X440-G2 on Building B.
so May I ask is it a good way to designing???
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Alok Shukla

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Hi Alok.

Is this related to your other question VSS/MLAG?

I never used X440-G2 as MLAG.

In my opinion, the X440 is an acces Switch only and not a Distribution switch.

However, woth an advanced edge license it should work.

(See license requirements and x440 limitaions). We use a X670-G as MLAG peer and X440 as access. Perfect solution.

Regards Micha
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The diagram doesn't show any x440G2 in MLAG, but x620. They are interconnected via "40G links", which is not possible on x620. This diagram doesn't seem very accurate.
Sorry. I didn't see the x620 (on mobile phone).
You are right.
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Alok,

If your old X450 switches are already working in MLAG created using X620 peers, then of course you can use X440-G2 in MLAG config as well. Note that X440-G2 is here a downstream device in MLAG desing; all you have to do is setting up a LACP/sharing on X440-G2 links to X620 MLAG peers.

I've never used X620 as peers in MLAG configuration; as Micha said, X670-G2 would be the best fit.


REGARDS
Robert
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I want to create X440-G2 Peers and all attached access switches will also X440-G2, Is X400-G2 is supporting for creating MLAG peer, and I don't want to create VRRP on MLAG peer I just want to transfer L2 traffic to Core Switches.
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yes, you can do MLAG with x440G2.