Today we'll wrap up the router portion of this lab series with the conclusion: what should you buy? Hopefully, the earlier posts in this series so far helps anyone make their own decision, especially those new to the Cisco cert space. But sometimes, you just want to be told what to buy, if for no other reason than to get some level of confidence. Today, I'll get to my recommendation, with a re-cap of the reasons, so you can make your own choices. And we'll talk prices!
Any time you talk about choosing a best, you need to talk about the criteria you use. Here's what I considered: