Floating Static Route and Default Route Configuration
Floating Static Route Configuration
Floating Static Route is used for a Backup Static Route. A second route is defined with a high Preference and if the first link fails, then this floating static route is used as a Backup.
For our example, we will use the below topology. And as you can see, the Grey link will be configured as Backup to the destination (Floating Static Route).
Let’s configure this on both of the routers.