Part 3: ZTP script code walk. Installing a watchdog cron job. It’s been a long time since Part 2 of this blog post came out. With the holidays, vacations, new 2017 budgets and projects this Part 3 has been left neglected. But at long last, I found some time to write this out. Hopefully, you […]
This post presents a solution to build secure layer-2 (VXLAN) tunnels across multiple sites. The solution utilizes the same underlying protocols that are used for DMVPN. With the growth of software defined datacenter (SDDC) customers are able to build complex virtual network topologies on demand with a single click. Right now they are restricted to […]
When designing a network, how much does latency really matter? For our purposes in this discussion, I’m defining latency as the amount of time it takes for a packet to leave a source and arrive at a destination. In other words, network latency specifically.
Let’s face it, traditional management interfaces, CLI, SNMP, et al, are still commonplace throughout campus and datacenter networks.
Apstra is not about configuration management. Yes, configuration of network devices happens along the way in the paradigm most of us work in. But Apstra is after something much bigger.