Ethan and Greg got together to talk over the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) announcement this week. From the information that we have available to us, we look at some of the early concepts and technology that we know about.
- 40 GB BiDir optics and what it means for data centre design
- Nexus 9000 hardware
- Backplanes, chassis, merchant and custom silicon
- Comparing for Cisco Nexus 7000, 6000 and others
- APIC network controller
- Policy driven controllers, meta data management and promise theory
Ethan has listed about eight good videos on the details of the product launch. – My Top Eight Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Videos To Watch
And there is more material on Cisco’s website – here is a good place to start.