EX4500 switches ship with either the intraconnect module or the Virtual Chassis module preinstalled. Both modules are installed horizontally on the rear of chassis.
. A fairly common design choice to be faced with during deployments, is whether to use Stacking, Standalone, or vPC/VLT (a dual control plane implementation
. The commands below are shown for a Juniper EX series model, but the troubleshooting is relevant for any platform. These are the requirements for
. This post gives a comparison between the different port modes available on the Dell PowerConnect switches. the trunk and access modes are familiar to
. This post summarizes various elements which, in my experience, serve to optimize the iSCSI switch fabric. While it talks about Powerconnect switches, the elements
On a personal level, the purpose of this blog is simple. To enable me to look back in 20 years time, and recall with fondness