Big Cloud fabric achieves impressive automation as a fabric/underlay by itself. The GUI is a pleasure to drive – I have found the CLI to
I had initially intended for this to be a single post covering VXLAN from both Dell EMC as well as its SDN partners, but the
I will review the Big Switch, Big Cloud Fabric Integration Options with OpenStack, in this post. Hopefully, it will be of use to some of
A couple of months ago (~ Aug 2017), I secured a couple of Dell EMC 10G switches (S4048-ON) on a short term loan from our
Pluribus became a part of the Dell EMC SDN Eco-system in 2016. It has significant wins globally in Cloud/hosting, Service Provider Core and Enterprise space.
In the second part, I will focus specifically on VXLAN as a Data Center Interconnect. I intend this iteration to be more general, and then
Why: Business Continuity. Before discussing the different types of connectivity, it would be useful to have a quick look at the different traffic profiles within
Some of the content i had committed during the early days of the blog, specifically on VLT – continues to receive a lot of traffic/queries.
Continued from Part 1. VLANs/Gateways terminate on Switch. Single Edge VLAN between FW and BCF. Default/static route in each direction. For Comparison with traditional NOS,
Some time ago, I had compiled some Notes to assist in explaining BCF Firewall Service Insertion to an audience from a Traditional Networking background. The
This post is a continuation of Part 1. Layer 3 Connectivity out of Fabric: Layer 3 handoff to external peers outside the fabric is the
Within the Cloud fabric, both the Edge port capacity (Leaf) & Fabric bandwidth (Spine) can scale out in response to demands. This means that instead