Archive for November, 2012

A better fabric with VMware NSXi for your network switch

Filed in Fabrics, SDN, VMware by on November 8, 2012 11 Comments
A better fabric with VMware NSXi for your network switch

I’m chewing on a few thoughts today I wanted to jot down here and marinate on for a while.  I’ll use VMware as the straw man for the sake of discussion, simply because — like it or not — they are the household name in virtualization.  Disclaimer: The illustrations here are purely of my own imagination and […]

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Data center network fabric auto deployed in 30 minutes with Dell Fabric Manager

Filed in Dell, Fabrics, Video by on November 1, 2012 7 Comments
Data center network fabric auto deployed in 30 minutes with Dell Fabric Manager

This is a basic video demonstration I put together showing how Dell Fabric Manager 1.0 can be used to auto deploy a Leaf/Spine data center networking fabric based on standard Layer 3 routing protocols. In the video you will see the fabric auto designed, auto configured, auto documented, and auto validated — from scratch — starting with […]

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