This is the Packet Pushers podcast recorded after the OpenFlow Symposium. We talk extensively about the possible value of OpenFlow, and the limited value of VXLAN. Note especially that VXLAN is not suitable for use as a Layer 2 Data Centre connection – it’s simply not suited to this task.
Collection of useful, relevant or inane places on the the Internets for 28 Oct 2011:
I’m at the airport and reflecting over the crazy week ahead while furiously completing work on my day job. Before I get into an amazing silver tube and travel at supersonic speeds in the least comfortable seat that money can buy, I’d like to talk about the events of the week and whats happening.
Collection of useful, relevant or inane places on the the Internets for 21 Oct 2011:
Wherein I consider using BFD in Network Designs.
Quick tip on configuring iTerm 2 to show the profile names in Tabs – because it annoyed me.
Just because you don’t speak to “customers” or “the public” it’s still necessary to look like you are a professional and take pride in your work.