Quote of the Day about Spanning Tree


Spanning tree should look like a bonsai, not an oak.

Genius. That’s a perfectly reductive summary of STP design in ten words.


You really should follow him on twitter. @networkingnerd

About Greg Ferro

Greg Ferro is a Network Engineer/Architect, mostly focussed on Data Centre, Security Infrastructure, and recently Virtualization. He has over 20 years in IT, in wide range of employers working as a freelance consultant including Finance, Service Providers and Online Companies. He is CCIE#6920 and has a few ideas about the world, but not enough to really count.

He is a host on the Packet Pushers Podcast, blogger at EtherealMind.com and on Twitter @etherealmind and Google Plus

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  • Tdoffing

    What if the bonsai was an oak?

  • guest

    here’s an old one

    spanning-tree is not understandable by man… because it was written by a woman..

    (no offense Radia)

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