A Poster for your desk on building a “single pane of glass” network management system.
I started to think about what happened in 2014 and decide which events changed networking.
I wish my life was like this dashboard where I could turn all the knobs to ten but I can’t.
Network visibility is difficult design problem. After years of research and customer engagements, Ive been able to prove that network visibility can be reduced to two states. I present the results in this chart.
It is often said that there are only problems in the design of IP Routing protocols. Propagation – how routes are notified to all elements on the network. Expiration – how to detect and notify that routes are no longer valid. But most people quickly realise that silent third problem – recursion. […]
Being a Network Engineer is a hazardous and even dangerous profession yet the Health and Safety division doesn’t seem to care about the network damage and prevention.
It’s time for us to stand up and start our own ITIL-compliant safety campaign. I’ve prepared the following handy sign for you to print and place on your cubicle wall to remind you to be safe out there.
Digital Artwork, 2014. Inspirational verse captured in electronic frame relating to existing work practices and hoping for a better future. Post Ops:A Non-Surgical Tale of Software, Fragility and Reliability
I figured this would make a good poster. So I made a poster about the “Types of Network Crap” (since I prefer not to use swear words on my blog) after a strong response to the tweet I did a couple of weeks ago.
Because ITIL sucks the enjoyment out of working in technology by making pointless administrative work.