I really enjoyed Google Next last year which particularly highlighted that cloud networking will be focussed on overlays using Service Mesh and not so much on vendor proprietary features.
It was my privilege to host a panel during ONUG London 2018 and my face was shoved in front of a camera as part of the package. I surprised myself here with ‘thought lording’ about digital transformation that seems to be intelligent and coherent. I extracted best and relevant bits into this video. Here are […]
IE isn’t going to reliably work because no one is testing or writing for it anymore.
Sadly, Youtube is has a trash fetish to equal Facebook. This should help for a while.
What would be Cisco’s motivation to call for social justice so publicly ?
True end-to-end networking starts in the network adapter
At the end of the day, most engineers want to implement IPv6 because they know, deep down, that it is an eventual necessity. One problem is that no one is talking about quitting IPv4. If you add IPv6 to your network, you increase costs, complexity and operations. IPv4 is going to be around for 25 […]
The concept of logging dates to sailing ships and they got it wrong too.
I consider these forms of possible lock-in for SD-WAN
Every and any decision is a form of lock-in. The decision to buy on-brand or off-brand, open or closed source, vendor A or vendor B has consequences that follow.
Getting concerned about scummy and scummy approaches by market and financial research companies for advisory services.
Confirmation of my view that most SDWANs shoud use consumer broadband.
Some general thoughts on placing switch in middle of rack
My personal approach to technology design is to visualise three broad stages. Day Zero, Day One and Day Two.
I do receive feedback that I express strong opinions. Some people even make that sound like a negative thing. In my networking career, my core value proposition was to develop a strong opinion to suggest, explain and justify spending millions of company dollars.
Check your domain registration and protect those logins
Why would a cloud company make its own electricity ?
War stories on EIGRP Stuck In Active.
Describe ‘exercising the jack’