Introduction to SPAN with Cisco ACI

Introduction to SPAN with Cisco ACI

With ACI, there are 3 types of SPAN, which defines what type of traffic can be monitored and depends on the type of port you want to include. Fabric: Use this type of session when you want to monitor traffic that's being sent from leaf to spine. Access: Use this

Simple inter-tenant communication rules with Cisco ACI

In Cisco ACI, there is the notion of tenant. It’s the top logical construct that is housing all underneath tenant components: private networks, bridge domains, subnets and EPG’s. Tenants are by default unable to communicate with each other without involving the external network. This premise is also true

VMware NSX Use Case – Simplifying Disaster Recovery (Part 2)

Deploying the environment Now let's take a closer look at how to create this environment. The following picture represents the vSphere logical architecture and the associated IP scheme… … and the networks mapping: First of all you have to create three vSphere clusters: one Management Cluster and two Compute Clusters, as
VMware NSX Use Case - Simplifying Disaster Recovery (Part 1)

VMware NSX Use Case - Simplifying Disaster Recovery (Part 1)

This series of posts describes a specific use case for VMware NSX in the context of Disaster Recovery. The goal is to demonstrate the routing and programmability capabilities through a lab scenario. This first part presents the NSX components and details the use case. The second part will show how