VXLAN Teaming Policy Trade-Off – How are you Interacting with Upstream Network

We are now already moving into scalable and elastic Cloud Datacenter where scalability is our main lookout and that was enough to move our self from VLAN based data center networking to VXLAN based data center networking. I will not Continue reading VXLAN Teaming Policy Trade-Off – How are you Interacting with Upstream Network

Solution for DMZ Packets Visibility – ERSPAN aka Port Mirroring

We all know that how crucial a DMZ environment can be from the Security perspective. So, we all follow the same rule of follow the traffic. While we can use VMware vDS to use Port Mirror and follow the traffic, Continue reading Solution for DMZ Packets Visibility – ERSPAN aka Port Mirroring

Tradeoff between Cisco VM-FEX and Nexus 1000v

Today’s Network in Virtualization World is Changing §Desire for VM-level access-layer policy & monitoring §Virtualization is driving higher link utilization §More demanding role of network (i.e. DRS) §Current approaches lead to inconsistent network policies Transparency in the Eye of the Continue reading Tradeoff between Cisco VM-FEX and Nexus 1000v

Whether to use Ephemeral or not

I am starting this discussion point to see how we are seeing the below challenge. It smokes up a bit as of now and different set of mind have their different opinion. I am just trying to facilitate this discussion Continue reading Whether to use Ephemeral or not