Data Center

Intent-based Networking for CDN and Hybrid Cloud Connectivity

by asardell ‎07-17-2017 12:58 PM - edited ‎07-18-2017 07:16 AM (3,395 Views)

In earlier blogs, we have gone over the importance of automation for colocation providers, particularly Internet exchanges and especially those who are offering cloud based services to their customers.

 

Here, we’re going to look at a slightly more complex use case involving a content delivery network (CDN) that can differentiate between the different content types that are delivered. 

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Overview and Key Themes from NANOG 70

by asardell ‎06-09-2017 02:34 PM - edited ‎06-10-2017 08:56 AM (5,032 Views)

This week, network operators at NANOG 70 (Bellevue, WA) checked in with us continually for updates on the status of various solutions in our data center portfolio. I’ll talk about these and other questions here. 

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Use Cases for Intent-Based Networking

by asardell on ‎05-24-2017 02:43 PM (5,152 Views)

This is Part II of a Two-Part Series; in Part I we discussed the components and attributes of intent-based networking. Here, we’ll detail several use cases in the areas of traffic management and threat mitigation for intent-based networking.

 

The classes of use cases we will examine are:

 

  • Traffic Management
  • External Risk Mitigation
  • Network Security Hardening

Thanks to Brocade Product Managers for the core concepts in this article. The material was presented by Ravi Rao at a Silicon Valley Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum held at Stanford University this past May 6.

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Components of Intent-Based Networking

by asardell ‎05-20-2017 09:45 AM - edited ‎05-24-2017 05:07 PM (4,959 Views)

This is Part I of a Two-Part Series, where we discuss the components and attributes of intent-based networking, including the capabilities for visibility, monitoring, and programmability from the Infrastucture. In Part II, we’ll detail several use cases for intent-based networking.

 

Thanks to Brocade Product Managers for the core concepts in this article. The material was presented by Ravi Rao at a Silicon Valley Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum Held at Stanford University this past May 6.

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