SD-WAN: Redundancy and Optimization

Every year or few years there is a new set of "buzzwords" that the industry is all abuzz about. One of these "hot topics" recently has been about SD-WAN. The idea behind SD-WAN is...

SSL Decryption for Increased Network Visibility

How SSL Decryption Provides Increased Network Visibility Nowadays, everyone is concerned about security. This is no surprise with all of the breaches and stolen data that we hear about. The most common way to provide a...

Cisco Live Tip – Session Planning

Cisco Live offers so many types of breakout sessions that people can attend while at the conference. These can range from presentations on on line cards on the Nexus 7K platform to CCIE studying...

VMWare NSX: A New Method of Datacenter Networking

So What's New? VMWare NSX is the latest product offering that VMWare has launched into the market. This is something very different from what I am personally used to from my own past experience. In...

IP Infusion: The Enterprise Whitebox Solution

IP Infusion is a developer of a networking OS to be run on whitebox networking hardware. They also have a virtual operating system to be used in datacenters as well. From learning about where...

NFD15 – TELoIP VINO – Part 1

One of the presenters at Network Field Day 15 will be TELoIP around their VINO (Virtual Intelligent Network Overlay) SD-WAN solution. I am going to build a bit off of a couple of other NFD15...

#NFD15 – Delegate Selection

For a couple years now I have followed Tech Field Day and Network Field Day. Very recently, I was informed I was selected as a Network Field Day delegate to attend NFD15 in San Jose,...