Articles

October 13, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco NX-OS VXLAN Innovations Part 2: Seamless Integration of EVPN(TRM) with MVPN

In today’s world, multicast senders and receivers are not limited to a single network. They can be spread across enterprise and data center locations. Multicast can be generated or consumed anywhere and can be present in various security contexts - be it a tenant of VXLAN EVPN -based data center or within a traditional IP multicast network.  

August 24, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco NX-OS VXLAN Innovations Part 1: Inter-VNI Communication Using Downstream VNI

Acquisition and mergers involve integration of both business and IT infrastructure and there is a need for fast and seamless integration. Similarly, in shared-services scenario, tenants in a network need transparent access to the extranet or shared services in more flexible fashion. Cisco VXLAN EVPN Downstream VNI provides greater flexibility and time savings when it comes to integration of disjoint networks and shared-service deployments.

September 30, 2019

DATA CENTER

Continuing innovations on Nexus9K ITD – Additional server load-balancing use cases

Announcing Cisco's new Intelligent Traffic Distribution (ITD) features on NX-OS 9.3.1 release. Developed to address concerns with respect to capacity limitation on network service appliances in a multi-terabit environment.