Data Center

August 31, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco MDS SAN Analytics: A GPS for Your SAN

Living in Silicon Valley can be very exciting, but it has some challenges too. Traffic is certainly one of those challenges, and it’s a very common occurrence for most of us. Regardless of where you live in the world, you’ve likely experienced the inconvenience of traffic congestion. In order to avoid traffic, we usually turn […]

August 27, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco NX-OS and Telegraf for Pervasive Network Visibility

Today’s networks operate at a scale where visibility is even more important for efficient operations, and legacy monitoring solutions simply do not meet the requirements. Customers want an open, reliable, and scalable method to gather data, via a model based interface, that can be easily consumed and integrated into their broader monitoring infrastructure.

August 26, 2020

DATA CENTER

New All-Flash Solutions from Cisco-Cohesity Partnership Optimize Data Management

For nearly two years, the Cisco­–Cohesity partnership has made efficient and comprehensive data management easier to achieve. Now they’ve done it again with Cohesity adding new technology in the form of I/O Boost to Cohesity DataPlatform that supports Cisco UCS and Cisco HyperFlex all-flash NVME solutions.

August 25, 2020

DATA CENTER

Enhancing Business Resiliency with Data Center Cloud Networking

Connecting public and private cloud data centers has never been more important for improving business resiliency. To prepare for future upheavals, IT can proactively build secure DC and Cloud interconnects with Cisco Multi-Site and DCN Advantage subscriptions.

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.

August 19, 2020

DATA CENTER

Top 10 Challenges Solved by SAN Analytics

IBM c-type SAN Analytics, is the industry's first and only integrated-by-design architecture, provides deep visibility into SCSI and NVMe traffic at scale. Here are top 10 challenges that can be solved with IBM c-type SAN Analytics.

August 17, 2020

DATA CENTER

Cisco MDS 32G Fibre Channel Fabric switches: Small doesn’t mean less.

When we think about fabric switches, we tend to consider low-end hardware. These typically do not require considerable memory, CPU, intense resources, or functionality. what if we had more powerful hardware with more robust feature sets in this small form factor switches that we currently see in Director-class core switches?

August 17, 2020

DATA CENTER

Multi-Site Data Center Networking with Secure VXLAN EVPN and CloudSec

Business-critical applications need redundant data centers to maintain high-availability. But data transfers between Availability Zones and Regions generally have to travel over public infrastructure, which are more vulnerable to threats. Using Multi-Site Secure VXLAN EVPN with CloudSec provides state-of-the art Data Center Interconnect with Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability.

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