Applications Running on Network Switches?
Why would you ever want to run applications on your network switch? Isn’t that a bit of a ‘distraction’ for what we want our switches to be doing? Maybe not. Application Hosting on the Catalyst 9000 provides intelligence at the edge. Now with support for NATIVE docker applications.
New XR Programmability Learning Labs and Sandbox Let You Explore
New IOS XR programmability sandbox and learning labs make it simple to get started and offer a flexible platform you can build on.
The New Network – It’s for Developers!
With Open IOS XE, Cisco is Changing the Game Old-school network engineers probably remember the Cisco 2500-series router. It ran a slow Motorola 68000 CPU, the monolithic IOS operating system,...
There’s Never Been a Better Time for Cisco ACI-Enabled Data Center Providers #NeverBetter
Cisco ACI is a core enabler for the cloud-enabled DataVita data center in central Scotland. Developed with innovation, quality and agility in mind, the energy efficiency - including certified renewable energy use - of this brand new build is also a particularly impressive attribute.
Oh, How Far We’ve Come in Building Cloud-Scale Networking
It’s been a year since I wrote this blog detailing our software innovations aimed at helping Service Providers address the ever-increasing challenges imposed by digitization. IOS XR for cloud-scale networking has really taken flight since then and I am proud to share with you some highlights from the journey thus far. Our strategy is essentially […]
Cisco and Ansible Team up to Demonstrate How to Manage Cloud-Scale Networks
Cisco and Ansible teamed up for SDx Demo Friday. We showed how to manage large-scale networks using Cisco IOS XR application hosting infrastructure and Ansible version 2.2.
The Evolution of IOS XR with Cloud Scale Application Hosting
Developments in Cisco IOS XR, a carrier grade train of IOS, aim to simplify the integration of applications, configuration management tools, and industry-standard zero touch provisioning mechanisms.