gRPC

September 24, 2020

DATA CENTER

Telemetry in Action: NETCONF and gNMI with a Custom-Built Collector!

Model-Driven Telemetry Telemetry is used to subscribe to meaningful data and measurements from remote devices and transport it to a receiving system for monitoring and analysis. This data allows network administrators to proactively visualize their network, and helps them automate tasks and forecast capacity requirements. When we talk about streaming telemetry, we typically refer to […]

July 21, 2020

DATA CENTER

Hot off the press: Introducing OpenConfig Telemetry on NX-OS with gNMI and Telegraf!

Learn how to set up streaming telemetry with gNMI on your Cisco Nexus switches and stream it to an open source collector.

November 7, 2018

DEVELOPER

Documenting Network Automation Examples on DevNet Code Exchange

Don't let the lack of concise documentation in open source projects slow down on your network automation journey. DevNet Code Exchange can help.

January 20, 2017

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

OpenConfig on Cisco Platforms

With a lot of buzz around supporting vendor-neutral data models at the device layer, it's a good time to discuss how Cisco is supporting open models, and OpenConfig models.

Model-driven Programmability: The Rise of Network Automation

Software automation and data analytics are changing the face of computer networks. They are radically transforming how networks are built and operated. We are rapidly moving away from a world where a network operator manages tenths of network devices.  Instead, one individual can deploy and manage hundreds, thousands and tenths of thousands of complex network devices with […]

November 19, 2015

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

Software Innovations for Cloud Scale Networking

Back in 2011, web pioneer Marc Andreessen wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, entitled “Why software is eating the world”. I couldn’t agree more! First, let’s have a look at what’s going on in the industry at large. Every company in every vertical industry is facing unprecedented competitive pressure from new players making […]