Recent versions of firmware (after v0.80) running on the Northbound Networks Zodiac FX can be updated directly from the web interface, or using XMODEM via the serial console. But what if, say, you had sat […]
Isn’t SNMP just great? I love monitoring my network using an unreliable transport mechanism and an impenetrable and inconsistent data structure. Configuring my devices using automation is equally fun, where NETCONF has been subverted into something so […]
I was talking to a colleague this week about Facebook’s recent announcement of their “Wedge” open switch platform. The promise of this switch is pretty cool stuff, and we ended up having an interesting discussion […]
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I was talking elsewhere this week about the speed at which Software Defined Networking (SDN) is being implemented by companies and made a slightly pessimistic comparison between the adoption of SDN and that of IPv6. […]