Are there any plans for CSS to be able to route based on packet payload? If so, when will it be available?
I know that this is possible to do this based on URL and HTTP packet header information, but F5 Networks BIG-IP seem to have taken the initiative with their Universal Inspection Engine (iRules). The following is extracted from one of their White Papers
HTTPS, SMS, MMS FTP, TFTP, SMTP -- any data in the HTTP and TCP data
iRules - These are rules-based commands that allow administrators to apply
new intelligence and business decisions to traffic management. The Universal Inspection Engine can be programmed to enforce policies specific to a business using these iRules, providing maximum flexibility in application traffic management. Individual iRules can be defined to optimize the handling of traffic - where to send it and when for the fastest response based on application type, category, and priority."
This document will provide screenshots to outline the steps to setup
TACACS+ configuration to ACI and also the configuration required on
Cisco ACS server. Please find the official Cisco guide for configuring
TACACS+ Authentication to ACI:
Is it supported or NOT supported? It's a frequently asked question.
Before APIC, release 2.3(1f), transit routing was not supported within a
single L3Out profile. In APIC, release 2.3(1f) and later, you can
configure transit routing with a single L3Out pr...
Cisco Documents are usually accurate, but when it came to the document
on Cisco APIC Signature-Based Transactions it was slightly off the mark.
This document is for those novices to API like me who cant seem to
figure out how to go about performing signat...