We are getting a couple of 9500's in for our Data Center. We have not had any training on this technology and we're curious to know if anyone else out there has any helpful hints to point us in the right direction. Are there any classes to explain VSANs and how to configure them on a 9500? Are there any web sites that might be useful to us?
Any suggestions on what to do or not to do will be welcome.
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...