NPV and NPIV are complimentary technologies. In most cases, you would have enable NPV mode on your edge/access switch, which could be something like a MDS 91xx, enabling of NPV mode is disruptive. Then to take advantage of NPV mode on the 91xx switch, you would enable NPIV on your core director (MDS 9506/9509/9513).
Enabling NPIV on the 95xx director is not disruptive (no reboot), enabling NPV mode on the 91xx requires a reboot of the 91xx.
Why do you need native HA: The native HA feature allows two Cisco DCNM
appliances to run as active and standby applications, with their
embedded databases synchronized in real time. Therefore, when the active
DCNM is not functioning, the standby DCNM will...
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...