I have been to a deeper presentation of the Brocade VDX switches that implement the VCS (Virtual Cluster Switching), and here is a resume of what that system does. This post is an updated and more complete than the previous post Brocade VCS or what I understood VDX system consist of three concepts, Ethernet Fabric, … Continue reading Brocade Virtual Cluster Switching revisited
In a month I will officially be a "10 year CCIE. I passed my "lab exam" in June 27, 2001, that date is engraved in my memory like the birth date of my children, my spouse and our anniversary (Oops, not that I remember that one). I even remember the wheather that day in Halifax. I have no … Continue reading 10 year ccie, How time fly
Dans un mois, je serai officiellement un "10 year CCIE". J'ai passé mon "lab exam" le 27 juin 2001, cette date est gravée dans ma mémoire et fait partie de celle que je ne peux oublier, comme la naissance de mes enfants, de ma conjoint et de notre anniversaire (Oups, non je ne me souviens … Continue reading 10e anniversaire de mon CCIE, Comme le temps passe vite
One of my latest contracts had me evaluate the state of the actual network and evaluate the cost of replacing EoL equipment. After reviewing the equipment list, scanning and SNMP polling the network to find any discrepancy. We came up with a fairly large amount of switches that was not only in the EOL cycle … Continue reading Does your organisation have an End of Life (EOL) policy for networking equipment?