Welcome to the Cisco Support Community Ask the Expert conversation. This is an opportunity to learn and ask questions about Cisco Nexus 5000, 6000 and Fibre Channel over Ethernet with Cisco expert Vinayak Sudame. He can cover questions about important caveats and best practices. Vinayak can also cover questions about best practices in dealing with Technical Assistance Center (TAC).
This is a continuation of the live webcast.
Vinayak Sudame is a Technical Lead in Data Center Switching Support Team within Cisco's Technical Services in RTP, North Carolina. His current responsibilities include but are not limited to Troubleshooting Technical support problems and Escalations in the areas of Nexus 5000, Nexus 2000, FCoE. Vinayak is also involved in developing technical content for Cisco Internal as well as external. eg, Nexus 5000 Troubleshooting Guide (CCO), Nexus 5000 portal (partners), etc. This involves cross team collaboration and working with multiple different teams within Cisco. Vinayak has also contributed to training account teams and partners in CAE (Customer Assurance Engineering) bootcamp dealing with Nexus 5000 technologies. In the past, Vinayak's responsibilities included supporting MDS platform (Fiber Channel Technologies) and work with EMC support on Escalated MDS cases. Vinayak was the Subject Matter Expert for Santap Technologies before moving to Nexus 5000 support. Vinayak has a Masters in Electrical Engineering with Specialization in Networking from Wichita State University, Kansas and is a CCIE # 20672 in Routing and Switching.
I am little curious about the vPC management design for Peer Keepalive Link.
According to the following URL which is traditional Nexus7000 Series vPC Best Practices.
Best Practices for Virtual Port Channels (vPC) on Cisco Nexus 700...
I have been reading vaious Cisco documents about ACI Hybrid Cloud setup (for Azure or AWS). However I am kind of confused from one doc to another. Here below are some confusing points hope someone could help clearify.
Whether using raw Internet OR ...
I need to configure a SPAN Session.
What should be configured in the Source IP / Prefix field? On some ACI deployment I saw arbitrary IPs like 220.127.116.11 or anything like this.
I have been requested to add two ports in ACI to a specific VLAN within our ACI fabric on two different leaf switches for a downstream server. Usually this would be a task for our DC Team but unfortunately they are all out/sick this week and possib...