Webcast: Evolution of Data Center: From Classic Ethernet to VXLAN
(Live Webcast Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 10 am Pacific/ 1 pm Eastern / 7 pm Paris)
This event provides an overview of the changes that the Data Center technology has gone through in order to meet business requirements, with a particular focus on Nexus platforms. It covers single switches and large Layer 2 domains to Virtual eXtensible LAN (VXLAN) and Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) advantages and improvements. The session features the latest available technologies added to the Nexus 7000 and 9000, such as virtual Port Channel (vPC), FabricPath, VXLAN, and ACI, along with the best practices to implement and design them.
A live demonstration of the best troubleshooting tips and practices for Nexus platforms is included in this session.
Tiago Silva is a Network Consulting Engineer with over 15 years of experience in the IT industry and currently works at Cisco’s Global Service Provider (GSP) in Montreal. Tiago has experience in several IT fields such as Transport Networks, Security, Wireless, and LAN/WAN. However, in the last years he has focused on Service Provider and Data Center technologies. He has worked at Embratel, Alstom, Capgemini, and Aimia (Aeroplan). Tiago holds a Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and a Telecom technician degree. He also has several certifications: CCNA wireless, CCNA Security, CCDP, CCNP R&S, and a CCIE DC (#58005).