UPDATED: Cisco ONE Software Suites 2017

Cisco ONE Software suites provide a cost-effective and flexible way for you to acquire software for your data center, WAN, switching, and wireless needs. The suites deliver the capabilities needed to address essential customer use cases: Connect branch and campus…
Layer-3 Switching or Layer-2 Switching?

Have you ever faced designing a campus network or similar network of hospitals, factories and organizations? How to design a better network? What factors you need to count in? Here we found a case study provided by Ivan Pepelnjak (CCIE…
How to Configure PBR (Policy-Based Routing)?

Policy-Based Routing (PBR) is a very popular feature in Cisco routers; it allows the creation of policies that can selectively alter the path that packets take within the network. PBR provides a method to forward packets by overriding the information available…
FAQ: What Network Users Care about IPv6?

This article contains Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) about Internet Protocol Version 6(IPv6). Q. How to limit clients getting an  IPv6 address without using a DHCP server ? A. Use the command“ipv6nd prefix <prefix> no-advertise”.This will set a bit in theIPv6 NA…
Switch Types and LAN Switching

A switch is a telecommunication device which receives a message from any device connected to it and then transmits the message only to that device for which the message was meant. It plays an integral part in most modern Ethernet…

Cisco invades the data center server market and former partners respond by acquiring rival networking companies Cisco used to be a networking company, pure and simple. It built its dominance and influence on capturing a dominant market position in routers…