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A couple of networking nerds who thought they needed a place to voice their opinions and share some knowledge (hopefully)…

A couple of networking nerds who thought they needed a place to voice their opinions and share some knowledge (hopefully)…

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United States

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A couple of networking nerds who thought they needed a place to voice their opinions and share some knowledge (hopefully)…

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English

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Episodes

Best Effort: Config changes - to reboot or not to reboot

1/18/2021
In this episode we discuss whether a switch can achieve desired state without needing a complete reboot on every config change. You can find the inspiration for our conversation on Twitter. AppleSpotifyGoogle PodcastTuneInCastBox Hosts: Bruce Wallis and Erwan James

Duration:00:23:27

Assured Forwarding: Michael Bushong on the future of DC networking

1/7/2021
Remember the episode where we analyzed Juniper acquiring Apstra? Well Michael Bushong, VP of Datacenter at Juniper, was the brains behind that idea – he had a listen to the episode and reached out to have a chat. We had a great time with Mike and talked about of course the acquisition but much more […]

Duration:01:29:37

Assured Forwarding: Rob Shakir on why gRIBI

12/30/2020
We’re back for part 2 with Rob Shakir. In this episode we hear from Rob on his reasoning for developing and using gRIBI rather than leveraging the likes of PCEP. We also chat about the various ways of collecting information from the network to make traffic engineering decisions – BGP-LS anyone? AppleSpotifyGoogleCastbox Hosts: Bruce Wallis […]

Duration:00:44:52

Assured Forwarding: Rob Shakir on all things OpenConfig

12/26/2020
Finally we were able to put this together! Rob joins us and shares his wisdom and insight in a two part series where we discuss OpenConfig, gNMI, gNOI, PCEP, gRIBI, P4…and more! Tune in for a lengthy but awesome discussion. Special thanks to Rob for recording this a second time as we were not able […]

Duration:01:21:12

Best Effort: A look into NAPALM

12/15/2020
Continuing in our network automation mini-series we start looking tools and frameworks – today its NAPALM. Join us for a look into what NAPALM is and brings to the table. SpotifyAppleGoogleCastbox Hosts: Bruce Wallis and Erwan James

Duration:00:31:42

Expedited Forwarding: Juniper Acquires Apstra

12/11/2020
Yikes a couple weeks and no podcast, really sorry about that, have a listen to find out why…But we’re back with some interesting news in Juniper acquiring Apstra – what does Apstra bring to the Juniper table? What happens when you throw SONiC in the equation? SpotifyAppleGoogleCastbox Hosts: Erwan James and Bruce Wallis

Duration:00:41:43

BE: Automate All The Network Things

11/19/2020
Network Automation…a very large topic…so large in fact that we’re going to do a series within a series on this topic. In this episode we cover the areas of networking where automation can and probably should be applied – we don’t talk specific tools or frameworks quite yet, but rather network automation philosophy. AppleGoogleSpotifyCastbox Hosts: […]

Duration:00:59:29

Expedited Forwarding: Juniper Acquires 128 Technology and more!

11/11/2020
In this episode of Expedited Forwarding we look into what 128 Technology does, who they were and who they may be under Juniper. We also discuss AMD’s latest acquisition of Xilinx, will they now be able to compete with Intel and Nvidia in the DC? Finally we touch on Marvel acquiring Inphi. AppleGoogleSpotifyStitcherCastbox Hosts: Erwan […]

Duration:01:01:05

Best Effort: NETCONF vs gNMI

11/5/2020
We’re back with an episode of Best Effort! In this episode we address the history and differences between NETCONF and gNMI as programmatic interfaces into a NOS. This was a topic brought to us by a couple of listeners of our BE: Data Models episode, hope you enjoy it! AppleGoogleSpotifyStitcherCastbox Hosts Erwan James and Bruce […]

Duration:01:12:22

Assured Forwarding: Ramzi Marjaba (We The Sales Engineers)

10/30/2020
Two firsts in this episode. Firstly its a new series! Assured Forwarding is a series where we will try and help you be the best interviewee possible for your dream networking job! Secondly (firstly 2?) we have our first guest! In this episode we talk to Ramzi from We The Sales Engineers. Ramzi hosts his […]

Duration:00:57:03

Best Effort: Data models and you

10/26/2020
Join us as we discuss the importance and need for data models from your favorite network operating system. OpenConfig anyone? AppleGoogle SpotifyStitcher Castbox Hosts: Erwan James and Bruce Wallis

Duration:01:02:16

Best Effort: Centralized vs Distributed Control Plane

10/22/2020
In this episode we discuss the merits of a centralized vs distributed control plane in our networks. Should we be running a hybrid approach on our devices? If distributed, what protocols or communication channels should we be using? Join us and let us know what you think! Apple GoogleSpotifyStitcher (To be updated)Castbox Hosts: Bruce Wallis […]

Duration:00:43:43

Best Effort: Open

10/16/2020
BE: Best Effort is a new series we’re starting . We’ve recorded a few Expedited Forwarding episodes where we discuss some of the latest news in the networking industry. Best Effort is more broad, one of us picks a topic and we just shoot the shit about it – really just Best Effort. For this […]

Duration:00:53:44

Expedited Forwarding: Arista acquires Awake, Juniper acquires Netrounds - lets chat about it

9/29/2020
Lets be honest neither Bruce or myself knew who Awake or Netrounds were, or what they did…but apparently Arista and Juniper did, so much so they decided to spend some money on acquiring them! AppleGoogleSpotifyStitcherCastbox Hosts: Erwan James and Bruce Wallis

Duration:00:48:25

Expedited Forwarding: Nvidia World Domination

9/25/2020
Nvidia has gone on a purchasing spree in the last year or so, from Mellanox to Cumulus and now ARM – we try and decipher what it all means…what does it mean…wow double rainbow…er sorry Nvidia. Find it also on your preferred podcast platform: AppleGoogleSpotifyCastboxStitcher

Duration:00:56:36

Expedited Forwarding: CloudVision As A Service

9/25/2020
In this episode we discuss the idea of cloud hosted management systems for on premise infrastructure. Arista has recently announced Cloudvision As A Service, hosted by Arista – come hear our thoughts on this news and where the industry may be heading! Find it also on your preferred podcast platform: AppleGoogleSpotifyCastboxStitcher Hosts: Bruce Wallis and […]

Duration:01:00:32