Data Center Fabrics - Update May 2013
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10:00 AM (EDT)
This is an update session for the Data Center Fabric Architectures webinar. It documents the progress data center fabric vendors made in the six months since the last update session. The update covers data center switching solutions from major vendors including Alcatel Lucent, Arista Networks, Avaya, Brocade, Cisco, Dell Force10 Networks, HP, Juniper, NEC and Plexxi.
If you are a network architect, designer or sales/support engineer working in a large data center environment, considering deployment of new equipment, or a vendor change, you simply have to attend this webinar.
Start and end time
The webinar starts at 10:00 AM Eastern US (EDT) time and will take approximately 1,5 hours. Convert this time to other time zones.
The presentation is delivered over the Internet using GoToMeeting with VoIP and dial-in audio, allowing you to ask questions and receive answers in real-time. You'll receive the necessary technical details two days before the delivery date.
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About the authors
Dan Backman has been in the networking industry since 1996 and currently works as a Solutions Architect at Plexxi, where he focuses on datacenter deployments as well as network integration and scaling. Dan specializes in designing and deploying large, inter-datacenter MPLS networks for large financials and utilities, and he holds JNCIEs for both service provider and enterprise. Dan joined Plexxi from Juniper Networks where he held roles as a consulting engineer, systems engineer, and most recently a technology strategist. Dan has taken a unique path through networking, starting with a Broadcast Journalism background and then working as a Technology Editor with Network Computing Magazine before eventually transitioning to vendor roles with Extreme, Juniper, and now Plexxi. Dan boasts a ton of customer experience, and is a somewhat begrudging member of the United 1M Miles Club.
Ivan Pepelnjak (CCIE#1354) has been designing, deploying, operating and troubleshooting IP-based enterprise and service provider networks since 1990. He’s the author of EIGRP and MPLS books published by Cisco Press, numerous articles and highly praised webinars, including Data Center 3.0 for Networking Engineers and Data Center Interconnects.
Ivan Pepelnjak (CCIE#1354) has been designing, deploying, operating and troubleshooting IP-based Service Provider networks since 1990. He’s the author of highly successful MPLS books published by Cisco press and Service Provider courses now offered by Cisco Systems. Recently he wrote numerous articles describing the next-generation Service Provider networks and blogged about issues hindering the Internet growth.