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Entries Tagged as 'Nexus 7000'

Simplifying your Data Center with Cisco’s Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender (FEX)

January 27th, 2009 · 2 Comments · CISCO, nexus 1000v, Nexus 2000, Nexus 5000, Nexus 7000, NX-OS, Unified Computing

The Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender is Cisco’s newest addition to the Nexus line of Data Center switching products. In this case, even though it is an addition to the Nexus line, the 2000 is not a switch itself. The Nexus 2000 is what is known asĀ  a Fabric Extender, which works in conjunction with the [...]

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Cisco releases Nexus 1000V virtual switch for VMware

September 16th, 2008 · 7 Comments · CISCO, cloud computing, DC3.0, Nexus 7000, vmware

This afternoon Cisco released a new member of the Nexus family of switches, the Nexus 1000V. This is the first switch to take advantage of VMware opening up their ESX and ESXi platforms to for third party network device manufacturers. This switch directly address some pretty big pain points surrounding current virtualization implementations. The boundary [...]

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Link Round Up – L2TPv3 FCOE Trill Wounded Warriors

May 28th, 2008 · 4 Comments · CCIE, certification, CISCO, DC3.0, FCOE, Fibre Channel Over Ethernet, Green Data Center, MPLS, Nexus 7000, NX-OS, Technology

I come accross alot of very interesting material each week, only some of which I write about. These are some links that I found interesting this week. 1. Layer 2 Tunneling Protcol (V3) static and hairpin configuration example – my buddy Rick was nerding it out in the lab and sent a great configuration doc [...]

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