The Evolving Data Center. Past, Present and Future Scott Manson CISCO SYSTEMS

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "The Evolving Data Center. Past, Present and Future Scott Manson CISCO SYSTEMS"

Transcription

1 The Evolving Data Center Past, Present and Future Scott Manson CISCO SYSTEMS

2 Physical» Virtual» Cloud Journey in Compute Physical Workload Virtual Workload Cloud Workload HYPERVISOR 1 VDC- VDC- 2 One App Per Server Static Manual Provisioning Many Apps Per Server Mobile Dynamic Provisioning Multiple Tenants Per Server Automated Scaling Elastic

3 Cisco s Data Center Vision World of Many Clouds Connecting People and Businesses HEALTHCARE GOVERNMENT HYBRID INDIVIDUALS PUBLIC PRIVATE BUSINESS MEDIA FINANCIAL

4 Evolution of Data Center Network View Distributed (2004-5) Traversing the tree/negotiating

5 Evolution of Data Center Network View Distributed Holistic (2005-6) WE NEED SPANNING WE FABRIC NEED TREE REDUNDANCY ALGORYTHM REDUNDANCY CONCEPT Spine Switch es Fabric L2, L3 Comput e Comput e Storage Storage Services Services Leaf Switc hes Through scale we needed flex on L2/3

6 Cisco s Data Center Nexus Switching WITH THIS CHANGE WE DEVELOPED THE NX-OS Nexus 7K FROM ACCESS LAYER TO THE CORE Nexus 5K Nexus 3K MDS 9000 Nexus 2K Nexus 1K Blade Offerings NX-OS FROM PHYSICAL TO VIRTUAL

7 Unified Fabric Still spanning a wide spectrum Traditional Scalable PODs Scalable Fabric L2 / L3 100s 1,000s servers per POD SMALLER DCs STILL USING MUTI-TIER TREE STRUCTURE CONTINUE TO DEVELOP AS 100s 10,000s THE DC GROWS 10,000s 100,000s 2-TIER SPINE EVERYTHING AND LEAF SEVERED ARCHITECTURE CISCO servers PROVIDE per FABRIC POD TO EAST CONNECT TO servers WEST ALL - MULTIPATH DC per RESOURCES PODWITH EXTENSIONS TO > SCALE WITH AUTOMATION L2/L3 AND ELASTICITY. ONE PANE OF GLASS WITHOUT ADDING > TIERS

8 Cisco Data Center Architecture Nexus Spine Switches L2, L3 UCS Compute UCS Compute Storage Storage Services Services Nexus Leaf Switches Routers & Service Appliances Any Service Any Where Scalable and Multi-Tenant Fabric Physical and Virtual Simplified management

9 Evolution of Data Center Network View Distributed Holistic New Game in Town? Fabric Spine Switch es Software Defined Network (SDN) L2, L3 Comput e Comput e Storage Storage Services Services Leaf Switc hes

10 What is SDN?

11 Customer Insights over the last 12 months Research/ Academia Massively Scalable Data Center Cloud Service Providers Enterprise Experimental OpenFlow/SD JUST N SLICE THE NETWORK components for BAU IN for PRODCUTION production networks Customize with Programmati c APIs to provide deep insight into network traffic Automated provisioning & programmable overlay, OpenStack Policy-based control & analytics to optimize and monetize service delivery BETTER TRACKING FOR CHARGE BACK Virtual workloads, VDI, Orchestration of security profiles Diverse Programmability Requirements Across Segments Most Requirements are for Automation and Programmability

12 Sample Vendor Deployments in the Industry Vendor A Vendor B Vendor C Apps OFFERING DEEP APIs TO OFFER DIALOGUE WITH THE OUTSIDE WORLD APIs Apps EVER SINCE OPEN FLOW CLAIMING THAT INTELLIGENCE WILL BE SUCKED OUT IN S/W Controller Apps SERVER BASED VIRTUALISATION OR OVERLAY APPROACH Virtual Overlays Other Agents Physic al and Virtual Network OpenFlow Device Device w/ OpenFlow Device Network CONCLUSION: ONE SIZE DOES NOT FIT ALL Cisco Approach: Flexibility to Choose The Power of AND

13 Cisco Open Network Environment 3 P ANNOU 1. Platform APIs 2. Controller/ Agents 3. Virtual Overlay Networks onepk (ONE s/w Platform Kit) Controller software Nexus 1000V Comprehensive Developer Kit across on all 3 operating CISCO DEVELOPING VXLAN Gateway systems: IOS, A CONTROLLER UTILIZING onepk UTILIZING LEADING Security, Services API AND 1K PORTING TO MULTIPLE Chaining HYPERVISORS OPEN FLOW API ACROSS MULTIPLE CLOUDS + USER GOVERNANCE FLEXIBILITY IOS-XR and NX- OS OpenFlow v1.x Agent OpenStack and REST API Multi-Hypervisors Industry s broadest approach for Network Programmability

14 Focusing on the Data Center VIEW OF CISCO one PK Quantum (networking) Custom Apps DC/Cloud Orchestration Layer MORE THAN 700 PARAMETERS DISCOVERY, POLICY, FLOW DECISIONS = CUSTOMER REAL-TIME FLEXIBILITY Cisco ONE Controller Network Provisioning onepk OpenFlow Transport CONCLUSION: Nexus N1KV ONE SIZE DOES ASR9k NOT FIT ALL Layer 3k/5k/6k/7k (DC Edge)

15 Cisco Cloud Technology Stacks Multi Hypervisor and Multi Orchestration Strategy Cloud Portal and Orchestration vcloud Director/ DynamicOps Management software Agnostic System Center Open Source CIAC/ OpenStack/ Partners NSM NSM NSM NSM Virtual Network Infrastructure ASA 1KV vwaas CSR 1KV vpath ASA 1KV vwaas CSR 1KV vpath ASA 1KV vwaas CSR 1KV vpath ASA 1KV vwaas CSR 1KV vpath Nexus 1KV Nexus 1KV Nexus 1KV Nexus 1KV UCS Central Hypervisor vsphere Hyper V Open Source (Xen, KVM) vsphere, Hyper V, Xen, KVM ONE Controller Computing Platform Physical Network Storage Platform UCS CISCO Services Nexus 2K 7K in the + ASR 9K (Edge) middle UCSM Hypervisor agnostic onepk Solutions: Vblock, FlexPOD, VMDC, VDI, HCS, Cross DC Mobility

16 Cisco Open Network Environment Back to eye ball analogy Industry s Most Comprehensive Portfolio Hardware + Software Physical + Virtual Network + Compute Apps Apps Apps THE EVOLUTION THE EYE OF BALL THE SHIFTS CONTROL TO OF THE Multi-layer API THE APPLICATION: Controller NETWORK APPLICATION DICTATES Virtual Overlay IS TRAFFIC NO LONGER AND RESOURCES UNDER THE SHEET MENTAL = EXTENDED UP THROUGH API TO APP SDN KEY WORD NOT SOFTWARE BUT DEFINED Programmatic APIs Network Device Device a Device Virtual Overlays Controllers and agents

17 Evolution of Data Center Network View Distributed Holistic Application Perspective Switching Network Spine Switch es Fabric.. Application\ Application L2, L3 Comput e Comput e Storage Storage Services Services Leaf Switc hes.

18 The Compute Model Influences the Network Model Physical Virtual Cloud Distributed Holistic Application Perspective Switching Network Fabric L 2, Compute Compute Storage Storage Services Services Application Application L 3 LOOK AT THE LINK BETWEEN NETWORK AND COMPUTE

19 The Compute Model Influences the Network Model Distributed Holistic Application Perspective Switchin g Network Fabric L 2, Compute Compute Storage Storage Services Services Application Application L 3 UC S XML API Standard APIs UCS Manager

20 Cisco UCS Architecture XML API STANDAR D API S Industry Standard APIs UCS Manager Fabric Extenders (I/O modules) FABRIC INTERCONNECTS Cisco UCS 6296 XP COMPUTE Blade Form Factor Rack Form Factor

21 Traditional Element Configuration LAN SAN Storage SME Server Network SME SME Subject matter experts consumed by manual configuration chores Serial processes and multiple touches inhibit provisioning speed Configuration drift and maintenance challenges Compute, LAN, SAN Seamlessly Through Software

22 Uplink port configuration, VLAN, VSAN, QoS, and EtherChannels Server port configuration including LAN and SAN settings Network interface card (NIC) configuration: MAC address, VLAN, and QoS settings; host bus adapter HBA configuration: worldwide names (WWNs), VSANs, and bandwidth constraints; and firmware revisions Unique user ID (UUID), firmware revisions, and RAID controller settings Service profile assigned to server, chassis slot, or pool Uplink port configuration, VLAN, VSAN, QoS, and EtherChannels Server port configuration including LAN and SAN settings Network interface card (NIC) configuration: MAC address, VLAN, and QoS settings; host bus adapter HBA configuration: worldwide names (WWNs), VSANs, and bandwidth constraints; and firmware revisions Unique user ID (UUID), firmware revisions, and RAID controller settings Service profile assigned to server, chassis slot, or pool Uplink port configuration, VLAN, VSAN, QoS, and EtherChannels Server port configuration including LAN and SAN settings Network interface card (NIC) configuration: MAC address, VLAN, and QoS settings; host bus adapter HBA configuration: worldwide names (WWNs), VSANs, and bandwidth constraints; and firmware revisions Unique user ID (UUID), firmware revisions, and RAID controller settings Service profile assigned to server, chassis slot, or pool Uplink port configuration, VLAN, VSAN, QoS, and EtherChannels Server port configuration including LAN and SAN settings Network interface card (NIC) configuration: MAC address, VLAN, and QoS settings; host bus adapter HBA configuration: worldwide names (WWNs), VSANs, and bandwidth constraints; and firmware revisions Unique user ID (UUID), firmware revisions, and RAID controller settings Service profile assigned to server, chassis slot, or pool UCS: Embedded Automation Storage SME Server SME Network SME Uplink port configuration, VLAN, VSAN, QoS, and EtherChannels Server port configuration including LAN and SAN settings Network interface card (NIC) configuration: MAC address, VLAN, and QoS settings; host bus adapter HBA configuration: worldwide names (WWNs), VSANs, and bandwidth constraints; and firmware revisions Unique user ID (UUID), firmware revisions, and RAID controller settings Service profile assigned to server, chassis slot, or pool Subject matter expert define policies Policies used to create service profile templates Service profile templates create service profiles Associating service profiles with hardware configures servers automatically

23 Cisco UCS Architecture XML API STANDAR D API S Industry Standard APIs UCS Manager Fabric Extenders (I/O modules) FABRIC INTERCONNECTS Cisco UCS 6296 XP COMPUTE Blade Form Factor Rack Form Factor

24 Integrated Solutions Innovations with Industry Leaders Vertical Solution Focus Healthcare Financial Services Manufacturing Retail Smart Solutions Enterprise Apps Databases Business Analytics / Big Data Virtual Desktop Vblock Applications FLEXPO D Management VXI Operating System & Hypervisor RISC Migration

25

26 The Unified Data Center Applications Application Optimized Platform Unified Data Center Infrastructure Compute Resources Network Resources Storage Resources

27 The Compute Model Influences the Network Model Distributed Holistic Application Perspective Switching Network Fabric L 2, Compute Compute Storage Storage Services Services Application Application L 3 UCS XML API Standard APIs UCS Manager

SDN Applications in Today s Data Center

SDN Applications in Today s Data Center SDN Applications in Today s Data Center Harry Petty Director Data Center & Cloud Networking Cisco Systems, Inc. Santa Clara, CA USA October 2013 1 Customer Insights: Research/ Academia OpenFlow/SDN components

More information

Datacenter Networking. Joy ABOIM Consulting System Engineer

Datacenter Networking. Joy ABOIM Consulting System Engineer Datacenter Networking Joy ABOIM Consulting System Engineer Typical journey to a new Target Operating Model Standardise Vendors, architectures, devices (network, compute, storage) & their configurations

More information

Cisco Prime Network Services Controller. Sonali Kalje Sr. Product Manager Cloud and Virtualization, Cisco Systems

Cisco Prime Network Services Controller. Sonali Kalje Sr. Product Manager Cloud and Virtualization, Cisco Systems Cisco Prime Network Services Controller Sonali Kalje Sr. Product Manager Cloud and Virtualization, Cisco Systems Agenda Cloud Networking Challenges Prime Network Services Controller L4-7 Services Solutions

More information

Understanding Cisco Cloud Fundamentals CLDFND v1.0; 5 Days; Instructor-led

Understanding Cisco Cloud Fundamentals CLDFND v1.0; 5 Days; Instructor-led Understanding Cisco Cloud Fundamentals CLDFND v1.0; 5 Days; Instructor-led Course Description Understanding Cisco Cloud Fundamentals (CLDFND) v1.0 is a five-day instructor-led training course that is designed

More information

Successful IaaS The underlying Infrastructure DOES matter. Erwin uit de Bos Datacenter Specialist Version: 22-mrt-16

Successful IaaS The underlying Infrastructure DOES matter. Erwin uit de Bos Datacenter Specialist Version: 22-mrt-16 Successful IaaS The underlying Infrastructure DOES matter Erwin uit de Bos Datacenter Specialist Version: 22-mrt-16 Introduction Karima van Heiningen kvanhein@cisco.com Account Manager Erwin uit de Bos

More information

Transform Your Business and Protect Your Cisco Nexus Investment While Adopting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

Transform Your Business and Protect Your Cisco Nexus Investment While Adopting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure White Paper Transform Your Business and Protect Your Cisco Nexus Investment While Adopting Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure What You Will Learn The new Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure

More information

Switching Fabric Designs for Data Centers David Klebanov

Switching Fabric Designs for Data Centers David Klebanov Switching Fabric Designs for Data Centers David Klebanov Technical Solutions Architect, Cisco Systems klebanov@cisco.com @DavidKlebanov 1 Agenda Data Center Fabric Design Principles and Industry Trends

More information

Cisco Unified Data Center

Cisco Unified Data Center Solution Overview Cisco Unified Data Center Simplified, Efficient, and Agile Infrastructure for the Data Center What You Will Learn The data center is critical to the way that IT generates and delivers

More information

Empowering Private Cloud with Next Generation Infrastructure. Martin Ip, Head of Advanced Solutions and Services Macroview Telecom

Empowering Private Cloud with Next Generation Infrastructure. Martin Ip, Head of Advanced Solutions and Services Macroview Telecom Empowering Private Cloud with Next Generation Infrastructure Martin Ip, Head of Advanced Solutions and Services Macroview Telecom People Media Healthcare Govt Business Private Hybrid Public & more Connecting

More information

Data Center Network Evolution: Increase the Value of IT in Your Organization

Data Center Network Evolution: Increase the Value of IT in Your Organization White Paper Data Center Network Evolution: Increase the Value of IT in Your Organization What You Will Learn New operating demands and technology trends are changing the role of IT and introducing new

More information

Cisco Unified Computing System Architected for Workload Diversity and Fast IT. Tommi Keskitalo tkeskita@cisco.com Datacenter and Cloud Sales

Cisco Unified Computing System Architected for Workload Diversity and Fast IT. Tommi Keskitalo tkeskita@cisco.com Datacenter and Cloud Sales Cisco Unified Computing System Architected for Workload Diversity and Fast IT Tommi Keskitalo tkeskita@cisco.com Datacenter and Cloud Sales Workloads are Moving Outside of DC: A Broader Perspective Is

More information

TRANSFORMING NETWORKING WITH OPEN SDN. Jason Matlof, VP Marke1ng April, 2013

TRANSFORMING NETWORKING WITH OPEN SDN. Jason Matlof, VP Marke1ng April, 2013 TRANSFORMING NETWORKING WITH OPEN SDN Jason Matlof, VP Marke1ng April, 2013 CLOSED & PROPRIETARY NETWORKING EQUIPMENT Ver1cally Integrated Systems Have Changed LiEle Over the Past 15 Years Feature 1 Feature

More information

Application Centric Infrastructure Overview: Implement a Robust Transport Network for Dynamic Workloads

Application Centric Infrastructure Overview: Implement a Robust Transport Network for Dynamic Workloads White Paper Application Centric Infrastructure Overview: Implement a Robust Transport Network for Dynamic Workloads What You Will Learn Application centric infrastructure (ACI) provides a robust transport

More information

Why Cisco for Cloud? IT Service Delivery, Orchestration and Automation

Why Cisco for Cloud? IT Service Delivery, Orchestration and Automation Why Cisco for Cloud? IT Service Delivery, Orchestration and Automation Sascha Merg Technical Lead for Data Center Sales, Cisco Central Europe samerg@cisco.com June 2014 Agenda What is ITaaS and why should

More information

Delivering Unprecedented Innovation to Create Flexible Virtual Environments

Delivering Unprecedented Innovation to Create Flexible Virtual Environments Delivering Unprecedented Innovation to Create Flexible Virtual Environments Cisco and Vmware Virtualizing the Data Center Maximize IT Productivity while Lowering Capital and Operating Costs 2010 Cisco

More information

Overview. Prime Network Services Controller Overview. This section contains the following topics:

Overview. Prime Network Services Controller Overview. This section contains the following topics: This section contains the following topics:, page 1 Topology Examples, page 3 Features and Benefits, page 4 The dynamic nature of cloud environments requires organizations to apply and enforce frequent

More information

Unified Computing System When Delivering IT as a Service. Tomi Jalonen DC CSE 2015

Unified Computing System When Delivering IT as a Service. Tomi Jalonen DC CSE 2015 Unified Computing System When Delivering IT as a Service Tomi Jalonen DC CSE 2015 Key Concepts 2 Unified Computing Product Innovation Manager Comprehensive Role-Based Management and Automation for Ease

More information

Cloud Automation & Infrastructure Management. Alan Gerrish DC CSE

Cloud Automation & Infrastructure Management. Alan Gerrish DC CSE Cloud Automation & Infrastructure Management Alan Gerrish DC CSE Cisco Enterprise Cloud Suite Agenda Introduction & Background Data Center Reference Architecture Software Stack Service Catalog Infrastructure

More information

Optimally Manage the Data Center Using Systems Management Tools from Cisco and Microsoft

Optimally Manage the Data Center Using Systems Management Tools from Cisco and Microsoft White Paper Optimally Manage the Data Center Using Systems Management Tools from Cisco and Microsoft What You Will Learn Cisco is continuously innovating to help businesses reinvent the enterprise data

More information

Simplify IT. With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure. Roberto Barrera rbarrera@grupo-dice.com. VERSION May, 2015

Simplify IT. With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure. Roberto Barrera rbarrera@grupo-dice.com. VERSION May, 2015 Simplify IT With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Roberto Barrera rbarrera@grupo-dice.com VERSION May, 2015 Content Understanding Software Definded Network (SDN) Why SDN? What is SDN and Its Benefits?

More information

RIDE THE SDN AND CLOUD WAVE WITH CONTRAIL

RIDE THE SDN AND CLOUD WAVE WITH CONTRAIL RIDE THE SDN AND CLOUD WAVE WITH CONTRAIL Pascal Geenens CONSULTING ENGINEER, JUNIPER NETWORKS pgeenens@juniper.net BUSINESS AGILITY Need to create and deliver new revenue opportunities faster Services

More information

Software Defined Networks (SDN)

Software Defined Networks (SDN) Belgium & Luxembourg April 18th, 2013 Introduction to Software Defined Networks (SDN) and its relevance in the DC Bjørn R. Martinussen DC Solutions Architect brm@cicso.com 2013 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates.

More information

Software-Defined Networks Powered by VellOS

Software-Defined Networks Powered by VellOS WHITE PAPER Software-Defined Networks Powered by VellOS Agile, Flexible Networking for Distributed Applications Vello s SDN enables a low-latency, programmable solution resulting in a faster and more flexible

More information

Core and Pod Data Center Design

Core and Pod Data Center Design Overview The Core and Pod data center design used by most hyperscale data centers is a dramatically more modern approach than traditional data center network design, and is starting to be understood by

More information

Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI)

Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) Certification CCNP Data Center Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) 5 days Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing (DCUCI) is designed to serve the needs of engineers who implement

More information

Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Reference Architecture: Building the Unified Data Center

Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Reference Architecture: Building the Unified Data Center Solution Overview Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Reference Architecture: Building the Unified Data Center What You Will Learn The data center infrastructure is critical to the evolution of

More information

SINGLE-TOUCH ORCHESTRATION FOR PROVISIONING, END-TO-END VISIBILITY AND MORE CONTROL IN THE DATA CENTER

SINGLE-TOUCH ORCHESTRATION FOR PROVISIONING, END-TO-END VISIBILITY AND MORE CONTROL IN THE DATA CENTER SINGLE-TOUCH ORCHESTRATION FOR PROVISIONING, END-TO-END VISIBILITY AND MORE CONTROL IN THE DATA CENTER JOINT SDN SOLUTION BY ALCATEL-LUCENT ENTERPRISE AND NEC APPLICATION NOTE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Server

More information

OpenStack with Cisco and Red Hat

OpenStack with Cisco and Red Hat OpenStack with Cisco and Red Hat Duane DeCapite Karthik Prabhakar Director, Product Management Cisco Global Cloud Technologist Red Hat Session Overview Enterprise Context for OpenStack and Value of Cisco

More information

The Future of Computing Cisco Unified Computing System. Markus Kunstmann Channels Systems Engineer

The Future of Computing Cisco Unified Computing System. Markus Kunstmann Channels Systems Engineer The Future of Computing Cisco Unified Computing System Markus Kunstmann Channels Systems Engineer 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Data Centers Are under Increasing Pressure Collaboration

More information

Achieve Automated, End-to-End Firmware Management with Cisco UCS Manager

Achieve Automated, End-to-End Firmware Management with Cisco UCS Manager Achieve Automated, End-to-End Firmware Management with Cisco UCS Manager What You Will Learn This document describes the operational benefits and advantages of firmware provisioning with Cisco UCS Manager

More information

Cisco Unified Computing System with NetApp Storage for SAP HANA

Cisco Unified Computing System with NetApp Storage for SAP HANA Data Sheet Cisco Unified Computing System with NetApp Storage for SAP HANA Introduction SAP HANA The SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance (HANA) is a new non-intrusive hardware and software solution

More information

Zenoss for Cisco ACI: Application-Centric Operations

Zenoss for Cisco ACI: Application-Centric Operations Zenoss for Cisco ACI: Application-Centric Operations Introduction Zenoss is a systems management software company focused on the challenges of operating and helping ensure the delivery of large-scale IT

More information

Unified Computing Systems

Unified Computing Systems Unified Computing Systems Cisco Unified Computing Systems simplify your data center architecture; reduce the number of devices to purchase, deploy, and maintain; and improve speed and agility. Cisco Unified

More information

Cloud-Based Services: Assure Performance, Availability, and Security

Cloud-Based Services: Assure Performance, Availability, and Security Cloud-Based Services: Assure Performance, Availability, and Security What You Will Learn Services available from the cloud offer cost and efficiency benefits to businesses, but until now many customers

More information

A Platform Built for Server Virtualization: Cisco Unified Computing System

A Platform Built for Server Virtualization: Cisco Unified Computing System A Platform Built for Server Virtualization: Cisco Unified Computing System What You Will Learn This document discusses how the core features of the Cisco Unified Computing System contribute to the ease

More information

Introduction to Software Defined Networking (SDN) and how it will change the inside of your DataCentre

Introduction to Software Defined Networking (SDN) and how it will change the inside of your DataCentre Introduction to Software Defined Networking (SDN) and how it will change the inside of your DataCentre Wilfried van Haeren CTO Edgeworx Solutions Inc. www.edgeworx.solutions Topics Intro Edgeworx Past-Present-Future

More information

Virtualization, SDN and NFV

Virtualization, SDN and NFV Virtualization, SDN and NFV HOW DO THEY FIT TOGETHER? Traditional networks lack the flexibility to keep pace with dynamic computing and storage needs of today s data centers. In order to implement changes,

More information

Cisco UCS M81KR Virtual Interface Card: Design a Flexible and Scalable Data Center

Cisco UCS M81KR Virtual Interface Card: Design a Flexible and Scalable Data Center Cisco UCS M81KR Virtual Interface Card: Design a Flexible and Scalable Data Center What You Will Learn With traditional servers, I/O is inflexible and rigid. Changing the I/O configuration generally requires

More information

HAWAII TECH TALK SDN. Paul Deakin Field Systems Engineer

HAWAII TECH TALK SDN. Paul Deakin Field Systems Engineer HAWAII TECH TALK SDN Paul Deakin Field Systems Engineer SDN What Is It? SDN stand for Software Defined Networking SDN is a fancy term for: Using a controller to tell switches where to send packets SDN

More information

BROCADE NETWORKING: EXPLORING SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORK. Gustavo Barros Systems Engineer Brocade Brasil

BROCADE NETWORKING: EXPLORING SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORK. Gustavo Barros Systems Engineer Brocade Brasil BROCADE NETWORKING: EXPLORING SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORK Gustavo Barros Systems Engineer Brocade Brasil Software- Defined Networking Summary Separate control and data planes Networks are becoming: More programmatic

More information

2013 ONS Tutorial 2: SDN Market Opportunities

2013 ONS Tutorial 2: SDN Market Opportunities 2013 ONS Tutorial 2: SDN Market Opportunities SDN Vendor Landscape and User Readiness Jim Metzler, Ashton, Metzler & Associates Jim@ashtonmetzler.com April 15, 2013 1 1 Goals & Non-Goals Goals: Describe

More information

Cisco UCS Architecture and Management:

Cisco UCS Architecture and Management: White Paper Cisco UCS Architecture and Management: Comparison with Lenovo Flex System and XClarity What You Will Learn Recently, IBM moved its x86-architecture Flex System solutions over to Lenovo as a

More information

Cisco and Canonical: Cisco Network Virtualization Solution for Ubuntu OpenStack

Cisco and Canonical: Cisco Network Virtualization Solution for Ubuntu OpenStack Solution Overview Cisco and Canonical: Cisco Network Virtualization Solution for Ubuntu OpenStack What You Will Learn Cisco and Canonical extend the network virtualization offered by the Cisco Nexus 1000V

More information

2015 LENOVO. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Isabel Zarate Lenovo EBG Leader

2015 LENOVO. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Isabel Zarate Lenovo EBG Leader 2015 LENOVO. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Isabel Zarate Lenovo EBG Leader Enterprise is Key to Lenovo Triple Plus Strategy SMART CONNECTED DEVICES TOTAL PORTFOLIO ** * 2 2015 Lenovo Internal. All rights reserved.

More information

Embrace the Future of Data Center Networking

Embrace the Future of Data Center Networking Embrace the Future of Data Center Networking Craig Hinkley Vice President and General Manager, HP Networking Americas 3 July 2013 To remain static is to lose ground. Packard David Legacy data center networks

More information

Implementing and Troubleshooting the Cisco Cloud Infrastructure **Part of CCNP Cloud Certification Track**

Implementing and Troubleshooting the Cisco Cloud Infrastructure **Part of CCNP Cloud Certification Track** Course: Duration: Price: $ 4,295.00 Learning Credits: 43 Certification: Implementing and Troubleshooting the Cisco Cloud Infrastructure Implementing and Troubleshooting the Cisco Cloud Infrastructure**Part

More information

NETWORK AUTOMATION AND ORCHESTRATION

NETWORK AUTOMATION AND ORCHESTRATION White Paper NETWORK AUTOMATION AND ORCHESTRATION Building an Agile Data Center Infrastructure with Juniper Networks Copyright 2013, Juniper Networks, Inc. 1 Table of Contents Executive Summary...3 Introduction...3

More information

SOFTWARE DEFINED NETWORKING

SOFTWARE DEFINED NETWORKING SOFTWARE DEFINED NETWORKING Bringing Networks to the Cloud Brendan Hayes DIRECTOR, SDN MARKETING AGENDA Market trends and Juniper s SDN strategy Network virtualization evolution Juniper s SDN technology

More information

White Paper. Juniper Networks. Enabling Businesses to Deploy Virtualized Data Center Environments. Copyright 2013, Juniper Networks, Inc.

White Paper. Juniper Networks. Enabling Businesses to Deploy Virtualized Data Center Environments. Copyright 2013, Juniper Networks, Inc. White Paper Juniper Networks Solutions for VMware NSX Enabling Businesses to Deploy Virtualized Data Center Environments Copyright 2013, Juniper Networks, Inc. 1 Table of Contents Executive Summary...3

More information

Cisco Unified Network Services: Overcome Obstacles to Cloud-Ready Deployments

Cisco Unified Network Services: Overcome Obstacles to Cloud-Ready Deployments Cisco Unified Network Services: Overcome Obstacles to Cloud-Ready Deployments What You Will Learn Deploying network services in virtual data centers is extremely challenging. Traditionally, such Layer

More information

Software Defined Networking - a new approach to network design and operation. Paul Horrocks Pre-Sales Strategist 8 th November 2012

Software Defined Networking - a new approach to network design and operation. Paul Horrocks Pre-Sales Strategist 8 th November 2012 Software Defined Networking - a new approach to network design and operation Paul Horrocks Pre-Sales Strategist 8 th November 2012 Agenda What is Software Defined Networking What is the value of Software

More information

Building Scalable Multi-Tenant Cloud Networks with OpenFlow and OpenStack

Building Scalable Multi-Tenant Cloud Networks with OpenFlow and OpenStack Building Scalable Multi-Tenant Cloud Networks with OpenFlow and OpenStack Dave Tucker Hewlett-Packard April 2013 1 About Me Dave Tucker WW Technical Marketing HP Networking dave.j.tucker@hp.com Twitter:

More information

Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Framework: Deliver IT as a Service

Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Framework: Deliver IT as a Service White Paper Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center Framework: Deliver IT as a Service What You Will Learn This document provides an overview of the Cisco Virtualized Multiservice Data Center (VMDC)

More information

Cisco UCS B420 M3 Blade Server

Cisco UCS B420 M3 Blade Server Data Sheet Cisco UCS B420 M3 Blade Server Product Overview The Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS ) combines Cisco UCS B-Series Blade Servers and C-Series Rack Servers with networking and storage

More information

Integrate Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure with Existing Networks

Integrate Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure with Existing Networks White Paper Integrate Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure with Existing Networks What You Will Learn Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) offers a revolutionary way of deploying, managing,

More information

Cisco Virtual Wide Area Application Services: Technical Overview

Cisco Virtual Wide Area Application Services: Technical Overview Cisco Virtual Wide Area Application Services: Technical Overview What You Will Learn Organizations are offering private and virtual private cloud-based application delivery over the WAN to their end users

More information

Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall

Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall Data Sheet Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall Product Overview The Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall extends the proven Adaptive Security Appliance security platform to consistently secure the tenant edge in

More information

Global Headquarters: 5 Speen Street Framingham, MA 01701 USA P.508.872.8200 F.508.935.4015 www.idc.com

Global Headquarters: 5 Speen Street Framingham, MA 01701 USA P.508.872.8200 F.508.935.4015 www.idc.com Global Headquarters: 5 Speen Street Framingham, MA 01701 USA P.508.872.8200 F.508.935.4015 www.idc.com W H I T E P A P E R O r a c l e V i r t u a l N e t w o r k i n g D e l i v e r i n g F a b r i c

More information

SDN PARTNER INTEGRATION: SANDVINE

SDN PARTNER INTEGRATION: SANDVINE SDN PARTNER INTEGRATION: SANDVINE SDN PARTNERSHIPS SSD STRATEGY & MARKETING SERVICE PROVIDER CHALLENGES TIME TO SERVICE PRODUCT EVOLUTION OVER THE TOP THREAT NETWORK TO CLOUD B/OSS AGILITY Lengthy service

More information

LAN and SAN Connectivity for a Cisco UCS Blade

LAN and SAN Connectivity for a Cisco UCS Blade LAN and SAN Connectivity for a Cisco UCS Blade Document ID: 110202 Contents Introduction Prerequisites Requirements Components Used Network Diagram Conventions Background Information Main Task Task Create

More information

Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture: An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise

Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture: An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise White Paper Cisco ONE Enterprise Networks Architecture: An Automated, Application-Aware Foundation for the Modern Enterprise The Challenge Enterprises have seen massive change over the last decade, but

More information

PROPRIETARY CISCO. Cisco Cloud Essentials for EngineersV1.0. LESSON 1 Cloud Architectures. TOPIC 1 Cisco Data Center Virtualization and Consolidation

PROPRIETARY CISCO. Cisco Cloud Essentials for EngineersV1.0. LESSON 1 Cloud Architectures. TOPIC 1 Cisco Data Center Virtualization and Consolidation Cisco Cloud Essentials for EngineersV1.0 LESSON 1 Cloud Architectures TOPIC 1 Cisco Data Center Virtualization and Consolidation 2010 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential

More information

Data Center Virtualization and Cloud QA Expertise

Data Center Virtualization and Cloud QA Expertise Data Center Virtualization and Cloud QA Expertise Highlights Broad Functional QA Experience Deep understanding of Switching and Routing Protocols Strong hands on experience in multiple hyper-visors like

More information

WHITE PAPER. www.fusionstorm.com. Building Blocks of the Modern Data Center

WHITE PAPER. www.fusionstorm.com. Building Blocks of the Modern Data Center WHITE PAPER: Easing the Way to the Cloud: 1 WHITE PAPER Building Blocks of the Modern Data Center How Integrated Infrastructure Solutions Help to Accelerate Application Deployments and Simplify Management

More information

Business Benefits. Cisco Virtual Networking solutions offer the following benefits:

Business Benefits. Cisco Virtual Networking solutions offer the following benefits: Solution Overview Cisco Virtual Networking: Extend Advanced Networking for Microsoft Hyper-V Environments What You Will Learn For enterprise and service provider customers who want to extend Cisco networking

More information

IT Agility Delivered: Cisco Unified Computing System

IT Agility Delivered: Cisco Unified Computing System Solution Brief IT Agility Delivered: Cisco Unified Computing System In Collaboration With 20 203 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. This document is Cisco Public information. Page IT Agility

More information

Building the Virtual Information Infrastructure

Building the Virtual Information Infrastructure Technology Concepts and Business Considerations Abstract A virtual information infrastructure allows organizations to make the most of their data center environment by sharing computing, network, and storage

More information

Data Center Networking Designing Today s Data Center

Data Center Networking Designing Today s Data Center Data Center Networking Designing Today s Data Center There is nothing more important than our customers. Data Center Networking Designing Today s Data Center Executive Summary Demand for application availability

More information

Data Center Use Cases and Trends

Data Center Use Cases and Trends Data Center Use Cases and Trends Amod Dani Managing Director, India Engineering & Operations http://www.arista.com Open 2014 Open Networking Networking Foundation India Symposium, January 31 February 1,

More information

SDN/Virtualization and Cloud Computing

SDN/Virtualization and Cloud Computing SDN/Virtualization and Cloud Computing Agenda Software Define Network (SDN) Virtualization Cloud Computing Software Defined Network (SDN) What is SDN? Traditional Network and Limitations Traditional Computer

More information

Building YOURcloud: The Federal Government s first Secure Hybrid Community Cloud

Building YOURcloud: The Federal Government s first Secure Hybrid Community Cloud Building YOURcloud: The Federal Government s first Secure Hybrid Community Cloud Anil Karmel, Deputy Chief Technology Officer National Nuclear Security Administration A Partnership between the Office of

More information

Data Center Design for the Midsize Enterprise. Silvo Lipovšek Systems Engineer slipovse@cisco.com

Data Center Design for the Midsize Enterprise. Silvo Lipovšek Systems Engineer slipovse@cisco.com Data Center Design for the Midsize Enterprise Silvo Lipovšek Systems Engineer slipovse@cisco.com Designing Data Centers for Midsize Enterprises Client Access Midsize WAN / DCI Require Dedicated DC Switches

More information

ALCATEL-LUCENT ENTERPRISE DATA CENTER SWITCHING SOLUTION Automation for the next-generation data center

ALCATEL-LUCENT ENTERPRISE DATA CENTER SWITCHING SOLUTION Automation for the next-generation data center ALCATEL-LUCENT ENTERPRISE DATA CENTER SWITCHING SOLUTION Automation for the next-generation data center A NEW NETWORK PARADIGM What do the following trends have in common? Virtualization Real-time applications

More information

Next Gen Data Center. KwaiSeng Consulting Systems Engineer kslai@cisco.com

Next Gen Data Center. KwaiSeng Consulting Systems Engineer kslai@cisco.com Next Gen Data Center KwaiSeng Consulting Systems Engineer kslai@cisco.com Taiwan Update Feb 08, kslai 2006 Cisco 2006 Systems, Cisco Inc. Systems, All rights Inc. reserved. All rights reserved. 1 Agenda

More information

Pluribus Netvisor Solution Brief

Pluribus Netvisor Solution Brief Pluribus Netvisor Solution Brief Freedom Architecture Overview The Pluribus Freedom architecture presents a unique combination of switch, compute, storage and bare- metal hypervisor OS technologies, and

More information

Infrastructure for the Cloud

Infrastructure for the Cloud Riyadh, KSA Feb 2013 Infrastructure for the Cloud Marc Gollop Product Sales Specialist IT is Moving Towards a World of Many Clouds Is the Network Ready? Cost Agility Flexibility Private Hybrid Public Community

More information

Virtualized Multiservice Data Center with Virtualized Services. 2013 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.

Virtualized Multiservice Data Center with Virtualized Services. 2013 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Virtualized Multiservice Data Center with Virtualized Services 2013 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Date/Time Thur, Feb 21st at 0900 PST Topic Cisco Open Network Environment (Cisco ONE)

More information

Cisco-Citrix Alliance

Cisco-Citrix Alliance Cisco-Citrix Alliance Mobile Workstyles Cisco- Citrix Cloud Networking Cloud Services Agenda Partnership overview Joint Solution areas Netscaler review 2 The Internet of Everything Amazing Things Happen

More information

PassTest. Bessere Qualität, bessere Dienstleistungen!

PassTest. Bessere Qualität, bessere Dienstleistungen! PassTest Bessere Qualität, bessere Dienstleistungen! Q&A Exam : 642-999 Title : Implementing Cisco Data Center Unified Computing Version : Demo 1 / 5 1.When upgrading a standalone Cisco UCS C-Series server,

More information

FlexPod from Cisco and NetApp:

FlexPod from Cisco and NetApp: FlexPod from Cisco and NetApp: Simplify Your Journey to a Microsoft Private Cloud Solution April 2012 Today s IT Is the Backbone of Your Business Data Center Challenges Are Business Challenges Keep up

More information

Restricted Document. Pulsant Technical Specification

Restricted Document. Pulsant Technical Specification Pulsant Technical Specification Title Pulsant Government Virtual Server IL2 Department Cloud Services Contributors RR Classification Restricted Version 1.0 Overview Pulsant offer two products based on

More information

Deploying F5 BIG-IP Virtual Editions in a Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Deploying F5 BIG-IP Virtual Editions in a Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Deploying F5 BIG-IP Virtual Editions in a Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Justin Venezia Senior Solution Architect Paul Pindell Senior Solution Architect Contents The Challenge 3 What is a hyper-converged

More information

Private cloud computing advances

Private cloud computing advances Building robust private cloud services infrastructures By Brian Gautreau and Gong Wang Private clouds optimize utilization and management of IT resources to heighten availability. Microsoft Private Cloud

More information

MANAGEMENT AND ORCHESTRATION WORKFLOW AUTOMATION FOR VBLOCK INFRASTRUCTURE PLATFORMS

MANAGEMENT AND ORCHESTRATION WORKFLOW AUTOMATION FOR VBLOCK INFRASTRUCTURE PLATFORMS VCE Word Template Table of Contents www.vce.com MANAGEMENT AND ORCHESTRATION WORKFLOW AUTOMATION FOR VBLOCK INFRASTRUCTURE PLATFORMS January 2012 VCE Authors: Changbin Gong: Lead Solution Architect Michael

More information

Times they are a-changin

Times they are a-changin Ethernet Alliance Technology Exploration Forum 2013 Times they are a-changin Tom Burns Vice President, General Manager Dell Networking October 15, 2013 Challenges in Enterprise, Data Center making Networking

More information

Automation Tools for UCS Sysadmins

Automation Tools for UCS Sysadmins Automation Tools for UCS Sysadmins Eric Williams Technical Marketing Engineer What is the Cisco UCS XML API? Cisco Unified Computing System Optimized and Designed as an Integrated System Cisco UCS Manager

More information

Software-Defined Networking for the Data Center. Dr. Peer Hasselmeyer NEC Laboratories Europe

Software-Defined Networking for the Data Center. Dr. Peer Hasselmeyer NEC Laboratories Europe Software-Defined Networking for the Data Center Dr. Peer Hasselmeyer NEC Laboratories Europe NW Technology Can t Cope with Current Needs We still use old technology... but we just pimp it To make it suitable

More information

Cisco in Your Data Center. The Optimal Infrastructure for Microsoft Environments and Applications

Cisco in Your Data Center. The Optimal Infrastructure for Microsoft Environments and Applications Cisco in Your Data Center The Optimal Infrastructure for Microsoft Environments and Applications Simplify Your IT... Transform Your Business DATA CENTER Challenges IT staff efficiency Unscheduled downtime

More information

Mit Soft- & Hardware zum Erfolg. Giuseppe Paletta

Mit Soft- & Hardware zum Erfolg. Giuseppe Paletta Mit Soft- & Hardware zum Erfolg IT-Transformation VCE Converged and Hyperconverged Infrastructure VCE VxRack EMC VSPEX Blue IT-Transformation IT has changed dramatically in last past years The requirements

More information

Cisco UCS: Unified Infrastructure Management That HP OneView Still Can t Match

Cisco UCS: Unified Infrastructure Management That HP OneView Still Can t Match Cisco UCS: Unified Infrastructure Management That HP OneView Still Can t Match Solution Brief October 2015 Highlights Greater Efficiency and Simplicity Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS ) provides

More information

SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING AND OPENFLOW

SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING AND OPENFLOW SOFTWARE-DEFINED NETWORKING AND OPENFLOW Freddie Örnebjär TREX Workshop 2012 2012 Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. 2012/09/14 Software-Defined Networking (SDN): Fundamental Control

More information

Deliver Fabric-Based Infrastructure for Virtualization and Cloud Computing

Deliver Fabric-Based Infrastructure for Virtualization and Cloud Computing White Paper Deliver Fabric-Based Infrastructure for Virtualization and Cloud Computing What You Will Learn The data center infrastructure is critical to the evolution of IT from a cost center to a business

More information

HP Virtual Connect. Tarass Vercešuks / 3 rd of October, 2013

HP Virtual Connect. Tarass Vercešuks / 3 rd of October, 2013 HP Virtual Connect Tarass Vercešuks / 3 rd of October, 2013 Trends Creating Data Center Network Challenges Trends 2 Challenges Virtualization Complexity Cloud Management Consumerization of IT Security

More information

Defining SDN. Overview of SDN Terminology & Concepts. Presented by: Shangxin Du, Cisco TAC Panelist: Pix Xu Jan 2014

Defining SDN. Overview of SDN Terminology & Concepts. Presented by: Shangxin Du, Cisco TAC Panelist: Pix Xu Jan 2014 Defining SDN Overview of SDN Terminology & Concepts Presented by: Shangxin Du, Cisco TAC Panelist: Pix Xu Jan 2014 2013 Cisco and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. 2 2013 Cisco and/or its affiliates.

More information

Cisco Unified Data Center: The Foundation for Private Cloud Infrastructure

Cisco Unified Data Center: The Foundation for Private Cloud Infrastructure White Paper Cisco Unified Data Center: The Foundation for Private Cloud Infrastructure Providing Agile and Efficient Service Delivery for Sustainable Business Advantage What You Will Learn Enterprises

More information

The Open Cloud Near-Term Infrastructure Trends in Cloud Computing

The Open Cloud Near-Term Infrastructure Trends in Cloud Computing The Open Cloud Near-Term Infrastructure Trends in Cloud Computing Markus Leberecht BELNET Networking Conference 25-Oct-2012 1 Growth & IT Challenges Drive Need for Cloud Computing IT Pros Growth IT Challenges

More information

Using Network Virtualization to Scale Data Centers

Using Network Virtualization to Scale Data Centers Using Network Virtualization to Scale Data Centers Synopsys Santa Clara, CA USA November 2014 1 About Synopsys FY 2014 (Target) $2.055-2.065B* 9,225 Employees ~4,911 Masters / PhD Degrees ~2,248 Patents

More information

Federated Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Fabrics for Dual Data Center Deployments

Federated Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Fabrics for Dual Data Center Deployments Federated Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Fabrics for Dual Data Center Deployments March 13, 2015 Abstract To provide redundancy and disaster recovery, most organizations deploy multiple data

More information

Extreme Networks: Building Cloud-Scale Networks Using Open Fabric Architectures A SOLUTION WHITE PAPER

Extreme Networks: Building Cloud-Scale Networks Using Open Fabric Architectures A SOLUTION WHITE PAPER Extreme Networks: Building Cloud-Scale Networks Using Open Fabric Architectures A SOLUTION WHITE PAPER WHITE PAPER Building Cloud- Scale Networks Abstract TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 2 Open Fabric-Based

More information

Simplify IT. With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure. Barry Huang bhuang@cisco.com. Nov 13, 2014

Simplify IT. With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure. Barry Huang bhuang@cisco.com. Nov 13, 2014 Simplify IT With Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Barry Huang bhuang@cisco.com Nov 13, 2014 There are two approaches to Control Systems IMPERATIVE CONTROL DECLARATIVE CONTROL Baggage handlers follow

More information