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Networks

Real World Experiences of Hybrid IT


Over the coming weeks, I will be writing a series of posts on my varied experiences with hybrid IT. These experiences come from working on countless projects over the last ten years working in a consultancy role. So, let’s start with a bit of …


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Systems

Syslog – The Blue-collar Worker of the Data Center


Striking a balance between good visibility into infrastructure events and too much noise is difficult. I’ve worked in plenty of enterprise environments where multiple tools are deployed (often covering the same infrastructure elements) to monitor for critical infrastructure events. They are frequently deployed with …


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Networks

A Case Against Chassis Switching


If you have done any work in enterprise networks, you are likely familiar with the idea of a chassis switch. They have been the de facto standard for campus and data center cores and the standard top tier in a three-tier architecture for quite …