Query Your Network Like a Database to Gain Knowledge and Simplify Operations

There is a wealth of untapped information in your network. Learn to query and extract it! Even before packets start flowing, enterprise networks are complex, data-intensive repositories of topology, configuration and state information. This information is often required to solve operational…

Seeking Truth in Networking: From Testing To Verification

Sharp network admins already verify the network in a variety of ways, right? Pings, traceroutes, and custom scripts verify expected connectivity. Link and CPU utilization monitoring programs verify normal operation. Maybe pushed configs are read back in to verify that the device accepted them. And…