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EVPN/VXLAN for Data Centre with Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) SR OS and Arista EOS – Part 5

Hello my friend,

Probably you are already bored with data center stuff, but I’m writing about it again. The reason for that is very easy: it’s data center era now. With growth of cloud services and so on, we need to have more data centers, much more. That’s why I’m introducing interoperability between Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) SR OS and new product in my lab, which is Arista EOS.

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EVPN/VXLAN for Data Centre with Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) SR OS and Cumulus Linux – Part 4

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We have discussed so far EVPN with BGP signaling and VXLAN data plane with different scenarios: pure switching, inter-VXLAN routing and even BGP peering from VM to leaf. But all the leafs were Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) SR OS, as Cisco IOS XRv doesn’t support VXLAN. In this article we’ll replace on leaf with Cumulus Linux VX, so let’s see how we achieve interoperability now.

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Role play games with Ansible for Nokia (Alcatel-Lucent) SR OS and Cisco IOS XR

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Thanks to my friends I have a chance to take part in a project, where we are heavily using Ansible for various tasks in real network. When there are several people working on a joint project, some rules are needed in order playbooks are consistent. We have taken Ansible roles as rules. And I realized that I should have used them for my examples from the very beginning.

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