These days, it seems every new data center solution lays claim to the latest industry buzz words: automation and simplicity. Unfortunately, most solutions don’t really live up to their claims and over time they’ve lost their clout. Most people just gloss over them.
So, knowing that, why would I use them to describe Cisco Nexus Fabric Manager? I should avoid them at all cost, right? Well, automation and simplicity is exactly what Nexus Fabric Manager was designed for and it’s exactly what it delivers. You be the judge at the end of this blog.
What is the Cisco Nexus Fabric Manager?
If you’ve ever setup a data center fabric with VXLAN overlays from scratch (let alone with a BGP-EVPN control plane), you have a pretty good idea of the configuration complexities, troubleshooting and how long it takes to …