Network Automation Concepts

NETCONF: NETwork-CONFiguration-based API uses XML can be coupled to YANG YANG: Yet Another Next Generation is a data model based on XML constructs named XPath is human readable, thus easier to interpret than XML. NETCONF with YANG is a popular combination among network engineers. However, NETCONF is network-centric while REST API is widely popular in … Read more Network Automation Concepts

Integrating Openstack with ACI

Below are my study notes about the integration of Openstack with ACI. I begin with defining some concepts. Then I describe NAT feature within Openstack and I finish with discussing networking plugins. Openstack is a group of technologies that provide enterprise cloud computing capabilities. has the following minimal components or node types: a compute node … Read more Integrating Openstack with ACI