Make Your ACI MP-BGP CONFIGURATION A Reality

MP-BGP Definitions MP-BGP is the protocol leveraged by ACI fabric nodes to propagate learned external routes into the fabric. MP-BGP and iBGP use the same Autonomous System Number (ASN) runs on all fabric nodes (leafs and spines) to propagate routing information received from external routes within the fabric. It is optional to configure one spine … Read more Make Your ACI MP-BGP CONFIGURATION A Reality

ACI Common Operations and Troubleshooting Tools

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System health and faults ACI gathers and correlates information into Health Scores and Statistics, both help guide our troubleshooting process. We can see the health score of ACI components in various granularity levels. For example, there is a health score for an Application Profile, and a health score for each EPG within it. The sum … Read more ACI Common Operations and Troubleshooting Tools

Here is How You Quickly Configure ACI Application Profiles

ANP or Application Network Profile: is simply a container for EPGs. For example, in the network-centric mode, you can name the application profile as “VLANs” because we know that in this mode, only one VLAN maps to an EPG each time. In APIC GUI is presented as simply Application Profile must be configured before even … Read more Here is How You Quickly Configure ACI Application Profiles

The Ugly Truth About Cisco ACI Bridge Domains

Here are my study notes on the topic ACI Bridge Domains Bridge Domain: Concepts A Bridge Domain defines a MAC address space and a L2 flooding domain (layer 2 flooding encompasses layer 2 broadcast traffic and layer 2 multicast traffic), if flooding is enabled on the bridge domain configuration page. The bridge domain in ACI … Read more The Ugly Truth About Cisco ACI Bridge Domains