Top 3 Recommended Networking Podcasts

During our busy lives, it isn't always easy to find the time to catch up of the latest buzz and news within the industry. For me, this is where podcasts really come to the rescue. They allow me to turn the typical mundane car or train journey into something far…

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Open Infrastructure Days UK 2019 - Takeaway's

After returning home today from day 1 of Open Infrastructure Days UK 2019, I have to admit - I was pleasantly impressed. I've been to a few small conferences over the years, many of which consisted of presentations based on sales fluff and/or ended up being not very technical.…

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Open Infrastructure Days UK 2019 (1st-2nd April)

Fancy learning about all the new OpenStack Infrastructure tech? Then Open Infrastructure Days UK 2019 could be for you… Tell me more! OpenInfra Days UK 2019 is a two-day (1st-2nd April) event focusing on four subject areas, loosely arranged into tracks: Open Compute Project (OCP), Scientific Computing, Cloud Native, and…

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FREE OpenSource Networking, SDN/NFV Training Videos

Fancy advancing your knowledge and skills within the world of opensource networking and SDN/NFV? Then you are in luck. The great guys at the Linux Foundation have released these FREE training courses to suit your needs, with the courses covering topics such as: Open Compute Project, ONIE, Akraino FD.…

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How do CDNs work with Anycast based DNS servers?

When it comes to Content Delivery Networks (CDNs), there is something that has always puzzled me; How do CDNs work with Anycast based DNS servers? Background For example, the way in which CDNs function is to serve content from nodes closest to the client. CDNs determine the closest node to…

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Juniper Releases FREE Network Automation Labs

For those of you starting out on your network automation journey, then this is for you. The great guys at Juniper have released a set of free network automation labs at https://labs.networkreliability.engineering/. As they state, NRE Labs is a no-strings-attached, community-centered initiative to bring the skills of…

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