There was an interesting challenge these days. I had to emulate BGP FlowSpec RFC 5575 peering and some announces to the DUT. Unfortunelly, my testing and assurance software version doesn't support this ability, but I have found out this suitable cozy project. Link below, thanks to developers.
Unfortunately, I often note that there is a huge gap in understanding of network performance testing methodology. Almost every related case goes down to “It seems it was quite better earlier”. No metrics, no anamnesis, so it makes me sad each time. Just to be more confident I’ve gone through these canonical documents. Will keep it in mind for reference.
Just to be more confident I’ve gone through these canonical documents. Will keep it in mind for reference.
Finally, I’ve got a chance to take a dive into Segment Routing concepts, operations, and other aspects. I was labbing with the migration scenario which is described in “DAY ONE: MIGRATING TO SEGMENT ROUTING”. Have got a lot of fun, recommended. I’m going to setup SRv6 topology as well, once I get the time.
Despite the remote and punishing environment, we already have a plethora of potential eyes on the bottom of the sea. There are around 400 fiber optic cables spanning the oceans. These cables are already the backbone of the global Internet - what if they could be the backbone of deep-sea monitoring and research efforts as well?