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Background Information Let’s spend a few words about PBR. More precisely about the way to force some traffic to a specific next-hop base on a list of criteria instead of using the route configured in your routing table. You can have plenty of reasons to do such traffic engineering. In this example we will redirect […]

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 15:59 | Comments Off on Traffic Redirection Example with Policy-Based Routing (PBR)
Categories: network

He are all the details to implement Wake-On-LAN with a Brocade Router across several subnets. Background information Wake-on-LAN (WOL) has been used for years as a way for network administrators to turn on PCs remotely. It works by creating and issuing a specially formatted network packet (often referred to as a “magic” packet, and typically […]

Monday, January 7th, 2013 at 17:26 | Comments Off on Wake-On-LAN (WOL) Network Configuration
Categories: network

This post presents different ways of segmenting and also interconnecting several hosts across your network. For a standard company network, in the most common scenario, you connect your hosts to an edge switch, untag the port for a specific VLAN and do the same for each equipment. This edge switch is connected to an aggregation/core […]

Saturday, April 30th, 2011 at 13:15 | 9 comments
Categories: network