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Jordan Martin / Tony Efantis

Exploring the intersection of digital infrastructure and the humans who depend on it. Produced by Network Collective.

New Year New Us?
January 04, 202243:5240.72 MB

New Year New Us?

It's been a while, hope all are well. This is a behind the scenes update to share with you what has been going on with us at NC and where we are headed. Short story, we've taken a break but are getting back to it with new content, new ideas, and quite a few changes. If you want a heads up on what is...

The Packets Never Lie
July 09, 202131:5029.98 MB

The Packets Never Lie

In this episode, Phil and Brandon interview Kary Rogers, AKA PacketBomb, and discuss the need to drill down into packets when troubleshooting. The group shares a few stories from the trenches on how packets helped them solve issues and Kary explains how he got started looking at Packets for deeper i...

What is gNMI?
April 15, 202153:0349.04 MB

What is gNMI?

A few weeks ago we released an episode on the fundamentals of gRPC. And while programmatic interfaces are excellent tools for network automation, often that is only the beginning of the story. That’s no exception with gRPC. In this episode we continue down the path of that gRPC conversation and into...

The case for App Acceleration with SD-WAN
April 09, 202131:3929.5 MB

The case for App Acceleration with SD-WAN

In this episode we will discuss the idea of SD-WAN vs. Application Acceleration and WANop. With the proliferation of SD-WAN we’ve heard a lot of people say that SD-WAN gives you the traffic control, but does it negate the need for application acceleration or WAN optimization tools? We attack this co...

Introduction To gRPC
March 16, 202156:2052.5 MB

Introduction To gRPC

As the world of network automation continues to evolve, we are seeing different options emerge in how we programmatically interface with our devices. In this episode we take a look at one of the newest and more interesting methods, gRPC. gRPC was developed by Google as a way to execute remote proced...