BGP EVPN for VXLAN

May 7, 2019

Data centers are moving towards a layer 3 fabric in order to scale, provide ease of troubleshooting and provide redundancy with multi-vendor interoperability. BGP EVPN for VXLAN provides redundancy and faster convergence, as well as reducing BUM traffic, thereby reducing overall data center traffic as well as providing multi-tenant segmentation. This technical whitepaper reviews why BGP EVPN is important, how it impacts data center network design and how to deploy it in your network.

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