This high-level overview of EVPN discusses the key benefits of the technology and how it can benefit your business by reducing layer 2 complexities. View this paper as a starting point to understand why Cumulus Networks EVPN solutions will impact your business, and then be sure to check out our other EVPN pieces to get a technical deep dive of how to configure and scale.
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Prepare your DC for digital transformation
The growth of digital applications, AI, machine learning and more are putting a toll on how businesses scale their data center networks. Download this report to ensure your DC stays modern.
5 tips for transitioning to 100G
100G hardware is the next biggest trend in data center scalability. If you're considering making the switch, download this white paper to prepare your network and transition seamlessly.
Building scalable data center networks
Download this whitepaper to learn how to build scalable networks that are future-proofed intelligent design, automation and modern technologies.
BGP EVPN for VXLAN
This technical whitepaper reviews why BGP EVPN is important, how it impacts data center network design and how to deploy it in your network.
5 network automation tips and tricks
Download this quick and easy tips and tricks paper to learn how to automate your data center network like industry leaders for NetOps efficiency.
Access our TCO report to learn how open, web-scale networking can save you up to 60% on total cost of ownership.
Cumulus Networks and Mellanox leading the open networking revolution
This paper discusses how Mellanox and Cumulus Linux bring flexibility and reduced costs to your data center with state-of-the-art hardware and software.
Cumulus Linux and Broadcom Trident3
Trident3 is a powerful network switch unlike any other. Learn the specs, benefits and more with this short paper.
Whitepaper: Routing on the Host benefits
Learn about Cumulus Networks' routing on the host functionality leveraging FRRouting and Cumulus' in-house technology.
Containers: Where Linux host networking meets network infrastructure
Download this whitepaper to learn how containers can give you robust flexibility and agility and how you can align your container network with your NOS using Linux.
The benefits of open networking and software-defined storage
Open networking is inevitable. Download this paper to learn how using open networking and software-defined storage can help you transform your data center network.
Our dedicated approach to open source
Read about how Cumulus Networks supports open source initiatives, contributes to the community and fosters a culture of innovation.
The cost of stability in modern data center networks
Don't let stability and security get in the way of innovation — the impact can be costly in the end. Download this report to learn why organizations are missing out on modern network technologies.
VXLAN routing with EVPN
This technical guide walks you through the basics of VXLAN routing with EVPN, how this impacts layer 2 and layer 3 designs, and some basic configurations.
The economic advantage of open, web-scale networking
This joint paper with Dell EMC covers how open and web-scale networking can bring major cost savings in the form of OpEx and CapEx.
Achieve actionable insight into your network from host to switch with NetQ
NetQ is a modern operations tool that brings you end-to-end visibility. Download this paper to see how NetQ can help you reduce costs and scale efficiently.
How to ensure containers are connected accurately and are fully visible in a microservices world
This short whitepaper discusses the popularity of containers and the issues in visibility and connectivity that arise when deploying a container network.
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