Managing Routed Optical Networking using OpenConfig  

Cisco's innovation with Routed Optical Networking doesn't stop at routing hardware and optics. Programmability and telemetry via open standards has been a key tenet to the solution since it was introduced in 2020. In this blog we explore using OpenConfig to provision and monitor OIF 400ZR and OpenZR+ DCO transceivers.

OpenConfig ZR/ZR+ Management 📖

Converged SDN Transport 5.0  

Read about the goals of the Converged SDN Transport Design (formerly known as Metro Fabric) and familiarize yourself with all its components: Platforms, software, technologies, and use cases

High Level Design 📖 Implementation Guide 📖

Peering Fabric Design 5.0  

Read about the goals of the Peering Fabric Design and familiarize yourself its components: Platforms, software, technologies, and use cases

High Level Design 📖

Routed Optical Networking 1.0  

Explore Cisco's simplification of IP and Optical networks using Routed Optical Networking

High Level Design 📖

Core Fabric Design

Read about the goals of the Core Fabric Design and familiarize yourself with all its components: the platforms, the software, the technologies, the use cases, and the NSO Services Packages for automation

High Level Design 📖

Internet Traffic Trends

Over the last five years Internet traffic has been driven by one dominant source, unicast Internet video. Two-part blog series will first cover how video delivery has evolved to bring us where we are today.

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Internet Edge Peering - Current Practice

The Internet was created to provide transparent data services across interconnected packet switched networks. The interconnection and exchange of Internet routing data between two networks is known as Peering. Peering is the glue holding together the Internet.

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