NSX-v: ESG – submitting tasks via the API Asynchronously

Why you would want to execute tasks via the NSX API asynchronously is a good question, and, can be answered with two words “Parallel Workflows”. In a Software Defined Datacenter (SDDC) where automation is extensively used, it may be beneficial to execute tasks asynchronously so that your automation workflow can continue while a certain NSX […]

Backup iMessage Photo’s using a Python Script

I wrote this quick python script to backup my iMessage photo’s that I received, as I currently have to manually save individual photo’s to my camera roll or somewhere else on my MAC. Which tbh is pretty annoying, as I just want everything backed up into my photo’s directory.

DMVPN Phase 1

Part 1 in a four part series, this post will look at the configuration of DMVPN Phase 1 and the routing implications using OSPF. Although Phase 1 today is considered obsolete, it is still worth reviewing. Prior to delving into the specifics of DMVPN Phase 1 configuration, let’s start with a underlay network – NBMA […]

DMVPN Phase 2

In the first post of this series, DMVPN Phase 1, the DMVPN concept and configuration parameters that were pertinent to the configuration for Phase 1 were explored. Although the parameters are similar to Phase 1 for Phase 2, the actual operation of traffic flows and routing configuration has changed.