End-to-End Network Service QoS – Part 1

Sheraton Hotel's beach, Dubai Introduction Before the arrival of MPLS and the advance in silicon technology for ASIC and network processors in early 2000s, many carriers ran multiple single-purpose networks such as TDM, ATM and IP to support their video, voice and data network services. Some enterprises attempted to consolidate their triple-play traffic onto a … Continue reading End-to-End Network Service QoS – Part 1

MPLS Network Services – Traffic Engineering, Resilience and MTU

Sofia, Bulgaria Introduction In the previous blogs, I showed how to interop among Nokia, Cisco and Juniper routers for different MPLS layers 2 and 3 network services such as ePipe, VPLS and VPRN using GNS3 and EVE-NG network emulators on a PC. The blogs demonstrate the flexibility and cost-effectiveness of network service design and interop … Continue reading MPLS Network Services – Traffic Engineering, Resilience and MTU

MPLS VPLS Interop – Nokia 7750 and Juniper MX on EVE-NG

Brussels, Belgium Introduction In the previous articles, I showed how to interop MPLS ePipe and VPRN network services between Nokia 7750 and Cisco 7200 routers on GNS3 (http://www.gns3.com) on a Windows PC. In this blog, I will show how to config and verify Nokia 7750 and Juniper MX routers for MPLS VPLS (Virtual Private LAN Service) network service using … Continue reading MPLS VPLS Interop – Nokia 7750 and Juniper MX on EVE-NG