My networking experience goes way back and starts when I was an eager young programmer. I’ll first provide brief commentary, then will link to a few pages that answers to questions that I get, hear or see as well as links to good resources. I’ll end with general networking tools that you may find of a benefit.
I’m a long time Cisco tech – going back to compiling the OS. While I started in Cisco routers supplementing other manufacturers switches, hubs or MAUs, I expanded to their switch line with the 1900-series and have stuck with them at companies and customers since.
I get accused of being a Junos lover with an implied derision of other vendors such Cisco. Silly! I am NOT against any particular technology or vendor in itself. Admittedly though I am very fond of Junos. To me, it the most natural environment. Arista EOS could be second but I use Junipers and Cisco regularly and maintain both in my personal lab.