ONUG Interview with Mansour Karam
Digital Transformation is affecting every aspect of our lives. Winners and Losers will be determined by their business velocity. The network infrastructure is critical to achieving that. Mansour Karam makes the business case for digital transformation in this brief interview highlight video.
Data Center Network Design and Operation Should Be This Easy
This engaging video series was developed by Seth Lane, a CCIE at Apstra to demonstrate how the Apstra Operating System (AOS) can allow you to massively reduce data center network service delivery time, failures, and cost.
TelecomTV Interview with Mansour Karam
Telcos need to massively scale their networks to meet the 50% annual growth in network traffic, but with no corresponding revenue growth there will have to be CapEx and OpEx reductions. Mansour Karam explains how Apstra delivers these cost savings.
ONUG Fall 2017 Proof of Concept
At ONUG Fall 2017 Solutions Architect Josh Saul presented a ten minute proof of concept on the new features in AOS 2.0 that enable validation of network infrastructure through custom telemetry functions and visualizations.
NetEvents 2017 Keynote Address
Watch Apstra Founder and CEO Mansour Karam’s keynote at NetEvents 2017 on the infrastructure transformation required to address the explosion in network traffic, driven by IoT and digital initiatives.
Intent Washing with @CloudToad
Derick Winkworth (@CloudToad) returns to address an important subject that affects us all — “Intent Washing”. He calls out all the ways various companies are distorting the meaning of the term “Intent-Based Networking”.
NFD16: Intent-Based Networking Introduction with Sasha Ratkovic
Sasha Ratkovic, CTO and Founder of Apstra, spends this session cutting through the hype around intent-based networking. Sasha narrowly defines what Apstra means by intent. This isn’t simply a “correct” abstraction layer or a configuration management scheme. He outlines how intent is based on the outcome of automating the complete networking service lifecycle.
NetEvents Special Feature: Why We Need Intent-Based Self-Operating Networks
Alan Zeichick, Editorial Director of NetEvents, interviews Apstra founders Mansour Karam (CEO), Sasha Ratkovic (CTO) and David Cheriton (Chief Scientist) to discover the concept of a Self-Operating System™ and how the AOS™ intent-based networking system is helping companies work toward that goal.
Career Retrospective: David Cheriton – Presented by NetEvents
Alan Zeichick, Editorial Director of NetEvents, interviews David Cheriton to review his remarkable career as a professor, inventor, serial entrepreneur and investor at Stanford University, Google, VMware, Arista and Apstra.
Apstra Operating System Intent-based Networking System Explained
Is your data center networking speeding up your business, or holding it back? This brief explainer video shows how the Apstra Operating System, a vendor-agnostic, intent-based networking system with closed-loop telemetry can streamline your data center network operations while dramatically reducing CapEx.
AOS 1.2 Demonstration: Metamako Integration
This quick demonstration of an integration of Apstra Operating System with Metamako Metaconnect 16 system demonstrates the tremendous power of AOS’s extensible telemetry and its abstractions.
AOS 1.2 Feature Demonstration: Headroom
This is a quick demonstration by Derick Winkworth (@CloudToad) of the “Headroom” feature in AOS 1.2, which allows you to see how much bandwidth is available along the path between any two end points.
Time Travels with @CloudToad
Derick Winkworth (@CloudToad), Network Engineer, discusses the challenges that network engineers deal with every day, as well as the solutions they use to overcome them.
Facebook Disaggregate: Networking
Jeremy Schulman of Apstra describes how networks made of a combination of open network devices and more traditional vendor equipment can coexist and easily be managed by a central software solution. He goes through a demonstration of such a scenario, where machines of different types are provisioned and configured to work together and provide connectivity between the servers attached to each switch. Recorded on January 24, 2017.
Networking Field Day
Jeremy Schulman and Derick Winkworth describe the Apstra Operating System (AOS), provide a live demonstration and then give a sneak peak of upcoming developments in this 8-part video series delivered at the Networking Field Day 13 event in Palo Alto, CA on November 17, 2016.
The ONUG Great Debate: Two Roads to Open Networking
Dr. David Cheriton of Stanford and Apstra and Dr. Jennifer Rexford of Princeton discuss the approaches to open networking in the ONUG Great Debate recorded at the Fall 2016 ONUG meeting in New York City, New York on October 24, 2016.