Juniper Apstra Part I - Introducing a true IBNS

Aninda Chatterjee

With this post, we kick off a new series based on Juniper Apstra. This post serves as an introduction to Apstra - we’ll look at what a true IBN system is, how relational and graph databases are different (and why graph databases are ideal for network infrastructure), concluding with some general workflows in Apstra.

Junos Part II - BGP and BGP Unnumbered

Aninda Chatterjee

In this post, we look at BGP on Junos OS and a typical BGP configuration for the underlay, for a 3-stage Clos fabric. We also introduce BGP unnumbered, which is a great way of building the underlay, without the need of any IP addressing.