A while ago I had an interesting discussion with someone running VMware NSX on top of VXLAN+EVPN fabric - a pretty common scenario considering:
- NSX’s insistence on having all uplinks in the same subnet;
- Data center switching vendors being on a lemming-like run praising EVPN+VXLAN;
- Non-FANG environments being somewhat reluctant to connect a server to a single switch.
His fabric was running well… apart from the weird times when someone started tons of new VMs.Read more ...
Thanks to Ivan Pepelnjak (see source)