History of Networking: Pseudowires

17 May 2019 | 0 Comments

In this episode of the History of Networking, Donald Sharp and I talk to Luca Martini about the origins of pseudowires—one of the more interesting innovations in the use of MPLS. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of MIME with Nathaniel Borenstein

30 April 2019 | Comments Off on History of MIME with Nathaniel Borenstein

On this episode of the History of Networking, Donald and I are joined by Nathaniel Borenstein, who is the primary author of the original MIME specifications. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of DECnet with Dave Oran

16 April 2019 | Comments Off on History of DECnet with Dave Oran

Dave Oran joins Donald and I to talk about the history of DECnet at Digital Equipment—including the venerable IS-IS interior gateway protocol. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of Networking: OpenConfig with Anees Shaikh and Rob Shakir

2 April 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: OpenConfig with Anees Shaikh and Rob Shakir

OpenConfig is an effort amongst many cooperative network operators to define vender-neutral data models for configuring and managing networks programatically. In this episode we talk with Anees Shaikh and Rob Shakir about the roots of the OpenConfig project and where it’s at currently. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By…

History of the Cisco CLI

19 March 2019 | Comments Off on History of the Cisco CLI

Terry Slattery and Rob Widmar join Donald and I to talk about the history of one of the most ubiquitous elements of network engineering, the Cisco CLI. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of Networking: George Swallow on MPLS/TE

5 March 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: George Swallow on MPLS/TE

Traffic engineering (TE) is one of the most complex technologies used in large scale networks today. George Swallow joins us for a look at how and why TE was invented, and where some of the ideas came from. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of Networking: The Grandfather of the Internet

19 February 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: The Grandfather of the Internet

Dave Farber, the Grandfather of the Internet, joins Donald and I on the History of Networking at the Network Collective. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of Networking: ILNP with Saleem Bhatti

5 February 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: ILNP with Saleem Bhatti

Using a single IP address to provide both identity and location information can create challenges and inefficiencies in network design. In this History of Networking episode, we sit down with Saleem Bhatti to talk about the history of ILNP and IP mobility to see how this tech aims to resolve this challenge. Outro Music: Danger…

History of Networking: whois with Mark Kosters

23 January 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: whois with Mark Kosters

Mark Kosters joins Donald and I to talk about the history of the whois system. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

History of Networking: History of eVPN

8 January 2019 | Comments Off on History of Networking: History of eVPN

Rahul joins Donald and I on the History of Networking at the Network Collective to talk about the history of eVPNs. Outro Music: Danger Storm Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/