By Andy Sholomon
Enterprise community Testing
Testing during the community Lifecycle to maximise Availability and Performance
Andy Sholomon, CCIE® No. 15179
Tom Kunath, CCIE No. 1679
The entire advisor to utilizing checking out to lessen probability and downtime in complicated firm networks
Testing has develop into an important to assembly firm expectancies of near-zero community downtime. Enterprise community Testing is the 1st entire consultant to all elements of company community checking out. Cisco firm specialists Andy Sholomon and Tom Kunath supply an entire blueprint and best-practice methodologies for checking out any new community process, product, answer, or complex expertise.
Sholomon and Kunath commence by way of explaining why you will need to try and the way community pros can leverage based procedure trying out to satisfy particular company objectives. Then, drawing on their huge adventure with company consumers, they current numerous special case stories. via real-world examples, you find out how to attempt architectural “proofs of concept,” particular community positive aspects, community readiness to be used, migration techniques, defense, and extra.
Enterprise community Testing includes easy-to-adapt reference try plans for branches, WANs/MANs, facts facilities, and campuses. The authors additionally supply particular assistance on checking out many key community applied sciences, together with MPLS/VPN, QoS, VoIP, video, IPsec VPNs, complex routing (OSPF, EIGRP, BGP), and information heart Fabrics.
§ comprehend why, whilst, and the way you have to attempt your network
§ Use checking out to find serious community layout flaws
§ include established structures trying out into company structure strategy
§ make the most of trying out to enhance decision-making in the course of the community lifecycle
§ increase an efficient trying out association and lab facility
§ decide upon and use try prone providers
§ Scope, plan, and deal with community try out assignments
§ nLeverage the simplest advertisement, unfastened, and IOS try out instruments
§ effectively execute try plans, together with an important low-level details
§ reduce the apparatus required to check large-scale networks
§ determine gaps in community readiness
§ Validate and refine gadget configurations
§ Certify new undefined, working platforms, and software program gains
§ try info middle functionality and scalability
§ Leverage try out labs for hands-on expertise training
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