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An Introduction to the Nexus 6000

There’s a new Nexus in the family, the Nexus 6000. Here are the highlights. Nexus 6001 Nexus 6004 Size 1 RU 4 RU Ports 48 x 10G + 4 x 40G 48 x 40G fixed + 48 x 40G expansion Interface type SFP+ / QSFP+ QSFP+ Performance Line rate Layer 2 and Layer 3 Latency 1μs port to port Scalability 128K MAC + 128K ARP/ND (flexible config), 32K route table, 1024-way ECMP, 31 SPAN sessions Features L2/L3, vPC, FabricPath/TRILL,...

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Kansas Reminders, and our First Missouri Deadlines

There are some big deadlines coming up for our customers in the next fiberhoods in Kansas City, Kan. and, for the first time, customers in Kansas City, Mo., too! As we've mentioned before, if you live in any of the next four Kansas City, Kan. fiberhoods, you need to select your Google Fiber service plan within the next few weeks in order to get Fiber service. Today we’re also announcing the deadlines for our first eight Kansas...

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Training Journalists in Istanbul

After meeting with SOCA in London, I traveled to Istanbul to teach local and foreign journalists how to use Tor and Tails to keep themselves, their colleagues, and their sources safe online. I also met with the team behind Zero Day, a documentary about all things Internet security, to talk about Tor and the work that I do. I met with foreign journalists on the first day and local journalists the day after. Around 30 people attended in...

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Tell a Good Story, Create Lasting Change

A project in the planning stages is somewhat analogous to a fairy tale: so far, it exists only in our imaginations. How are project managers perceived in your organization?  Cop, organizer, pest--or perhaps the person to blame when things go other than expected or desired?  It's easy to understand why people view Project Managers in these ways; they are the face of an event that is expected to bring about change.  And change is not...