Intent-Based Networking for Dummies
Intent-based networking (IBN) has become a hot buzzword in the networking industry, with marketing departments at all sorts of vendors waving the “intent flag.” Some have legitimate products, some have cobbled together bits and pieces out of their product portfolios and called it an IBN solution, and some supposed IBN products perform only a part of what a real IBN system (IBNS) does.
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This book looks at:
- What intent means in the context of network operations and
- How an IBNS applies that intent to a network across its entire life cycle
- What features and characteristics an IBNS requires to fulfill its mission
- Practical examples and testing of IBN before circling back to the benefits