This chapter covers the following exam topics:
5.0 Application Centric Infrastructure
5.1 Describe the Architecture of an ACI Environment
5.1a Basic Policy Resolution
5.1b APIC Controller
5.1c Spine Leaf
5.2 Describe the Fabric Discovery Process
The Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure journey started a couple of years ago, culminating in its first customer shipment (FCS) on July 31, 2014. A team of veteran leaders and engineers from the Cisco Insieme Business Unit (Insieme is an Italian word that means together in English) decided to continue to disrupt markets to drive industry transformation. Their latest disruption is focused on leapfrogging software-defined networks (SDN) with a holistic approach ...