This chapter covers the following topic:
Configuring Management in ACI: This section compares in-band and out-of-band management and covers the deployment of in-band management.
This chapter covers the following exam topic:
5.1 Implement out-of-band and in-band
ACI offers two avenues for management and monitoring as well as cross-platform communications such as VMM integration and managed service graphs: in-band management and out-of-band management.
Chapter 3, “Initializing an ACI Fabric,” covers the implementation of out-of-band (OOB) management. This chapter revisits out-of-band management to uncover some of the reasons in-band management is sometimes desirable. It also covers the deployment of contracts ...