This is the blog of Ronald Bartels that wanders on and off the subject of problem management (that is how it started), but it is best described by Ray who says this is Daddy's thoughts! Like the best music is from the Eighties and a wee dram helps in solving most inconveniences.
Would you like to be able to easily answer trivial questions such as how
many unique prefixes are there in your routing table, or how many MAC
addresses are there in the MAC tables across the network? How about more
difficult questions, such as what changes did your routing table see
between 10 pm and midnight last night, or which of your nodes have been
up the longest, or which BGP sessions have had the most routing updates?
How about being able to answer if your OSPF (or BGP) sessions are
working correctly, or is all well with your EVPN? How about a quick way
to determine the amount of ECMP at every hop between two endpoints? Do
you wish you could easily validate the configuration you deployed across
Find out more about the project over at github over here.