Using vEOS with Vagrant and VirtualBox

Beginning with EOS 4.15.2F, vEOS is available as a Vagrant box for VirtualBox.  This single-file VM package makes it one of the fastest ways to get started with vEOS and is ideal for testing in automated environments.  Multiple VMs may be defined within a single Vagrantfile, including non-vEOS VMs, allowing an entire topology to be defined in a single file.  A customized Vagrantfile, checked in to revision control, is an effective way for multiple users to consistently recreate a complete environment. Prior to EOS 4.15.2F, the vEOS vmdk and Aboot.iso files can be converted to a Vagrant box by following the directions...
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Remote Port Health Manager

Overview: Remote Port Health Manager (rphm) monitors interface counters on one or more EOS devices.  It will send an SNMP trap to a management station whenever one of those counters increases at a rate greater than the defined threshold.  Further, rphm is easily extensible so other actions could be added. Example uses include: I want to know when one of my critical ports gets more than N number of CRC errors during a window of time. Am I receiving excessive rxPause frames from certain paths, and if so, when? When is there a burst in broadcast or multicast packets being transmitted from a...
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