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From Nux! <...@li.nux.ro>
Subject Re: What SDN are you using?
Date Mon, 30 Nov 2015 09:02:54 GMT
Eric,

I think OVS is implied when we talk VXLAN on KVM.

Simon, thanks for your thoughts. It's what I was afraid of. Guess it's still early days for
SDN. :-)

Lucian

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Nux!
www.nux.ro

----- Original Message -----
> From: "GoGoZoom PDX" <gogozoompdx@gmail.com>
> To: dev@cloudstack.apache.org
> Sent: Monday, 30 November, 2015 04:44:16
> Subject: Re: What SDN are you using?

> Hm - Not a single mention of OpenvSwitch? I wonder why?...
> 
> Eric Pretorious
> Portland, OR
> On Nov 29, 2015 11:20 AM, "Simon Weller" <sweller@ena.com> wrote:
> 
>> Nux,
>>
>> The two most deployed SDN solutions are Vmware NSX-MH (Nicara) and Nuage
>> VSP (Alcatel-Lucent).  Neither are cheap!
>> We've been evaluating whether we're going to run a POC on Nuage, as it
>> does have some very cool features including service chaining.
>> Most of the other SDN plugins within CS are either very alpha, or haven't
>> received any updates in quite a while.
>> I polled the dev list list a few months back and it didn't appear anyone
>> on the lists were running (or willing to talk about) Big Switch, Midonet or
>> Stratosphere. I know someone built the start of a plugin for Open Daylight,
>> but it hasn't seen any development since then. We even reached out to
>> Midonet, offering to pay for support and they told us to install Openstack
>> ;-)
>>
>> We have the native KVM VXLAN implementation running in our lab and it
>> seems to work very well. We went 100% 10/40GB using open platform switches
>> and Cumulus linux.
>>
>> Our main interest in SDN is to provide more advanced traffic steering and
>> security features later.
>>
>> - Si
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> ________________________________________
>> From: Nux! <nux@li.nux.ro>
>> Sent: Sunday, November 29, 2015 12:56 PM
>> To: Cloudstack Users List
>> Cc: dev
>> Subject: What SDN are you using?
>>
>> Hello,
>>
>> So besides the folks using Nicira, can anyone recommend any other SDN
>> thing or should I stay with v(x)lans?
>> I'm kind of removed from this side of things since my deployments tend to
>> be with Security Grups in a single or few VLANs, any suggestions welcome,
>> preferably free/foss.
>>
>> Lucian
>>
>> --
>> Sent from the Delta quadrant using Borg technology!
>>
>> Nux!
>> www.nux.ro

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