This document explains the Openstack SD (software-defined) cloud networking configurations provided by various SD network controllers and details of various cluster configurations defined within.
The document is primarily intended for IT department or administrators who are involved in setting up the configured openstack cloud instance. However, in general, readers are assumed to possess basic network configuration and system administration skills.
Abbreviations and Acronyms
|SDN||Software Defined Networking|
|VXLAN||Virtual Extensible LAN|
|API||Application Programming Interface|
|ARP||Address Resolution Protocol|
|NAT||Network Address Translation|
|DHCP||Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol|
|XMPP||Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol|
|OLT||Optical Line Termination|
|CPE||Customer Premises Equipment|
|BNG||Broadband Network Gateways|
|VSG||Virtual Security Gateway|
|MPLS||Multiprotocol Label Switching|
|GRE||Generic Routing Encapsulation|