The First Open vSwitch VXLAN Patch is In

http://openvswitch.org/pipermail/dev/2011-October/012051.html

This is roughly 6 weeks after the draft was made public.  Of course, the standardization process will probably change a few things, but it’s great to be able to have something tangible now.  And, as I’ve mentioned before, Open vSwitch should already support NVGRE.

 

 

 

 

 


OpenStack / Quantum / Open vSwitch

I am working on multiple upcoming posts, but they are taking some time to gel.  In the meantime, for those who are interested, I’ve also been helping on a series of posts of openvswitch.org describing the OpenStack Quantum network service and how Open vSwitch fits into the picture.  The first post was put up today at:

http://openvswitch.org/openstack/2011/07/25/openstack-quantum-and-open-vswitch-part-1/