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  • Docker with Nuage Integration

    The Nuage Virtual Router and Switch (VRS) can be utilized on a number of different platforms including BareMetal Servers, ESXi, KVM and HyperV. In this post we’re going to utilize the VRS as part of a KVM Docker Server running… Read More ›

  • Your own SDWAN demo at packet.net (~60min)

    Originally posted on Tricky Deadline:
    This playbook will create a Bare Metal Type 2 server at packet.net and install a whole Nuage VNS solution to try features like Zero Touch Bootstrapping and Application Aware Routing (App classification and SLAs). Check…

  • ZFB NSGv using an iso file

    Network Services Gateway (NSG) is the Nuage SD-WAN product that comes in many forms. In this blog we’ll talk about how to bootstrap a Virtual NSG for KVM using an .iso file, or Zero Factor Bootstrap (ZFB). ZFB is one… Read More ›

  • OpenStack NFS Storage

    Having an OpenStack NFS storage will allow for the testing of VM migration between Nova Compute nodes. The following highlights a simple way of building an NFS storage for your OpenStack VMs. Prerequisites NFS Server with nova access CentOS 7.3… Read More ›

  • VSD Cluster SSL Cert

    SSL is the backbone of our secure Internet and it protects your sensitive information as it travels across the world’s computer networks. It provides privacy, critical security and data integrity for both your websites and your users’ personal information. By… Read More ›

  • WebVirtMGR

    Need a simple and easy to use Free KVM Manager? While there are many tools out there that offer similar functionality I found that with only a few hosts WebVirtMgr offers a simple and easy UI to create and manage… Read More ›

  • DNS / NTP / DHCP Lab Server

    Ever thought about running your own DNS, NTP and DHCP Server within your own home/office lab environment and for free? If you’re somewhat familiar with Linux (CentOS is being used here) and like to play with command line interfaces here’s… Read More ›

  • SSH No Password

    SSH access with no password is sometimes required when you have backend processes like clustering or file sync between Servers that require username authorization with no password. In this post we’ll utilize ssh-keygen to create a no password rsa key… Read More ›

  • RDO Newton with Nuage Integration

    In this post we’ll learn how to install OpenStack RDO (Newton) and integrate it with nuage. As a perquisite the Nuage VCS components must have already been installed and setup. The only requirements between the OpenStack controller and the VSD… Read More ›