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Provider network using compute nodes' NICs

asked 2016-01-12 09:14:50 -0500

baclapaw gravatar image

updated 2016-01-14 01:35:34 -0500

I have two compute nodes and each has one unused NIC - I would like to use them to create a "direct connection" between them, I mean, without packets going through network node.

Is there any simple way to achieve something like that? I would be very grateful for any help.

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answered 2016-01-13 14:08:27 -0500

dbaxps gravatar image

You wrote "I mean, without packets going though network node. "

Issue addressed in Juno,Kilo,Liberty and is called DVR ( Distributed Virtual Routing )
Support North-South , East-West traffic avoiding Network Node
Also eliminating Single point of failure as L3 routing on Network Node

See :-
https://www.linux.com/community/blogs...
https://www.linux.com/community/blogs...

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