Red Hat Openstack & Big Cloud Fabric Introduction



Big Cloud Fabric, is a SDN solution from Big Switch Networks, designed to integrate into OpenStack (or VMware).

Via OpenStack, BCF (Big Cloud Fabric) integrates directly into OpenStack Neutron by way of a plugin. BCF supports L2/L3 networking and L4-7 insertion. BCF runs on whitebox, or brightbox hardware.

Below are a couple of videos that will give you a high-level view of the solution and let you see it in action.

Red Hat & Big Switch: Integrated OpenStack Solution for Simplified Cloud Deployment:

Webinar – Unified P+V Networking for OpenStack Clouds:


You can also access the Big Switch Labs and play around with the techology via the link below. Note that you will have to provide an email address.


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