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PANTHEON.tech @ KubeCon & CloudNative Con 2019

Barcelona is a wonderful city and home of several important conferences, which PANTHOEN.tech attended in the past. Rastislav Szabó & Tomáš Jančiga returned to Barcelona this year, to attend KubeCon & CloudNative Con. With over 7700 participants, KubeCon was a massive event with lots of promising presentations. “KubeCon confirmed, that IT is moving towards cloud-native principles […]

[How-To] Use AWX and Ansible for Automation & SFC in a multi-tenant Edge & DC environment

Ansible is a powerful automation tool, widely used by administrators for the automation of configuration and management of servers. It started being adopted by network engineers as a tool for automation of configuration and management of networking devices (bare metal or virtual). Steps of the specific automated process are implemented as tasks, defined in YAML […]

[lighty.io] BGP Route Reflector

The main goal of this project is to create a Docker container, that can be connected to an existing network and provide route-reflector functionality. We are using OpenDaylight-BGP plugin for this demonstration. What is a BGP route-reflector? The Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) is a routing protocol, designed for TCP/IP internets. Since the Internal BGP (IBGP) […]

PANTHEON.tech @ ONS 2019

Our PANTHEON.tech all-star team, comprised of Juraj Veverka, Martin Varga, Róbert Varga & Štefan Kobza visited the Open Networking Summit North America 2019, in the sunny town of San Jose, California. In the span of 3 days, keynotes and presentations were held with notable personalities and companies from various network companies & technological giants. “The networking part, was a welcoming mixture of old acquaintances & new […]

[PyConSK19] Automated visualization and presentation of test results

PANTHEON.tech’s developer Tibor Frank recently held a presentation at PyConSK19 in Bratislava. Here is his full-length presentation and some notes on top of it. Motivation Patterns, trends, and correlations that might remain undetected in text-based data can be exposed and recognized easier with data visualization. Why do we need to visualize data? Because people like pictures and […]

[lighty.io] OVSDB & OpenFlow

OVSDB and OpenFlow controller based on lighty.io PANTHEON.tech has recently published an example application of an SDN controller, using RESTCONF Northbound module and OVSDB + OpenFlow Southbound modules. In this blog we are going to describe, how to use the SDN controller with an Open vSwitch instance running in OpenStack. Open vSwitch, OVSDB & OpenFlow Open vSwitch is […]

[lighty.io] OpenFlow Integration

lighty.io 9.2.x provides examples of OVSDB & OpenFlow SDN controllers for integration with your SDN solution. Those examples will guide you through lighty.io controller core initialization, with OVSDB and/or OpenFlow southbound plugins attached. You can use those management protocols with a really small memory footprint and simple runtime packaging. Today, we will show you how […]

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[Release] OpenDaylight Sodium, YANG Tools & MD-SAL

It is no secret, that OpenDaylight is more than a passion project here at PANTHEON.tech. As one of the staples in the SDN revolution, we are also proud that we are one of the largest contributors to the project, with our CTO Robert Varga leading in the number of individual commits. Let us have a […]

[Release] VPPTop

Here at PANTHEON.tech, we really enjoy perfecting the user experience around VPP and creating projects based around this framework. That is why we have developed a handy tool, which lets you analyze several crucial data points while using VPP. We call it VPPTop. Requirements In order to run VPPTop, you will need to install these […]

PANTHEON.tech joins the Telecom Infra Project

In January 2019, PANTHEON.tech has become a member of the Telecom Infra Project community – a collaborative telecom community. The Telecom Infra Project is a network of companies which aim to share, create and collaborate on innovative technologies in the field of telecommunication. Its members comprise a variety of operators, technology providers, developers, startups and […]

PANTHEON.tech adds OC4VPP code to Sweetcomb

Recently, PANTHEON.tech has decided to contribute to FD.io’s Sweetcomb project source-code. This was mainly due to the fact, that our new project OC4VPP would compliment the idea and possibilities of the project, while improving its functionality. What was the OC4VPP project? Network administrators have the possibility to use protocols, such as gNMI or NETCONF, in […]