DENOG 10

»VXLAN 101«
2018-11-21, 16:00–16:10, Ferrum

This talk provides a condensed overview on VXLAN on a protocol level to give an understanding what VXLAN is, where it can be used and how it works.

Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) is an encapsulation protocol for running an overlay network on existing Layer 3 infrastructure. But what does that actually mean and how does it work? What does VXLAN mean for the service-provider? A lot of questions, which will be answered in a strict, condensed talk.