Requirements for installation

 Operating System

MidoNet works with the 64-bit versions of following operating systems:

  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • CentOS 7

 BGP Setup Requirements

You need the hardware and information listed below to configure BGP on the GW nodes.

  • Two GW nodes connected to border routers. Typically, for load balancing, each GW node connects to a different border router.
  • Each GW nodes needs at least two physical network interfaces, one on the internal network, and the other connected to the upstream border router.
  • Autonomous system (AS) number of your local (private) network
  • AS number of the remote (public) network (for example, your Internet service provider (ISP) or data center)
  • The IP address(es) of the interface(s) on one or more border routers
  • The IP addresses of the GW nodes' virtual ports
  • For each GW node, the IP address of the advertising route
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