SRIOV support on vrouter

Registered by Ashish Ranjan on 2015-09-30

SPECIFICATIONS
Contrail will support virtual network type ‘provider network’ in Neutron, where user can specify the VLAN tag in the underlay
Neutron port “binding:vnic_type” attribute will be supported by Contrail
SRIOV macvtap and direct drivers will be leveraged from OpenStack
vRouter agent will be modified to ignore these provider networks and interfaces
Configuration API
User creates a provider network using network type provider:network_type = vlan and provider:physical_network
User creates port in the provider network and sets binding:vnic_type to either direct or macvtap
User uses this port to launch the VM

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
Ashish Ranjan
Priority:
High
Drafter:
Ashish Ranjan
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Divakar Dharanalakota
Definition:
Approved
Series goal:
Accepted for r3.0
Implementation:
Implemented
Milestone target:
milestone icon r3.0-fcs
Started by
Ashish Ranjan on 2016-03-01
Completed by
Ashish Ranjan on 2016-03-01

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Will this enable the spoof checking configurabiltiy on the SR-IOV vfs? what about the qos settings?

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