CloudStack with Nicira NVP
Nicira NVP is used to provide network virtualization in CloudStack. Network virtualization helps in decoupling the virtual networks from the underlying network hardware. After the virtualization is enabled, the physical network is used only for packet forwarding and is treated as an IP backplane.
The network virtualization allows us to create a virtual network programmatically and it operates completely decoupled from the underlying hardware while also offering the same features as the physical network.
Nicira NVP is a software solution which creates an intelligent abstraction layer between the hosts and the existing physical ...