Once OpenStack is configured in order to support the Routing services, the next step is to create a Router. Similar to a Network, Subnet, and Port, a Router is a logical entity that is used by Neutron to provide connectivity between two different OpenStack Networks or Subnets.
In this recipe, we will see how to create a Router using the Horizon dashboard and Neutron CLI.
The only information required to create a Router is the name of the Router.
The following steps will show you how to create a Router in OpenStack: