Floodlight Exact/Prefix IP Matching Tutorial

Assalamu alaikum (Peace be upon you) dear friend =) In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to make exact IP matching in the Floodlight controller using Mininet, OpenFlow (of course) and Open vSwitch. Let’s begin with the topology. We have me (Sadican), my workmate (Workmate) and a server (Bilmuh). All of them are […]

IP Prefix Matching and Flow Insertion using Static Flow Pusher API of Floodlight

Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, Peace be upon you dear visitor 🙂 In this tutorial, I created a simple topology in Mininet (MN). Topology consists of one switch and two hosts. One of hosts is client and another is server. The topology is illustrated as below. I disabled Forwarding and LearningSwitch modules of Floodlight […]

Floodlight Unknown Host Discovery

Assalamu alaikum wa rahmatulllahi wa barakatuh. (Peace be upon you dear visitor.) In my tests, I saw that Floodlight discovers an unknown host per switch as in the figure below. I have Floodlight (FL), Mininet (MN) and Open VSwitch (OVS) installed in the same machine where Ubuntu 14.04 LTS x64 is running. As far as I know, […]