[ovs-announce] Open vSwitch 1.1.0 Available
jpettit at nicira.com
Thu Apr 7 16:24:16 PDT 2011
The Open vSwitch team is pleased to announce the availability of Open vSwitch 1.1.0:
This release contains many new features, bug fixes and scalability improvements.
Feature highlights include:
* Ability to define policies over IPv6
* Bonding improvements, including LACP support
* 802.1ag link monitoring support
* Support for extensible match (XM) extensions to OpenFlow
* Improved QoS, and OpenFlow support
* And many others. See the full change log here:
In the last year, we've seen a large upswing in use, including production deployments in enterprise, service provider, and Telco environments, and so we are working hard to improve the feature set while still providing a production-ready platform. As always, patches and feature suggestions are welcome.
Thanks and enjoy!
--The Open vSwitch Team
Open vSwitch is a production quality, multilayer open source virtual switch. It is designed to enable massive network automation through programmatic extension, while still supporting standard management interfaces. Open vSwitch can operate both as a soft switch running within the hypervisor, and as the control stack for switching silicon. It has been ported to multiple virtualization platforms and switching chipsets.
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