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InstaGENI Aggregate

University of Missouri-Kansas City OpenFlow

This InstaGENI aggregate supports the GENI Aggregate Provider Agreement (mm/dd/yyyy).

InstaGENI Aggregate Overview

Aggregate Manager URL
Aggregate Manager URN
Aggregate Manager Common Name umkc-ig-of
Aggregate Resources An InstaGENI aggregate includes 5 Hosts (3 VM Servers and 2 dedicated PCs) that can load experimenter specified OS images. Racks also support OpenFlow topologies, usually including extensions onto campus OpenFlow networks. Rack servers are HP ProLiant DL380p Gen8.
Typical Experiments InstaGENI provides a controllable, predictable, and repeatable network environment. Experimenters can get virtual machines or dedicated PCs on which they have full "root" access, run available operating systems of their choice, and connect nodes in an arbitrary topology that can support OpenFlow.
Sample RSpecs
Aggregate Status Restricted access to monitoring at and GMOC
Slice Authorities Recognized GENI Portal (, ProtoGENI (
Usage Policies A GENI Recommended Use Policy is available. Site should also add links here to their own usage policies.
Layer 2 Connectivity Internet2

The following is the layout of OpenFlow switch connections for the InstaGENI Aggregate. Shown are the OpenFlow Switches:

  • InstaGENI Switch procurve2: Model: HP J8697A Switch E5406zl Switch with VLAN 1750 DPID: 06:e0:2c:59:e5:23:42:00

All UMC InstaGENI nodes are on the following VLAN:

VLAN ID Purpose
1760 Shared Meso-scale OpenFlow VLAN

AL2S OpenFlow Testing VLANs

This site currently support VLANs 1745-1749 as exclusive OpenFlow VLANs for AL2S. These correspond to the following DPIDs:

1745 06:d1:2c:59:e5:23:42:00
1746 06:d2:2c:59:e5:23:42:00
1747 06:d3:2c:59:e5:23:42:00
1748 06:d4:2c:59:e5:23:42:00
1749 06:d5:2c:59:e5:23:42:00

Aggregate Management

Aggregate Operator Deep Medhi, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Resource Owner Deep Medhi
Technical POC
Developer Links Software pages: InstaGENI, FOAM, and FlowVisor; Project page: InstaGENI Racks Project; Developer mailing list:

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