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ExoGENI Aggregate

University of North Florida

This ExoGENI aggregate supports the GENI Aggregate Provider Agreement (04/02/2014).

ExoGENI Aggregate Overview

Aggregate Manager URL
Aggregate Manager URN
Aggregate Manager Common Name unf-eg
Aggregate Resources An ExoGENI aggregate includes 10 Hosts (8 VM Servers and 2 dedicated PCs) that can load experimenter specified OS images.
Typical Experiments ExoGENI 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. There are 3 types of ExoGENI racks: IBM, Cisco and Ciena. This site is a Cisco UCS-B & UCS-C ExoGENI rack type. Site uses a Nexus 3548 switch with OpenFlow support and a Catalyst 2960-X, 24G for management.
Sample RSpecs TBD
Aggregate Status Operational monitoring not widely available, restricted access to monitoring at 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 via Florida LambdaRail (FLR)

Aggregate Management

Aggregate Operator Chris Griffin University of North Florida
Resource Owner Chris Griffin
Technical POC
Developer Links Software pages: ExoGENI, InstaGENI, FOAM, and FlowVisor; Project page: ExoGENI Racks Project; Developer mailing list: