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StarLight ExoGENI Operational Data

This page captures information that is intended for operators. The goal is to capture site contacts, connectivity, and VLANs.

See the Northwestern operators page for more operator information on the StarLight OpenFlow Aggregate.

Contacts

Site contact information for StarLight

Contact Name: Jim Chen

Contact Email: jim-chen@northwestern.edu


Data Plane

This section captures Data plane information for StarLight detailing site topology, VLAN, Network Providers (I2/Regional) and network address information. Additional site which is not specified, but deemed important, can also be captured here.

Data plane connectivity diagram

image diagram

Starlight ESnet 40 gig connection to OSF

Layer 2 information

Provide layer 2 information for Circuits VLANs, plus network connection end-points, and purpose of VLAN.

*In the VLAN column, a single ID indicates that the port is an access port. A T followed by one or more IDs indicates that the port is a trunk (aka tagged) port with those VLAN IDs.

Rack Data Plane Switch

PortConnects To VLAN Config*
1 star-tb1 (at 40 G) T 1921-1930
60 StarLight GENI OpenFlow switch T 1655 1750
64 StarLight Cisco 5410 T 1700-1749

Starlight Standalone OpenFlow switch

PortConnects To VLAN Config*
1 Northwestern InstaGENI rack T 1750
2 MERIT T 1750
4 Starlight E1200 T 1650 1651
50 Starlight ExoGENI T 1655 1750
52 Starlight QFX 3500 T 1750

Layer 3 information

NONE

Experimental VLANs

Provide a table of Experimental VLAN detailing VLAN numbers, the endpoints, its purposes and whether VLAN is OF or non-OF.

VLAN IDOF Controlled?Purpose
1650 Yes SDX demo VLAN to ORNL
1651 Yes SDX demo VLAN to ESnet
1655 Yes SDX demo VLAN to sl-eg rack
1700-1749 No ExoGENI stitching VLANs to AL2S
1750 Yes Link to StarLight OpenFlow switch for shared mesoscale
1921-1930 No 40 gig connection to ESnet 100 gig testbed, ExoGENI stitched

VLAN Translation Table

Project based VLAN translations provisioned as needed.

Non-VLAN Connections

NONE

Campus Connections

Document what network campus connection are in place for this rack.

Public Internet

If applicable, provide details for public internet connectivity.


Control Plane

This section captures Control plane information for StarLight detailing topology and network address information. Additional site which is not specified, but deemed important, can also be captured here.

Control plane connectivity diagram

Next hop: Northwestern campus network provides IP connectivity, and they peer with many R&E and commercial providers.

Resource control subnets

  • ExoGENI rack IP: 165.124.159.4/25
  • Standalone OF aggregate FOAM IP: 165.124.3.30, hostname: sl-geni.northwestern.edu
  • Standalone OF aggregate Flowvisor IP: 165.124.3.48, hostname: icair048.nwu.icair.org

Firewall/IP tables

Northwestern University campus network firewall, contact ExoGENI Rack site contact for create service ticket


Experiment Resources

Links to resource and network aggregates available for experimenters for StarLight:

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