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TCP BBR Congestion Control on Mininet

In this post, I demonstrate some benefits of using BBR congestion control and illustrate how easy it is to adopt it by using Mininet as an example. I’m excited to share this post with you guys because it’s been a

Posted in Innovation in Academia, Lab Projects, Mininet

Easiest way to install OpenVswitch and Mininet on Ubuntu 12.04

I’ve been struggling trying to set up the OVS 2.0 with Mininet 2.2 on Ubuntu 12.04. Apparently the installation script from Mininet is not fully working on Ubuntu 12.04. What did I do to fix it? The easiest way to

Posted in Mininet, OpenVswitch, SDN, Ubuntu

Setting up OpenVswitch and Mininet 2.2 on Ubuntu 14.04

In this tutorial I’ll briefly describe how to perform a standard installation of Mininet. This tutorial should work on Ubuntu 14.04. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install -y git git clone git:// cd mininet git checkout -b 2.2.0 2.2.0 util/

Posted in Mininet, OpenVswitch, Tutorials, Ubuntu
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