Contrail Networking provides dynamic end-to-end networking policy and control for any cloud, any workload, and any deployment, from a single user interface. It translates abstract workflows into specific policies, simplifying the orchestration of virtual overlay connectivity across all environments.
Contrail Networking’s software-defined networking (SDN) capability, based on the open-source network virtualization project Tungsten Fabric, enables you to securely deploy your workloads in any environment. It offers continuous overlay connectivity to any workload, running on any compute technologies from traditional bare-metal servers, virtual machines, to containers.
- Routing and bridging
- Load balancing
- Security and multitenancy
- Elastic, resilient VPN
- Gateway services
- High availability
- Analytics services
- API services
Features + Benefits
Faster Time to Market
With simple policy control, you can easily insert and chain virtual network functions.
Open source, open standards, and open interfaces support multivendor interoperability.
The Contrail hypervisor-level virtual router (vRouter) forwarding plane provides line-rate overlay packet processing in multitenant environments.
Fast Linkages to Existing Networks
Gateway services provide high-speed, seamless connections to legacy network workloads.
REST API facilitates IT DevOps automation and network integration with cloud orchestration systems.
Delivers microsegmentation, encryption, and security at Layers 4–7 for cloud-native applications when paired with the cSRX Container Firewall.
Building a New SDN and NFV Network Service Infrastructure with Juniper
Orange Business Services is a global IT and communications services provider with customers in 220 countries. Connectivity services are at the heart of its offerings, representing a third of its business. The provider partnered with Juniper to deliver more agile services through automation and virtualization.
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This open SDN solution for cloud and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) environments improves business flexibility and enhances security, availability, performance, automation, and elasticity.
Orchestrates the entire service life cycle, from creation to delivery, in a modular and open framework.
Simplify operations and assure experiences with the modern, automated data center. Juniper helps you automate the entire network lifecycle to simplify design, deployment, and operations and provide continuous validation.
Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Data Center and Cloud Networking, Andrew Lerner, Evan Zeng, Jonathan Forest, 30 June 2020.
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