Open vSwitch and OpenFlow support for RHV

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  • Can we use Open vSwitch (OVS) in our RHEV setup?
  • We want to use OVS bridges instead of the Linuxbridges used in RHEV.
  • We do not want to use Neutron in our RHEV setup but would like to use OVS bridges for connecting VMs.
  • Does Red Hat support OpenFlow protocol on RHEV?


  • Red Hat Virtualization (RHV) 4.0, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.4

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