OpenContrailJuniper Networks is making the source code library for its software defined networking (SDN) initiative Contrail available through an open source license, by launching OpenContrail.

The use of OpenContrail is available via an Apache 2.0 License. OpenContrail will provide all the components necessary to run a data-center overlay including an SDN controller, virtual router, orchestration API, analytics and management console, says the company.

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