Vyatta documentation

Learn how to install, configure, and operate the Vyatta Network Operating System (Vyatta NOS) and Orchestrator, which help drive our virtual networking and physical platforms portfolio.


Thank you for choosing Ciena and Vyatta NOS.

Vyatta NOS delivers the features, performance, and reliability of an enterprise-class secure router with added benefits, including:

  • Flexible deployment options — x86 hardware, blade servers, virtualization
  • Freedom to integrate applications
  • Economic advantages of commodity hardware and components

Vyatta NOS also offers:

  • Industry-standard routing and management protocols
  • Support for the most commonly used network interfaces
  • A familiar operating model, with configuration through a command-line interface (CLI) as well as a programmatic interface through the use of YANG/NETCONF and onboard scripting