Vyatta NOS documentation

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

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Hardware support

This release includes some hardware updates and additional support.

Supported platforms

The supported platforms are listed in this section.

  • UfiSpace S9500-30XS
  • Flexware uCPE V150 (XS), V250 (S), V450 (M), and V850 (L)

Supported NICs

The Vyatta NOS works with a range network interface cards (NICs) that are supported by the Vyatta NOS dataplane for bare-metal installations, PCI-passthrough, or SR-IOV configurations.

10 Gigabit
Table 1. Supported 10G NICs
NIC vendor and model Description
Intel X552 Dual SFP+
HPE Ethernet 10 Gb 2-port 561T adapter HP dual 10Gb copper PCI x8 card based on Intel X540 chipset
Intel X540-T2 Dual RJ-45 copper (X540)
HP Ethernet 10 Gb 2-port 560 SFP+ adapter HP dual 10 Gb fibre optic PCI x8 slot card based on Intel 82599ES chipset
Intel X520-SR2 Dual 10 GbE with SFP+ (82599EB)
Broadcom 57711 Broadcom 57711 dual 10 Gb fibre card
Broadcom 57810 NetXtreme II QP combo DP 10 GbE Base-T + DP 1 GbE, and dual 10 GbE SFP+
1 Gigabit
Table 2. Supported 1G NICs
NIC vendor and modelDescription
Intel I210-T1 Single port 1 GbE copper
Intel I350-T2 Dual RJ-45 copper (I350)
Intel I350-T4 Quad RJ-45 copper (I350)
Intel gigabit ET Dual RJ-45 copper (82576)
Note: The Vyatta NOS supports the Wind River Accelerated Virtual Port (AVP) poll-mode virtual NIC driver.

Supported SFP and SFP+ transceivers

The Vyatta NOS supports a range of SFP and SFP+ transceivers.

  • Brocade 10G-SFPP-SR
  • Brocade 10G-SFPP-LR
  • Brocade 10G-SFPP-ER
  • Brocade E1MG-SX-OM
  • Brocade E1MG-LX-OM
  • Brocade E1MG-LHA-OM
  • Finisar FCLF8522P2BTL 1 G copper
  • Finisar FTLX8574D3BCL 10 G SFP
  • Finisar FTLX1475D3BCL 10 G SFP
  • Finisar FTLX1672D3BCL 10 G ER SFP+
  • Finisar FTLF8519P3BNL 1000 BASE-SX
  • Finisar FTLF1318P3BTL 1 G LX SFP
  • Finisar FTLF1421P1BTL-RN 1 G EX SFP
  • Finisar FTLF1518P1BTL 1 G ZX SFP
  • Finisar FTLX1475D3BTL 10 G LR SFP+
  • Finisar FTLX1672D3BTL 10 G ER SFP+
  • Finisar FTLF8536W4BTL 25 G LR SFP28
  • Finisar FTLC1154RDPL4 100 G LR4 QSFP28
  • Intel I210 AT
  • Intel I350 AM4