Vyatta Network OS Documentation

Learn how to install, configure and operate the Vyatta NOS, which helps drive our virtual networking & physical platforms portfolio.

Obtaining and launching Vyatta NOS AMI

Vyatta NOS AMI comes pre-configured as a standard vRouter with some additional configuration changes to ease installation and access within AWS.

The dp0s0 interface is configured to use DHCP.
  • The IP address can be specified when launching the instance. If an IP address is not specified, AWS assigns one automatically. The IP address is in the range of private addresses for the subnet into which it is launched.
  • SSH access is configured.
Note: Vyatta NOS AMI is supported as a M4.Large, M4.XLarge, M4.2XLarge, and M4.4XLarge instance within AWS and is provided with persistent Amazon Elastic Block Storage (EBS).
Note: Vyatta NOS supports HVM AMI only.

Purchasing a term contract from Vyatta NOS is more cost effective for longer-term usage. If you purchase a term contract from Vyatta NOS, you obtain Vyatta NOS AMI from the EC2 console. To obtain the AMI, refer to Obtaining Vyatta NOS AMI from the EC2 console.