How to run JUNOS installed on Qemu on VirtualBox - Part1 Introduction

1. What is Olive? In theory, Olive is JUNOS installed on x86-based hardware instead of Juniper hardware. 2. What is JUNOS? It is a network operating system developed by Juniper. 3. Why could I use Olive? If you are interested in learning JUNOS, building Olive is probably the most cheapest way to do it. Instead […]
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Installing Olive 12.1R1.9 under Qemu

Introduction The article describes installation of Junos 12.1R1.9 on emulated x86 hardware. Hardware is emulated by Qemu  and Junos installed on it is known as  Olive. As Olive does not have Packet Forwarding Engine PFE attached, packet forwarding is  exclusively depending on performance of the host CPU.  In addition, they are also configuration known not working […]
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Router on a Stick Configuration - Juniper, Cisco, Vyatta

Layer 2 switch is  a network device which provides network access for hosts connected to its ports. Hosts  are grouped  in to VLANs  according to switch port configuration.  If they are hosts belonging to different VLANs it is not connectivity between hosts (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virtual_LAN) so it must be a mechanism which provides connectivity  – routing between  […]
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