Brocade Vyatta vRouter configuration guide

  • Last updated on: 2016-01-15
  • Authored by: Sameer Satyam

The Brocade Vyatta vRouter is a network appliance that you can spin up in the Rackspace public cloud. It acts as a firewall, VPN gateway, router, and NAT device.

You read more about the Brocade Vyatta vRouter at the Rackspace virtual cloud servers.

The following articles provide detailed configurations for the Brocade Vyatta vrouter:

Configuring a policy-based IPsec site-to-site VPN on a Vyatta vRouter

Configure a Site-to-site VPN using the Vyatta Network Appliance

Creating NAT rules for Vyatta vRouter

Vyatta vRouter: Allow an IP address to access the vRouter via SSH

Vyatta vRouter: Adding a local administrative user

Vyatta vRouter: Configure an interface firewall

The following table shows the list of Rackspace supported features on the Brocade Vyatta vRouter

 

Feature Support Status on Vyatta vRouter
Routing Static routing Supported
Static routing with IP SLA tracking Not supported
Dynamic routing protocols OSPF, EIGRP Not supported
Dynamic routing protocols - all other Not supported
IPv6 Static routing Not supported
Static routing with IP SLA tracking Not supported
Dynamic routing protocols Not supported
NAT Static (one-to-one) Supported
PAT (NAT overloading) Supported
Policy NAT/PAT Supported
DNS Doctoring N/A
Connection limits via static NAT N/A
Packet filtering Layer 3/4 filtering ingress/egress Supported
FQDN based filtering N/A
VPN IPsec - IKEv2 Not supported
IPsec LAN-to-LAN Layer 3/4 filtering Not supported
IPsec LAN-to-LAN Pre-shared keys authentication Supported
IPsec LAN-to-LAN Hub and spoke configuration Supported
IPsec LAN-to-LAN Cert-based authentication Not supported
IPsec DMVPN N/A
IPsec remote access with Cisco Client N/A
IPsec remote access with Apple OS X native IPsec client N/A
IPsec remote access with Shrew Soft client N/A
IPsec remote access with group authentication N/A
IPsec remote access with group and user authentication N/A
IPsec remote access with two-factor authentication N/A
IPsec remote access - Multiple VPN groups N/A
IPsec remote access with layer 3/4 filtering N/A
IPsec remote access - Split-tunneling N/A
IPsec remote access - all traffic through VPN (tunnel all) N/A
IPsec remote access - DNS server assignment N/A
IPsec remote access - Client certificate-based authentication N/A
IPsec remote access on Windows 8 N/A
SSL VPN - AnyConnect N/A (Supported via Open VPN SSL client)
SSL VPN - Certificate authentication Not supported
SSL VPN - Two-factor authentication Not supported
SSL VPN - Clientless SSL VPN Not supported
SSL VPN - Secure desktop N/A
SSL VPN - Mobile client N/A
Management Buffered Logging Supported
Log shipping to log correlation device within customer's account Supported
Custom logging, logging lists Not supported
Log retention by Rackspace Not supported
Log analysis, outside of troubleshooting an issue Not supported
Direct customer access if firewall is on TACACS N/A
SNMP read-only for customer Supported
High Availability (HA) Active/Standby (stateful and non-stateful) N/A
Active/Active (stateful and non-stateful) N/A
Clustering of more than two units N/A
Modes and modules Mode - Multi-Context Routed N/A
Mode - Routed Supported
Mode - Transparent N/A
Modules/Configs - Threat-detection N/A
Modules/Configs - IPS Module N/A
Modules/Configs - Cisco Unified Communications Proxy N/A
RackConnect RackConnect VLANs termination N/A

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