This chapter contains documentation on how to create and manage Virtual Networks and their related objects

How Should I Read This Chapter

Before reading this chapter, you should have already installed and configured your cloud. The Chapter is structured as follows:

  • The Virtual Networks and Virtual Networks Templates explain how to create networks.

  • Regular users can self-provision virtual networks for their use. ref:The details are explained here <self_provision>.

  • You will also find information on Security Groups, to easily define firewall rules.

  • Additionally you will learn on how to manage Virtual Routers which are an OpenNebula resource that provide routing across Virtual Networks.

Hypervisor Compatibility

Virtual Networks are common to all hypervisors, specific details on NSX based networks for VMWare vCenter are described in a separated section