Zed Series Release Notes¶
A device management driver interface using stevedore for dynamic loading has been added. The base driver includes two abstract base classes BaseDeviceDriver and BaseDeviceClient.
Added an OpenConfig based device driver (driver name:
netconf-openconfig) using Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF). Implements network create, delete and update functionality as well as port create, delete and update.
Added support to configure LACP (802.3ad) link-aggregates in the
Added support for pre-configured link-aggregates in the
netconf-openconfigdevice driver. This is useful for the following linux bond modes:
OpenConfig YANG data model python bindings.
Bindings for a subset of the OpenConfig YANG models has been added, these bindings can be used to build a structured configuration that can be serialized and sent to a network device (switch) where it will be parsed and applied. Serialization to XML which can be used with Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) has been implemented.
The bindings is only a small subset of the following YANG models, it implements what is required to provide a good feature-set for BMaaS use case.