(SDN Openflow Controller)
Floodlight is an OpenFlow controller, usefull when you've got many (v)-switches that speak the openflow protocol on your infrastructure.
Floodlight is traditionally used in conjunction with applications on top of it (Openstack Neutron, others...)
What's is in this image ?
- Based on library/java:7 image
- Floodlight JAR and default configuration, see Floodlight: getting started.
- Expose port 6653 (openflow controller) and 8080 (API / WUI).
docker run -d -p 6653 -p 8080 --name=floodlight pierrecdn/floodlight
Call the Floodlight REST API
curl -X GET http://<host>:8080/wm/core/controller/switches/json
Load the WUI