Mininet Tutorial



Mininet creates a realistic virtual network, running real kernel, switch and application code, on a single machine (VM, cloud or native), in seconds, with a single command 'mn'.


Primary usecase of Mininet is test environment(LAB) for Software Defined Networking (SDN) OpenFlow Protocol. It is used much beyond with many use cases.


This is a series of Tutorials.

Part1 - Mininet Introduction
Part2 - Running Traffic Tests
Part3 - Writing Custom Topology
Part4 - Testing IPv6 in Mininet
Part5 - Mininet Cluster