Router

Managed and distributed L3 services such as routing and Source Network Address Translation (SNAT) between different virtual networks and/or physical networks

security

A virtual router between virtual and physical networks provides access to public networks, such as the Internet, for VMs connected to this virtual network.

all OS

A virtual router between different virtual networks provides network communication for VMs connected to these virtual networks.

A virtual router has two types of ports:
  • An external gateway that is connected to a physical network.
  • An internal port that is connected to a virtual network.

Benefits

 

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Suited for any size network and does not require the maintenance of a route database

 

If a link fails, it immediately reroutes traffic

 

Network topology changes in any network are instantly and automatically found