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5-stage CLOS

Description A 5-stage CLOS topology based on Nokia SR Linux
Components Nokia SR Linux
Resource requirements1 4
8 GB
Topology file clos02.clab.yml
Name clos02


This labs provides a lightweight folded 5-stage CLOS fabric with Super Spine level bridging two PODs.

The topology is additionally equipped with the Linux containers connected to leaves to facilitate use cases which require access side emulation.

Use cases#

With this lightweight CLOS topology a user can exhibit the following scenarios:

  • perform configuration tasks applied to the 5-stage CLOS fabric
  • demonstrate fabric behavior leveraging the user-emulating linux containers attached to the leaves

  1. Resource requirements are provisional. Consult with SR Linux Software Installation guide for additional information.