Managing Network Virtualization and Network Resources in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

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Updated: September 2014

EVS Components

EVS has the following components:

  • EVS manager

  • EVS controller

  • EVS clients

  • EVS nodes

The following figure shows the components of EVS.

Figure 5-3  EVS Components

image:The figure shows the components of EVS.

In this figure, the EVS manager and the EVS controller are two separate hosts. The EVS nodes EVS-Node1, EVS-Node2, and EVS-Node3 are three hosts whose VNICs or zone's VNIC anet resources connect to an elastic virtual switch.