Move your routing inside container

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60 Minute BoF session
Scheduled: Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 5:30 – 6:30pm in Platinum D

One Line Summary

You will learn about the benefits of moving all your routing from the host machine to a container running on the host.


A lot of people are using Linux for their routers. But the more advanced the router is, the more complex is the situation for the running software on the machine doing the routing.

Marian will show us, how moving the main purpose of the machine(routing) inside a container can:
- greatly simplify firewall setup
- solve some connectivity issues for the software running on the machine
- improve the security of the machine
- add new possibilities for the machine



network, firewall, routing, net namespace


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    Marian Marinov



    Marian is the Chief System Architec of SiteGround and the head of the DevOps department.

    He has started as a system administrator in 1997 in his home town. Since then he fell in love with the Free and Open Source Software and gradually converted to a system architect.

    Currently he is teaching Network Security and Linux System Administration in the Sofia University(Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics) and in SoftUni.
    He is also organizing the biggest FOSS conference in Bulgaria – OpenFest.