XRd is a family of container-based IOSXR-LNT platforms. It is a lightweight solution that can be used as a vRR (virtual-route-reflector), provider edge, vCSR (virtual Cell-Site Router), and cloud router (gateway for the cloud).
Both XRd (container) and XRv9k (VM) function in cloud environments; with current support for AWS.
Learn how to enable 1:1 high-availability with XRv9000 when running on AWS. In this blog we discuss a solution to achieve HA by building our own third-party container application that hooks into IOS-XR Service-layer APIs and can be deployed using XR AppMgr