Software Defined Networking (SDN50) on Jan 24 Virtual - Americas

Software Defined Networking (SDN50) on Tue, Jan 24 in Virtual - Americas


$ 1000.00 USD

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Course ID: Software Defined Networking (SDN50)

Start Date: 1/24/2017

End Date: 1/24/2017

Duration: 1 Days

Hours: 07:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Timezone: Pacific Standard Time

Confirmed to run: No

This training is taking place in Virtual - Americas .


  • Basic GNU/Linux command line
  • Networking fundamentals
  • Basics of TCP/IP suite of protocols

Target Audience:

  • Network Professionals
  • Technical Managers/Leads
  • Product Managers
  • Sales Engineers

Lab Requirements:

  • Laptop with WiFi Card
  • Web browser such as Firefox or Chrome
  • SSH & SCP programs

Provider: Mirantis


A one-day introduction to Software Defined Networking

Our Software Defined Networking Fundamentals (SDN50) course is a one day instructor-led training providing a new paradigm of networking. This training is for network architects, engineers, administrators, technical managers/leads, product managers, and sales engineers. You will learn the fundamentals of Software Defined Networking (SDN), OpenFlow and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV). This vendor-agnostic, technology-inclusive course is broken up into two sections: lectures and labs.

In lectures, instructors will give you knowledge of building blocks of SDN, its fundamentals and familiarize you with the protocols in use. Highly correlated, NFV technologies are explained. Performance aspects of NFV take a special attention, so that DPDK, SR-IOV, NUMA are covered in the course as well. Among already established technologies, instructors will also give an introduction to the most recent moves in SDN world, such as Linux kernel enhancements called XDP (eXpress Data Path). Apart from fundamentals, you’ll learn main use cases and architectures used in modern SDN solutions: OpenDayLight, Contrail, Calico, ONOS are covered in the course.

From the labs you will get hands-on experience with Open vSwitch, Mininet and ONOS.


  • An understanding of SDN and OpenFlow concepts
  • An understanding of NFV concepts
  • Familiarity with SDN motivation, benefits, use cases, and applications
  • Familiarity with the basic SDN concepts: control plane, data plane, flow tables
  • The relation between SDN and NFV
  • Experience with Open vSwitch, Mininet and Wireshark


  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to SDN
  • Introduction to OpenFlow
  • Introduction to NFV
  • The SDN Stack
  • Overview of Open-Source Implementations
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  • Laptop; supported configuration must include: Web Browser, Wifi and SSH client
  • Arriving to the session on time (including from the breaks)
  • Meeting the class prerequisites. See the course page for more info.

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