Software Defined Networking - OCSA Pytriot Solutions LLP
Price: USD 349
Instructor led live virtual classroom online. Classes may be individual or in group.
  • Duration: 16 Hours

Course details

Module 1: Overview of Networking Concepts
  • OSI and TCP/IP models
  • Fundamental elements of networking
  • Connection-oriented vs. connectionless protocols
  • Ethernet networks
  • Collision domains and broadcast domains
  • Routers vs. switches
  • Layer 3/2 addressing
  • Layer 2 addresses
  • Layer 3 / IP addressing, including subnet masks
  • Address resolution
  • Address Resolution Protocol (ARP)
  • Overview of Routing Protocols
  • Optical network fundamentals
  • IP Network Services
  • IPv4 and IPv6 fundamentals
  • Packet Filtering
Module 2: Fundamental characterstics of SDN
  • History of SDN
  • What is SDN?
  • SDN Value Proposition
  • Control and forwarding planes
  • SDN Use Cases
  • Data Center applications and use cases
  • Campus Networks applications and use cases
  • Service Providers applications and use cases
  • Enterprise applications and use cases
  • Mobile Networks applications and use cases
Module 3: Characteristics of an SDN Network
  • Plane Separation
  • Simplified Forwarding Element
  • Centralized Control
  • Network Automation
  • Virtualization
  • Openness
  • Interoperability
Module 4: SDN Devices
  • Controllers
  • Switches
  • Orchestration
  • API's
  • Overlay Networking Abstractions
Module 5: SDN Architecture
  • Traditional Network Architectures vs. SDN
  • SDN architectural components
  • Standards bodies
  • Controller design
  • API's and applications.
  • SDN Layers
  • Northbound and Southbound API's
  • East/West API's
  • SDN Security and Availability
  • Packet and Optical Integration methods
  • SDN Migration Strategies
  • Hybrid Mode Switches
Module 6: SDN Ecosystem
  • Standards Bodies and Industry alliances
  • Network Operators and Enterprises
  • Network Equipment Manufacturers
  • Software vendors
  • Academic and Industry research institutions and labs
  • Open Source Initiatives
Module 7: Who is the ONF and what do they do ?
  • Purpose of Open Networking Foundation (ONF)
  • Structure
  • Technical Working Groups
  • Open Source Software Development
  • Activities and Initiatives
  • Controller Placement and Redundancy
  • SDN Applications (service chaining, virtualized network functions, analytics)
Module 8: What is OpenFlow?
  • OpenFlow Protocol operations
  • Packet types and contents
  • Communications between controller/switch
  • Channel/communication/session establishment
  • Message Types
  • Basic Operation
  • Packet Matching
  • OpenFlow versions
  • Proactive vs Reactive Flows
  • Statistics and Counters
  • Steps in setting up a flow
  • Policy Enforcement
  • OpenFlow Management and Configuration Protocol
  • OF-Config, OAM, OFDPA, OVSDB
  • Flow Table Entry Format
  • Flow Timers
  • Pipeline Processing
  • Match Types
  • Match Actions
Module 9: Open Source SDN
  • Identify key open source projects in the SDN Ecosystem.
  • OpenFlow Agents
  • Indigo
  • Linc
  • OVS
  • CPqD/ONF Driver (aka "libFluid")
  • OpenFlow Controllers
  • NOX
  • POX
  • ONOS
  • ODL
  • Floodlight
  • RYU
  • Utilities and Tools
  • FlowSim
  • Mininet
  • Of DPA
  • OF Test
  • Wireshark
  • Avior
  • Open Source SDN Distributions (OSSDN Atrium, etc.)
  • Open vSwitch
  • Orchestration Systems
  • Open Source Initiatives (OPNFV, OCP, ODCA, Open Config)
Updated on 01 March, 2021

Eligibility / Requirements

Basic networking knowledge is desired though not necessary

About Pytriot Solutions LLP

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