JSDNF-Juniper Networks SDN Fundamentals

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Test Level: 0
  • Certifications: No Certification
  • Price: $700
  • Exams: No Exam
This one-day course is designed to provide students with an overview of software defined networking (SDN). Students will gain knowledge of why SDN is needed and how it solves problems in today's networking. Students will also get some experience with the basic features of Juniper Contrail through hands-on labs.

After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:

Understand the need for SDN and which problems it can help solve.
Discuss SDN and its different implementations.
Identify the different areas where SDN can be utilized.
Describe the OpenFlow protocol.
Discuss different real-world implementations of SDN.
Describe a Contrail use case.

Day 1

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Introduction to Software Defined Networking

Current Infrastructure Limitations
Advantages of Implementing SDN
SDN Camps and Definitions
SDN Versus NFV
Relevant Entities and Standards Bodies

Chapter 3: SDN Applications

SDN in the Data Center
SDN in the Enterprise
SDN in the WAN
SDN in Transport Networks

Chapter 4: OpenFlow

Northbound, Southbound and East/West Interfaces
OpenFlow Overview
OpenFlow Message Exchange

Chapter 5: Juniper Contrail

Juniper Contrail
Lab: Introduction to Contrail

Chapter 6: SDN Use Cases

Lab: Contrail Features

The following are the prerequisites for this course:

Fundamental understanding of network design; and
An understanding of network protocols such as BGP, OSPF, and STP.