Workshop

Introduction to SDN (Software Defined Network)

Start
09:00 - 13 January 2020
End
17:00 - 15 January 2020
Location
Myanmar
Yangon
Main building
MICT Park
Universities’ Hlaing Campus
Hlaing Township

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Synopsis

The emergence of SDN is having a disruptive influence on the world of data networking and is leading to a fundamental re-think of how networks are architected.
This workshop will provide an understanding of the key technology elements of SDN via a combination of lectures and hands-on exercises.

Fees

This workshop will be held at MMIX MMNOG Forum 2020, please visit the event website for full details and to register – https://2020.mm-ix.net/

 

Target audience

Anyone currently operating an IP and/or MPLS network who is interesting in understanding the impact of SDN with a view to implementing elements of it in the near future.

Prerequisites

Intermediate-level knowledge of IP routing, routing protocols, management protocols, MPLS protocols, traffic-engineering.

Course outline

  • History
  • Motivation for control and data plane separation
  • Architectural frameworks
  • OpenFlow
  • Topology discovery and management
  • Segment routing
  • OpenDayLight

Other requirements

  • Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers with Wifi (b/g/n) and administrative access to system to practice the lessons learned during the workshops. It is also recommended that participants have a pre-installed desktop virtualization tool like virtual box or vmware on their machines.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client, VirtualBox/VMware