Software Defined Networking Fundamentals

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Course Details

This course is designed to provide network administrators and engineers, as well as system administrators who want to move into networking, with the skills necessary to maintain an SDN deployment in a virtual networking environment.

As software displaces many of the functions that hardware performs currently or performed in the past, more individuals with SDN skills are needed. This course is designed to provide you with the skills necessary to manage an SDN deployment. You'll learn:

  • The basic concepts behind software defined networking
  • How to set up and administer a software defined network
  • The key tools and utilities needed to make managing SDN in a virtual network and how to use them
  • And much more!
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Course Materials

This course is:

  • 100% online and self-paced
  • Contains 16 labs (with solutions) designed by our experts
  • Designed to build the skills and knowledge necessary to run SDN

 

Why Train With The Linux Foundation

The Linux Foundation is the go-to source for training on virtually every aspect of Linux and many other open source technologies. Here are a few things that make us the right choice to be your training partner:

  1. We are the non-profit organization that hosts Linux and many other open source projects, employs Linux creator Linus Torvalds and hosts kernel.org (where all Linux kernel updates are released).
  2. Being so close to the kernel, we are constantly updating our training to ensure that we are teaching you the most up-to-date information. Linux Foundation Training is unique in that all our training courses are designed to work on all major Linux distributions (including RedHat, Ubuntu and SUSE).
  3. We don't sell any software or support services so there's no hidden sales agenda in our material. Our only goal is to help you learn the material.
  4. When you train with The Linux Foundation, you're learning from instructors who are comfortable across all major Linux distributions and can answer student questions regardless of the distribution you're using for the class. You are truly learning from the experts.

Software Defined Networking Fundamentals

This course is designed to provide network administrators and engineers, as well as system administrators who want to move into networking, with the skills necessary to maintain an SDN deployment in a virtual networking environment.

Audience

This course is for app developers, network engineers, and anyone looking to gain a deeper understanding of software defined networking.

Prerequisites

This course is:

  • 100% online and self-paced
  • Contains 16 labs (with solutions) designed by our experts
  • Designed to build the skills and knowledge necessary to run SDN

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Course Description

As software displaces many of the functions that hardware performs currently or performed in the past, more individuals with SDN skills are needed. This course is designed to provide you with the skills necessary to manage an SDN deployment. You'll learn:

  • The basic concepts behind software defined networking
  • How to set up and administer a software defined network
  • The key tools and utilities needed to make managing SDN in a virtual network and how to use them
  • And much more!

Online and Self-Paced

This course is completely online and self-paced, so you can take as little or as much time as you need to understand the topics in this class.

Why Train With The Linux Foundation

The Linux Foundation is the go-to source for training on virtually every aspect of Linux and many other open source technologies. Here are a few things that make us the right choice to be your training partner:

  1. We are the non-profit organization that hosts Linux and many other open source projects, employs Linux creator Linus Torvalds and hosts kernel.org (where all Linux kernel updates are released).
  2. Being so close to the kernel, we are constantly updating our training to ensure that we are teaching you the most up-to-date information. Linux Foundation Training is unique in that all our training courses are designed to work on all major Linux distributions (including RedHat, Ubuntu and SUSE).
  3. We don't sell any software or support services so there's no hidden sales agenda in our material. Our only goal is to help you learn the material.
  4. When you train with The Linux Foundation, you're learning from instructors who are comfortable across all major Linux distributions and can answer student questions regardless of the distribution you're USING FOR the class. You are truly learning FROM the experts.

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