SDN Engineer Training | ONF OCSE Certification

Certified SDN Engineer Certification | ONF OCSE Certification Preparation Training

ONF Certified SDN Engineer (OCSE) certification exam preparation training course that attests and formally certifies successful candidates with vendor-neutral conceptual knowledge of the major domains of networking practices that support the theory and practice of Software Defined Networking (SDN).

  • ✔ Course Duration : 4 Days
  • ✔ Training Options : Live Online / Self-Paced / Classroom
  • ✔ Certification Pass : Guaranteed


ONF Certified SDN Engineer (OCSE) certification exam preparation training course that attests and formally certifies successful candidates with vendor-neutral conceptual knowledge of the major domains of networking practices that support the theory and practice of Software Defined Networking (SDN).

What you will Learn

  • SDN Concepts
  • OpenFlow
  • SDN Architecture and Ecosystem
  • SDN Implementation and Migrations
  • Troubleshooting and Testing
  • SDN Security
  • SDN Futures



    Learning Objectives:

    • What is SDN?
    • Software-defined networking (SDN) basics
    • SDN network issues and implements use cases
    • SDN Value Proposition
    • SDN Forwarding Plane and Control Plans Implementing the SDN Forwarding Plane
    • Implementing the SDN Control Plane
    • Switches and Control Plane
    • Software vs Hardware switches
    • Managing Scalability
    • SDN Devices and Device Functions
    • Application workflow
    • SDN Programmability
    • NFV and SDN Use Cases

    Learning Objectives:

    • OpenFlow® Protocol message structures, features, and headers
    • OpenFlow® Message Types and Headers
    • Basic Operation/Packet Matching
    • Proactive vs Reactive Flows
    • Statistics/Counters
    • Flow Timers
    • Group Tables
    • IPv6
    • Optical Port Properties
    • Port groups and Mapping
    • Message Structures
    • Instructions and actions
    • OpenFlow® Management and Configuration Protocol (OF-Config, OAM, OFDPA, OVSDB, etc.)
    • Action Lists, Sets and Buckets
    • Detailed Packet Matching/TLV’s
    • Sub-Actions
    • Metering

    Learning Objectives:

    • Identify SDN architectural component design, API principals and SDN network design.
    • Hybrid switch modes
    • Reactive versus Proactive Applications
    • Common API Primitives
    • API Communication Protocols (REST, RESTCONF, Java)

    Learning Objectives:

    • Open Source versus Vendor Specific
    • Anatomy of a Controller
    • Controller Redundancy
    • Imperative/Declarative Paradigms
    • Topology Discovery
    • NBI Models/Implementations

    Learning Objectives:

    • SDN migration strategies and deployment
    • Options and considerations
    • Controller Placement Design and Considerations/Implementations
    • Application Considerations
    • Scalability Considerations
    • TCAM Limitations
    • Simplifying OpenFlow®
    • Table Type Patterns (TTP’s)
    • Controller Clustering
    • Controller Federations
    • Hierarchical Controllers
    • Migration Strategies Greenfield/Hybrid/Mixed
    • Migration Approaches
    • Direct
    • Phased
    • Migration Planning
    • Migration Best Practices
    • Implications of a mixed network
    • Carrier Ethernet Network Virtualization
    • Packet-Optical Integration
    • Optical Network Service Provider
    • Data Center Interconnection (DCI)
    • OpenStack and SDN Controller interaction

    Learning Objectives:

    • Given a scenario, demonstrate knowledge of how to configure and monitor and test an SDN Network.
    • Troubleshooting Flow Table Scenarios
    • Reading Flow Table Entries
    • Packet/Wireshark Decoding/Debugging
    • REST Messaging Types/Wireshark
    • Curl debugging
    • Mininet set-up
    • ovs-ofctl
    • mn sudo
    • curl
    • Description of the test program
    • Test Profiles
    • Standards
    • Specifications
    • Performance Benchmarking
    • Tool Sets
    • of-test
    • wireshark dissector
    • flowsim
    • flowvisor
    • SDN Security
    • Identify ways to secure SDN controllers and switches.
    • Benefits to networks by SDN architecture
    • TCP level secure channel/communication/session establishment between controller/switch
    • In-Band and Out-of-Band management security considerations
    • Controller HA
    • The Implications of SDN on Network Security
    • Securing the OpenFlow® Protocol
    • Securing the OpenFlow® data plane
    • Software Development Lifecycle
    • Controller/Element Hardening
    • Securing users in a Wi-Fi environment

    Learning Objectives:

    • SDN future projects and developments.
    • f Protocol Independent Forwarding (PIF) and P4
    • Packet forwarding innovations beyond OpenFlow?
    • Segment Routing
    • Open Source Initiatives (ONF, ODL, Ryu, ONOS, OPNFV, OCP, ODCA, Open Config)
    • TTP Use Cases
    • Mobile traffic offload
    • Pipeline Compiling
    • Optical Extensions
    • Security Extensions
    • Wireless/Mobility Extensions


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