Software Defined Networking Carrier Grade is a three-day instructional course introducing students to Software Defined Networking, controller platforms, governing protocols, and applications. SDN leverages the available standard APIs to fundamentally shift the way traditional networks have been managed.
This course was developed with a focus on the service provider technician as a way to quickly understand what SDN is, what the components of different working SDN solutions are, and where in the market these solutions apply. The focus of this course is vendor neutral. Along with short lectures and discussion, students can expect hands-on demonstrations, labs, and review for students to start to gain experience with the fundamentals of Software Defined Networks.