Course Overview

This class reviews requirements for an application-aware, over-the-top WAN connectivity service that uses policies to determine how application flows are directed over multiple underlay networks irrespective of the underlay technologies or service providers who deliver them.

CLASS INFORMATION
Price: 
$2,795
Duration: 
3 days
Exam: 
This course includes one exam voucher for the MEF-SDCP Exam.
  • Upon completing this course, students will be able to understand the fundamentals of the SD-WAN Service.

  • Module 1 Introduction

    • SD-WAN Introduction

    Module 2 Assessing, Planning and Designing

    • SD-WAN Solutions
    • Business Requirements of SD-WAN
    • SD-WAN Strategies
    • Integration Requirements for a New SD-WAN Networks
    • Infrastructure and Operational Benefits
    • Service Automation via Centralized Management, Control and Orchestration
    • WAN Optimization

    Module 3 Implementation

    • Application Flows based upon MEF 70
    • Define and map policies based upon MEF 70
    • SD-WAN Service Components Overview
    • SD-WAN Subscriber and SD-WAN Service Provider
    • SD-WAN UNI
    • Subscriber Network and Service Provider Network
    • Underlay Connectivity Service
    • Tunnel Virtual Connection (TVC)
    • SD-WAN Virtual Connection and SWVC End Point
    • Internet Breakout
    • SD-WAN Edge
    • SD-WAN Services Framework
    • SD-WAN Virtual Connection (SWVC) Service Attributes
    • SD-WAN IP Packet Delivery
      • IP Packet Forwarding
      • IP Packet Transparency
    • Migration Strategies
    • IP Subnet and Address Requirements
    • Security Requirements

    Module 4 SD-WAN Service Components

    • SD-WAN Edge
    • SD-WAN Gateway
    • SD-WAN Controller
    • Service Orchestrator
    • Subscriber Web Portal
    • SD-WAN Service Tunneled over Internet and MPLS WANs
    • SD-WAN Service Tunneled over Multiple ISPs
    • SD-WAN Service with SD-WAN Edge vCPE Supporting Multiple VNFs
    • SD-WAN Service with SD-WAN Edge VNF Running in the Cloud
    • SD-WAN Service interoperating with MPLS VPN
    • SD-WAN Virtual Connection (SWVC) End Point Service Attributes

    Module 5 Lifecycle Orchestration

    • Common Service Impacting Issues, Diagnostic Toolsets, and Diagnostic Actions
    • Metrics for Service Performance
    • Troubleshoot Performance Issues

    Module 6 MEF Certification Programs

    • MEF Certification Programs
      • Individual Professional
      • Services Certification
      • Equipment Certification
    • MEF 3.0 Overview
      • SD-WAN in MEF 3.0
    • Exam Layouts and Details
  • The target audience for this class are networking engineers, service provider architect and engineers, and premise technology engineers looking to expand their understanding of SD-WAN and MEF certification.