Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) brings many benefits, this training course cuts through the hype and looks at the technology, architecture and products available for NFV.
What is NfV? What are network Functions? NfV benefits, NfV market drivers. ETSI NfV framework.
Server, storage and network virtualization and NfV. Virtual machines, containers and docker. Data centres, clouds, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS.
Network virtualization versus Network Function virtualization.
ETSI documents, Architecture overview, compute domain, hypervisor domain, infrastructure network domain.
Creating services, Service Functions, Service Function Chaining. SPRING and source packet routing. YANG and NetConf. RESTCONF. VLANs, VPNs, VXLAN.
Management and Orchestration. OpenStack, OpenDaylight PaaS and NfV. The VNF domain. Service graphs, MANO descriptors, Open orchestration.
VM centric model, containers versus hypervisors, FD.io.
Deploying NfV, performance, testing. Futures.
"Good mix of theory and practice."
"Excellent instructor, very easy to understand and presented the course in a relaxed and informative manner."
This structured course uses Instructor Led Training to provide the best possible learning experience. Small class sizes ensure students benefit from our engaging and interactive style of teaching with delegates encouraged to ask questions throughout the course. Quizzes follow each major section allowing checking of learning.