Network Automation Using Contrail Cloud (NACC)

 

Kursüberblick

This five-day course is designed to provide students with the knowledge required to work with the Juniper Contrail software-defined networking (SDN) solution. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of how to use the OpenStack and Contrail Web UIs, APIs and CLI to perform the required tasks. Through demonstrations and hands-on labs, students will gain experience with the features of Contrail. This course is based on Contrail Release 3.2.0.

Zielgruppe

This course benefits individuals responsible for working with software-defined networking solutions in data center, service provider, and enterprise network environments.

Zertifizierungen

Voraussetzungen

The prerequisites for this course are as follows:

  • Basic TCP/IP skills;
  • General understanding of data center virtualization;
  • Basic understanding of the Junos operating system;
  • Attendance of the Introduction to the Introduction to the Junos Operating System (IJOS) and Juniper Networks SDN Fundamentals (JSDNF) courses prior to attending this class; and
  • Basic knowledge of object-oriented programming and Python scripting is recommended.

Kursziele

After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the need for SDN.
  • Explain the main SDN concepts.
  • Describe common types of SDN.
  • Explain why the NFV architecture was created.
  • Describe the main NFV components.
  • Give examples of Virtualized Network Functions.
  • Describe the purpose of OpenStack.
  • Identify the function of each of the main OpenStack Projects.
  • Use the OpenStack CLI.
  • Describe OpenStack REST APIs and Python SDK.
  • Use OpenStack Heat Orchestration Templates.
  • Configure OpenStack using Horizon Web UI and Heat.
  • Describe the purpose of Contrail and how Contrail fits into the NFV Architecture.
  • Explain how the versions of Contrail differ.
  • Describe the functions of the Contrail vRouter and Contrail Controller.
  • Explain the role of the control, configuration, and analytic nodes in Contrail.
  • Configure and deploy virtual DNS and IPAMs.
  • Create virtual networks in Contrail Cloud.
  • Create policies to control the flow of traffic in Contrail Cloud.
  • Configure Floating IPs in Contrail Cloud.
  • Create simple virtual gateways and physical gateways in Contrail Cloud.
  • Explain Docker integration with Contrail.
  • Describe additional Contrail deployment options.
  • Describe the difference between service chain version 1 and version 2.
  • Create in-network and transparent service chains in Contrail Cloud.
  • Create service chains that include VMs, containers and physical devices.
  • Troubleshoot service chain creation issues in Contrail Cloud.
  • Use analytics tools to monitor Contrail.
  • Configure Contrail Analytics.
  • Use Contrail analytics API.
  • Configure alerts in Contrail.
  • Navigate the Contrail’s underlay overlay mapping tools.
  • Perform Contrail installation using fab scripts.
  • Perform Contrail installation using Server Manager.

Kursinhalt

  • Course Introduction
  • SDN Fundamentals
  • Network Function Virtualization
  • OpenStack Fundamentals
  • OpenStack Configuration
  • Contrail Solution Overview
  • Contrail Architecture Fundamentals
  • Contrail Virtual Networks
  • Interacting with External Networks
  • Contrail Network Service Deployment Options
  • Contrail Service Chains
  • Advanced Service Chaining
  • Contrail Monitoring and Analytics
  • Analyzing Network State and Traffic Flows
Classroom Training

Dauer 5 Tage

Preis (exkl. MwSt.)
  • Schweiz: US$ 4'750.-

Sprache der Kursunterlagen: englisch

 
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