Nuage Networks Virtualized Cloud Services (VCS) – Advanced Topics

Course Overview


This course provides detailed explanations and practical exercises for advanced VCS features.

This course is designed for network professionals who need to understand the technology, techniques, and best practices for implementing datacenter solutions based on Software Defined Networking (SDN) using Nuage Networks Virtualized Cloud Services (VCS). The course provides detailed explanations and practical exercises for advanced VCS features.

This course provides detailed explanations and practical exercises for advanced VCS features.

This course is designed for network professionals who need to understand the technology, techniques, and best practices for implementing datacenter solutions based on Software Defined Networking (SDN) using Nuage Networks Virtualized Cloud Services (VCS). The course provides detailed explanations and practical exercises for advanced VCS features.

Click here to review the detailed course outline including a comprehensive list of learning objectives for this course.

Course Number: TTP36008
Course Duration: 4 days
Recommended PrerequisitesNuage Networks Virtualized Cloud Services (VCS) Fundamentals (TTP36005)
Price: $3125 USD per person

Course Modules


Module 1 – VCS Overview

  • Software-Defined Networking (SDN)
  • SDN in datacenters
  • Nuage Networks product portfolio
  • Review of overlay network concepts
  • Review of the Shared Infrastructure

Module 2 – Datacenter Underlay Design

  • Traditional datacenter networking
  • Leaf and spine design
  • External connectivity options
  • Routing protocol in the underlay
  • Redundancy

Module 3 – BGP on L3-Domain VPorts

  • Using BGP in a L3-domain to learn external routes
  • Configuration of BGP on a L3-domain virtual port
  • Verification of BGP on the VTEP
    • Lab – BGP on an overlay virtual port

Module 4 – Domain Linking in VCS

  • Hub-and-spoke domain linking
  • Domain linking with service chaining
  • Security policies between linked domains
  • PAT between overlays using floating IP addresses
    • Lab – Domain Linking in VCS

Module 5 – Routing to the Underlay

  • Access to external networks
  • Centralized breakout
  • Hub-and-spoke model
  • Local breakout with and without NAT
  • PAT to the underlay
  • FIP to the underlay
  • VRS and secondary network namespaces
    • Lab – Routing to the Underlay on the VRS

Module 6 – Dual Uplinks on the VRS

  • Usefulness of dual uplinks on the VRS
  • Configuration of a VRS with dual uplink
  • Usage of a VRS with dual uplink
    • Lab – Dual Uplinks on the VRS

Module 7 – Datacenter Gateways

  • Rationale behind the use of DC GWs
  • Different models to extend L2 and L3-domains into the DC GW (L2-domain, L2-domain-IRB, VRF-VXLAN, VRF-GRE)
  • Auto discovery of the DC GW on the VSD
  • 7750 DC GW provisioning methods (static, static + dynamic, fully dynamic)
  • Service chaining on the 7750 DC GW
    • Lab – Datacenter Gateways

Module 8 – Policy Groups

  • The concept of policy groups
  • Usage restrictions on hardware-based VTEPs
  • Policy group configuration
  • Policy group expressions
    • Lab – Policy Groups

Module 9 – Multicast in the Underlay

  • The need for multicast in the underlay
  • Enabling multicast in the underlay
  • Carrying multicast traffic in the underlay
    • Lab – Multicast in the Underlay

Module 10 – Quality of Service

  • Quality of service capabilities in VCS
  • Classification of packets on ingress
  • Rate limiting of traffic on ingress
  • Packet marking
    • Lab – VCS Quality of Service

Class Schedule and Registration

Below are the currently scheduled list of classes and locations. Schedules are updated periodically throughout the year. To register for a class, click on the Register link for the class you are interested in. If you do not see a class on a schedule that meets your needs, please send an email to learning.services@nokia.com and we will make every effort to accommodate you.

To schedule an on-site, private delivery of the course at your location, please contact your sales representative or send an email to info@nuagenetworks.net. A minimum of six class participants are needed to arrange for a private delivery, and a recommended maximum of eight students per class.

Start Date
End Date
Duration
Location
Delivery
Language
Provider
 
23-Jul-2019
26-Jul-2019
4 days
USA - Chicago
virtual
English
Nokia
05-Aug-2019
08-Aug-2019
4 days
India - New Delhi
virtual
English
Nokia
13-Aug-2019
16-Aug-2019
4 days
Mexico - Mexico City
virtual
English
Nokia
07-Oct-2019
10-Oct-2019
4 days
France - Paris
virtual
English
Nokia
08-Oct-2019
11-Oct-2019
4 days
USA - Chicago
virtual
English
Nokia
21-Oct-2019
24-Oct-2019
4 days
India - New Delhi
virtual
English
Nokia
22-Oct-2019
25-Oct-2019
4 days
Mexico - Mexico City
virtual
English
Nokia