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Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC)

 
Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) 
Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC)

Course Overview

This three-day course is designed to provide students with the knowledge required to work with the Juniper Networks Cloud CPE software-defined networking (SDN) solutions. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of how to use Contrail Service Orchestrator (CSO), Contrail Cloud, and NFX Series devices to instantiate centralized, distributed, and SD-WAN deployments of Juniper Networks Cloud CPE solution. Through demonstrations and hands-on labs, students will gain experience with features of each of these devices. This course is based on CSO Release 3.2.0.

Download the full course description: NASPC Course Description Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC)

For specific content questions, contact training@juniper.net.

Please note: Course pricing may vary based on Juniper Networks Authorized Education Partner (JNAEP) offerings and locations.


 



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Course Level

Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) is an advanced level course.

Intended Audience

This course benefits individuals responsible for working with software-defined networking solutions in service provider environments.

Prerequisites

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 Network Automation using Contrail Cloud (NACC) course prior to attending this class; and
  • Basic knowledge of object-oriented programming and Python scripting is recommended.

Objectives

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

  • Describe the benefits of the NFX Series product.
  • Describe the hardware and software architecture of the NFX Series product.
  • Describe the default management networks of the NFX Network Services Platform.
  • Manually configure VNF service chaining on the NFX using both virtio and SR-IOV interfaces.
  • Describe the basic features of the CSO portals.
  • Navigate the Administrator Portal.
  • Navigate the Customer Portal.
  • Describe how to add a new tenant to CSO.
  • Describe how to verify the status of CSO.
  • Navigate the Designer Tools user interface.
  • Create a network service design using Network Service Designer.
  • Describe the various distributed Cloud CPE deployment models.
  • Describe the internal NFX topology created by stage 1 and 2 configuration.
  • Describe the workflow for the distributed deployment model.
  • Describe how to bypass the redirect server.
  • Describe the additional workflow steps for options 1 and 4.
  • Describe the Contrail SD-WAN deployment model.
  • Describe the internal NFX topology created by the SD-WAN stage 1 and 2 configuration.
  • Describe the workflow for the SD-WAN deployment model.
  • Describe how to implement intent based policies.
  • Instantiate an SD-WAN topology using CSO, NFX, and vSRX Series devices.
  • Describe how to monitor all aspects of the Cloud CPE operations using CSO.
  • Describe the overall topology of the centralized Cloud CPE (vCPE) model.
  • Describe the workflow for the centralized Cloud CPE deployment model.
  • Implement a centralized deployment using a combination of CSO and Contrail Cloud.

Course Contents

Day 1

Chapter 1: Course Introduction

Chapter 2: Evolution of the Telco Cloud

  • SDN/NFV Overview
  • Today’s Telco Data Center
  • Juniper’s Cloud CPE Solution Overview

Chapter 3: NFX Network Services Platform

  • NFX Overview
  • Hardware and Software Architecture
  • VNF Data Plane
  • Internal Management Networks
  • Initial Configuration and Management
  • Service Chaining Examples
  • Useful Commands
  • Lab 1: NFX Network Services Platform

Chapter 4: Network Service Designer

  • Getting Started with Designer Tools
  • Network Service Designer
  • Lab 2: Network Service Designer

Day 2

Chapter 5: CSO User Interfaces

  • Basic Navigation
  • Administrator Portal Walkthrough
  • Customer Portal Walkthrough
  • Adding a Tenant
  • Other User Interfaces
  • Verifying the State of CSO
  • Lab 3: Accessing the CSO User Interfaces

Chapter 6: Distributed Cloud CPE

  • Distributed Cloud CPE Deployment Models
  • Internal NFX Topology
  • Distributed Deployment Workflow
  • Bypassing Redirect Server
  • Deployment Options 1 and 4
  • Lab 4: Distributed Cloud CPE Deployment

Day 3

Chapter 7: Contrail SD-WAN

  • Contrail SD-WAN Deployment Model
  • Internal NFX Topology
  • SD-WAN Deployment Workflow
  • Intent-Based Policies
  • Lab 5: Contrail SD-WAN Deployment

Chapter 8: Centralized Cloud CPE

  • Centralized Cloud CPE Overview
  • Centralized Cloud CPE Deployment Example
  • Lab 6: Centralized Cloud CPE

Schedule
  Below is a list of scheduled dates when this event will take place. Some events require registration for attendance so you will need to click on the date for more information regarding the specific event.

If you don't see the date you prefer, please email us at training@juniper.net to request a date or schedule your custom training session.

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# Date  Theater Language Subject Location Facilitator Status
1 8/20/2018 9:30 AM AEST Asia Pacific (APAC) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) Melbourne, Australia Juniper Networks Closed
2 9/3/2018 9:00 AM (W. Europe Standard Time) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILT Amsterdam, Netherlands Juniper Networks Open
3 9/10/2018 8:30 AM AEST Asia Pacific (APAC) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILT Sydney, Australia Juniper Networks Open
4 9/10/2018 8:30 AM AEST Asia Pacific (APAC) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO APAC Online Juniper Networks Open
5 9/17/2018 8:00 AM PST Americas (AMER) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO AMER Online Juniper Networks Open
6 9/24/2018 9:00 AM (W. Europe Standard Time) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO EMEA Online Juniper Networks Open
7 10/15/2018 9:00 AM (W. Europe Standard Time) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO EMEA Online Juniper Networks Open
8 10/15/2018 9:00 AM (W. Europe Standard Time) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILT Amsterdam, Netherlands Juniper Networks Open
9 11/5/2018 9:00 AM GMT Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud Bratislava / Slovakia Fast Lane Open
10 11/5/2018 7:30 AM PST Americas (AMER) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO AMER Online Juniper Networks Open
11 11/19/2018 9:00 AM (W. Europe Standard Time) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILT Amsterdam, Netherlands Juniper Networks Open
12 11/26/2018 10:00 AM SST Asia Pacific (APAC) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILT Singapore Juniper Networks Open
13 11/26/2018 10:00 AM SST Asia Pacific (APAC) English Network Automation in the Service Provider Cloud (NASPC) - ILO APAC Online Juniper Networks Open