Course Description


Introduction to SDN and OpenFlow


Software-Defined Networking (SDN) revolutionizes the way networks are designed, managed, and operated. This introductory course is designed for individuals looking to understand the fundamentals of SDN and OpenFlow technology. With the rise of virtualization and cloud computing, SDN plays a crucial role in optimizing network performance and efficiency.

In this course, you will learn about the concept of SDN, its benefits, and how it differs from traditional networking approaches. You will also delve into the architecture and components of SDN, including the role of the controller and data plane separation.

Furthermore, you will explore OpenFlow, a key protocol in SDN that enables communication between the controller and network devices. You will gain hands-on experience working with OpenFlow-enabled devices and configuring flow rules to control network traffic.

By the end of this course, you will have a solid understanding of SDN principles, OpenFlow protocol, and how these technologies are shaping the future of networking. Whether you are a networking professional, a student, or an enthusiast looking to expand your knowledge, this course is the perfect starting point for your journey into the world of SDN and OpenFlow.