Course Outline


  • How an SD-WAN differs from a traditional WAN

Overview of Cisco SD-WAN Features

Understanding Cisco's SD-WAN Offerings: iWAN, Meraki SD-WAN, and Viptela)

Cloud Based vs On-Premise Deployment

Case Study: The Impact of SaaS/IaaS on the WAN

Navigating the Management Dashboard

Setting up an SD-WAN Network

Provisioning a Network

Configuring the Network Using Templates

Configuring Overlay Routing

Setting up Policies for Network Traffic Management

Securing the Network

Implementing Quality of Service (QoS)

Working with SD-WAN vEdge Routers

Deploying SD-WAN on Cisco ISR/ASR

Monitoring SD-WAN Components


Summary and Conclusion


  • An understanding of networking.


  • Network engineers
  • System administrators
  • System Integrators
  21 Hours


Related Courses

Cisco CCNA Syllabus in 5 Days

 35 hours

A 5 day practical networking course designed to familiarise students with Cisco IOS (version 12). The course details the key commands used to configure and secure Cisco routers and switches, and covers the CCNA syllabus - including wired and

Cisco ASA/Pix Operation

 28 hours

A 4 day instructor-led practical course designed to familiarise delegates with the Cisco ASA Firewall CLI and ASDM. The course details the key commands used to configure and secure networks using the ASA Firewall with v8 of the operating system and

DNS and BIND: Setting Up, Managing and Securing Your DNS Server

 14 hours

DNS (domain name system) is the "phone book" of the internet, providing a directory of computer names and their IP addresses. BIND is the most common Linux implementation of DNS. When you open a website or send and receive an email, a DNS

Understanding IPSec VPNs

 14 hours

This 2 day course investigates the theory and technology associated with IPSec VPN’s.VPN’s are setup using Cisco IOS Routers and ASA Firewalls using the web interface. The workings of the protocols are examined using debug commands and

Understanding IPv6

 14 hours

A 2 day theoretical course (with some practical demonstrations) covering the fundamentals of Internet Protocol v6 – including addressing, protocol formats, ICMP v6, discovery processes and IP v6 routing. Audience: Network Planners,

Metro-Ethernet Service and Troubleshooting

 28 hours

This 4 day coursework is intended for Telecom management and technology professionals who have to maintain MetroEthernet services across the globe. The course introduces all the prevailing standards, Troubleshooting guides, vendor options and

Python for Network Engineers

 14 hours

Networking is the maintenance, management, and design for computer networks that support wireless network services. Incorporating Python into the networking environment enables the use of key libraries and modules for quick and easy

SAN and NAS Storage

 14 hours

SAN (Storage Area Network) is a consolidated data storage for enhancing the access to storage systems and devices. NAS (Network-Attched Storage) is a network storage device for storing and retrieving data. Together with SAN and NAS, users will be

Practical TCP/IP

 28 hours

This 4 day course involves a mixture of expository based (utilising protocol analyser traces where appropriate) and practical experiments to test and verify the operation of TCP/IP networks. The major aspects of the TCP/IP protocol stack are

Kubernetes Networking with Calico

 14 hours

Project Calico is a networking solution for containers and virtual machines. Originally created for OpenStack to simplify data transmission across the network, today it supports Kubernetes, OpenShift, Docker EE, OpenStack, bare metal services,

Shadowsocks: Set Up a Proxy Server

 7 hours

Shadowsocks is an open-source, secure socks5 proxy. In this instructor-led, live training, participants will learn how to secure an internet connection through a Shadowsocks proxy. By the end of this training, participants will be able

SIP protocol in VoIP

 21 hours

The course consists of two complementary parts – a theoretical and a practical one. The first is a one day introduction covering motivation, philosophy, fundamentals and rules of operation of the SIP protocol and ways it is used to implement

VoIP with Cisco CallManager Express

 35 hours

VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) is a technology that makes it possible for users to make voice calls over an Internet connection instead of through a regular phone line. In this instructor-led, live training, participants will learn how to