Description

The Cisco SD-WAN Operation and Deployment (SDWFND) v1.0 is a 2-day instructor-led or virtual instructor-led course that addresses the Cisco SD-WAN Operations and Deployment functions. This training covers salient features such as zero-touch provisioning, secure network bring-up, configuration using feature templates, configuration of Overlay Management Protocol (OMP) and policies for network traffic management.

Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Identify the various components and architecture of the Cisco SD-WAN solution
  • Deploy vEdge routers in a secure extensible network.
  • Create templates to aide in the deployment and operation of the secure extensible network
  • Configure and verify overlay routing in the secure extensible network
  • Create simple policies to control traffic flow in the secure extensible network

Outline

The course comprises the following components:
  • SD-WAN Solution Components
    • SD-WAN Solution Overview
    • SD-WAN Components
    • Managing SD-WAN Components
  • Secure Extensible Network Deployment
    • Secure Control Plane Operation
    • Secure Control Plane Deployment
    • Secure Data Plane Operation
    • Cloud Deployments and Redundancy
  • SD-WAN Template Deployment
    • Templates Overview
    • Feature Templates
    • Device Templates
    • Attaching Devices to Templates
  • SD-WAN Overlay Routing
    • Overlay Routing Overview
    • OMP Route Advertisements
    • OMP Route Redistribution and Network Segmentation
    • Configuring and Verifying Overlay Routing
  • SD-WAN Policies and QoS
    • Policy Overview and Framework
    • vSmart Policy Operation and Construction
    • Forwarding and QoS Overview
    • Configuring and Monitoring QoS Forwarding
Lab outline
    • Manage and Monitor SD-WAN Components
    • Deploy and Verify SD-WAN vEdge Routers
    • Deploy SD-WAN Templates
    • SD-WAN Overlay Routing
    • Smart Policies

Prerequisite Knowledge

It is recommended, but not required, to have the following skills and knowledge before attending this course:
  • Strong understanding of enterprise wide area network design
  • Familiarity with Transport Layer Security (TLS) and IP Security (IPSec)