Target Audience

Senior Network Architects, Project Managers as well as Product Managers.


Good knowledge of Core Network and services.


This is a theoretical training with practical exercises. All exercises in the course will be performed in an OpenStack environment.

NOTE: This course is not delivered with the FoldOut methodology.

‘Overall the virtual setup was excellent, I was able to go through the course on my own pace.’

Technical Roaming Production Manager at Telia Company, Finland

Content course


  • What is the cloud?
  • Essential cloud characteristics
  • Service models
  • Example of Cloud Services
  • Aspects of Cloud Services
  • The Telco Cloud


  • Virtualization and Cloud
  • Virtualization benefits
    • Distribution of Resources
    • Easier Maintenance
    • Cloning
    • Virtual Appliances
    • Multi-tenancy
  • Live Migration
    • Pre copy
    • Post copy
  • Virtualization Stack
  • Hypervisor Solutions
  • Type 1 and Type 2 hypervisors
  • Hardware Assist
  • Linux Containers (LXC)

OpenStack as framework

  • Introduction and background
  • Components
  • Cloud Architecture
  • Using Storage in Instances
  • OpenStack in Practice

Network Function Virtualization

  • ETSI NFV Standards
  • Use-Cases
  • NFV Insecurities
  • Proofs of Concept

Software Defined Networking

  • Why SDN?
  • SDN in Datacenters
  • The Bigger SDN Picture
  • Abstractions
  • Three variants of SDN
    • OpenFlow-Based
    • Control Plane Extensions
    • Overlay Abstraction
  • OpenDayLight
  • OpenFlow

Cloud-Based Operators

  • Comparison to Other Markets
  • Telco versus Internet Business Model


Duration: 2 days


Classroom training: € 1730

Virtual classroom training: € 1210

Recorded training: € 1210 Buy now

We offer substantial discounts for group bookings, and we have corporate rates with most of the operators and equipment suppliers in the world.

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