This courseware is available in a Virtual Classroom configuration.

LFS465 Software Defined Networking with OpenDaylight

This two-day course is a condensed and intensive version offered for full four days class. Software Defined Networking (SDN) abstracts networking infrastructure away from the…

Certificate None
Duration 2 Days
Delivery Blended, Classroom, Virtual Classroom
Accreditor The Linux Foundation
Languages English

What is included in LFS465 Software Defined Networking with OpenDaylight

Course Description

This two-day course is a condensed and intensive version offered for full four days class. Software Defined Networking (SDN) abstracts networking infrastructure away from the actual physical equipment. This allows the network system administrators to maintain the networking environment across multiple vendors and hardware, and operating systems and versions.

Course Information

Certification: None

Duration: 2 Days

Domain: Solution Development and Deployment

Delivery Method: Blended, Classroom, Virtual Classroom

Accreditor: The Linux Foundation

Available Languages: English

Purchase Options: Pay Per Use Courseware


This course is for experienced network administrators either migrating to SDN and/or OpenDaylight, as well as those who are already deploying it and who want to understand the principles and methods upon which it is built. Learners should have a good knowledge of typical scalability and system administration issues frequently encountered in enterprise environments. They should also be well-versed in Linux command-line usage, shell scripting, and text file editing.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Learn Software Defined Networking, Open vSwitch ** and Simulation and Observation.
  • Learn Network Programmability, openFLOW, and Network Virtualization and multi-tenancy.
  • Learn OpenDaylight , OpenDaylight Southbound API, and OpenDaylight Northbound API.
  • Understand Observing and Debugging OpenDaylight and how to Write an Application using OpenDaylight.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction

Module 2: Software Defined Networking – History and Evolution

Module 3: Open vSwitch **

Module 4: Simulation and Observation

Module 5: Software Defined Networking

Module 6: Network Programmability

Module 7: openFLOW

Module 8: Network Virtualization and multi-tenancy

Module 9: Introduction to OpenDaylight

Module 10: OpenDaylight Southbound API

Module 11: OpenDaylight Northbound API

Module 12: Observing and Debugging OpenDaylight

Module 13: Writing an Application using OpenDaylight

Delivery is subject to Leapest terms and conditions.

Benefits of Working with ITpreneurs

Ready-to-use training materials means faster time to revenue. Offer relevant training to your clients: order accredited training materials, book exams, and drive results.


Innovative Solutions

We continue to innovate our portfolio. We offer blended learning programs, video-based learning as well as interactive learning tracks.



An intuitive ordering process and fully automated delivery portal that integrates with your own delivery processes make your life easy.


Instructor Support

You get extensive guidance for instructors, ensuring optimal deliveries, every time. Don’t have an instructor? Use one of ours!


Branded Products

Our printed books, ebooks, or printable books are branded with your logo and name. Your customers will log into your branded portal.

icons8-puzzle-100 (1)

Tailored Portfolio

You get various flavors of courseware, ensuring there always is an option that suits your needs.


Click and Consume

A flexible pay-per-use model for courseware, exams and instructors offers you full flexibility instantly.

Triangle Left

Partner with ITpreneurs for LFS465 Software Defined Networking with OpenDaylight

Interested in licensing our courseware for your training organization or corporate training environment?