Introduction to SDN and OpenFlow (Free course on GNS3.com)

Full Free course available here: GNS3: http://academy.gns3.com/courses/sdn-a… This is an introductory course explaining different visions of what SDN actually is. The course also shows you real world implementations of SDN in very large networks as well as high security networks. You will also learn about how OpenFlow separates the control and data planes of networking… Continue reading Introduction to SDN and OpenFlow (Free course on GNS3.com)

OpenFlow 1.0 versus 1.1, 1.2 1.3, 1.4 pipelines. HP Comware and HP ProVision switches

In this video David Bombal demonstrates the configuration of OpenFlow versions 1.0 and 1.3 on physical HP switches. David also explains how HP switches implement single or multiple table pipelines using both OpenFlow 1.0 and 1.3. The OpenFlow pipelines are viewed on both the HP VAN SDN Controller and the HP switches (HP ProVision /… Continue reading OpenFlow 1.0 versus 1.1, 1.2 1.3, 1.4 pipelines. HP Comware and HP ProVision switches

OpenFlow switch configuration – HP ProCurve and Comware with the HP VAN SDN controller

In this video David Bombal demonstrates the configuration of OpenFlow on physical HP switches. Both Comware and ProVision configuration are explained. The switches are integrated with the HP VAN SDN Controller which updates the flow tables on the switches. David explains the OpenFlow flow tables on both the Controller and the switches. The switches used… Continue reading OpenFlow switch configuration – HP ProCurve and Comware with the HP VAN SDN controller

RSdoc – REST API documentation for OpenFlow and SDN

In this video David Bombal explains RSdoc, which provides semi-automated interactive RESTful API documentation. It offers a useful way to interact with REST APIs on the HP VAN SDN Controller, updating OpenFlow flow tables on switches. RSdoc is useful as an API online documentation tool. It provides a catalog of all the REST APIs on… Continue reading RSdoc – REST API documentation for OpenFlow and SDN

Procurve Software Upgrade part 1

In this video from our HP AIS Y30 training course, David Bombal demonstrates the following on HP Provision (Procurve / E-Series) Switches: Procurve software upgrade a. Software images b. Primary and secondary flash c. Download software from HP (select the right operating system) d. Configure a TFTP server for switch upgrade e. Back up configuration… Continue reading Procurve Software Upgrade part 1