VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud: Design and Deploy [V3.x] (EDU-SDWANDD3)

This 3-day course equips Managed Service Providers with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to deploy VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud. You develop an infrastructure using key VMware SD-WAN components such as Gateway and Edge. You learn about VMware SD-WAN design and best practices.


Objectives

By the end of this course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Explain VMware SD-WAN architecture   
  • Outline VMware SD-WAN key components   
  • Discuss various MSP use cases and deployment options   
  • Deploy VMware SD-WAN Gateway, and VMware SD-WAN Edge   
  • Manage VMware SD-WAN Gateways and Edges using VMware SD-WAN Orchestrator   
  • Design and best practice for VMware SD-WAN

 

Intended Audience

Any Managed Service Provider who is designing VMware SD-WAN solutions or managing SD-WAN networks for their customers.

 

Prerequisites

  • Deep understanding of routing and switching technologies
  • Deep understanding of security solutions, including VPN technologies
  • Completion of the VMware SD-WAN VTSP Accreditation
  • Completion of the VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud: Deploy and Manage course


Product Alignment

  • SD-WAN
Detaylari Göster


Course Outline

1 Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives


2 Architecture and Core Features

  • Evaluate the current state of the enterprise WAN and limitations for growth
  • Describe the key components and features of the VMware SD-WAN architecture
  • Explain VMware SD-WAN component placement and interactions between components
  • List VMware SD-WAN core value differentiators
  • Describe VMware SD-WAN core features
  • Evaluate the effect of VMware SD-WAN differentiators on a SD-WAN site deployment


3 VMware SD-WAN MSP use Cases, Deployment Models, and License Models

  • Describe VMware SD-WAN MSP use cases
  • List VMware SD-WAN deployment models
  • Describe each VMware SD-WAN topology model


4 Zero Touch Provisioning

  • Provision a VMware SD-WAN Edge
  • Describe the provisioning process for a VMware SD-WAN Edge
  • Deploy a VMware SD-WAN Virtual Edge on ESXi


5 VMware SD-WAN Cloud VPN

  • Configure Cloud VPN
  • Consider the options of Cloud VPN
  • Describe packet flow in Cloud VPN


6 Routing and Branch Design vCloud Director Networking

  • Control SD-WAN overlay and underlay route advertisement
  • Interpret overlay flow control
  • Demonstrate best practice when using BGP in SD-WAN design
  • Evaluate branch design options


7 VMware SD-WAN Security

  • Explain VMware SD-WAN security architecture
  • Describe VMware SD-WAN Edge security capabilities


8 HA Designs

  • Distinguish between standard and enhanced HA and VRRP


9 Designing for Performance and Scale 

  • List the SD-WAN factors that influence scale and performance
  • Compare VMware SD-WAN Edge models and their scale and performance
  • Describe VMware SD-WAN Edge Clustering


10 Standing up a Partner Gateway

  • Describe gateway functionality and roles
  • Provision a gateway from Orchestrator
  • Demonstrate the procedure to install a gateway on ESXi
  • Describe how BGP works together with a Partner Gateway hand-off


11 MSP Operations and Version Management

  • Identify appropriate guide documents
  • Demonstrate account management
  • Describe the VMware SD-WAN upgrade sequence
  • Demonstrate a VMware SD-WAN Edge and Gateway upgrade