• An understanding of networking.


  • Network engineers
  • System administrators
  • System Integrators


SD-WAN is a software-defined approach to managing a WAN (Wide Area Network).

This instructor-led, live training (online or onsite) is aimed at engineers who wish to use Cisco SD-WAN products to set up and operate a software defined network.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Install and configure a Cisco SD-WAN.
  • Create policies to control network traffic.
  • Understand and implement overlay routing.
  • Simplify the management of the network used for public cloud applications.

Format of the Course

  • Interactive lecture and discussion.
  • Lots of exercises and practice.
  • Hands-on implementation in a live-lab environment.

Course Customization Options

  • To request a customized training for this course, please contact us to arrange.

Course Outline


  • How an SD-WAN differs from a traditional WAN

Overview of Cisco SD-WAN Features

Understanding Cisco's SD-WAN Offerings: iWAN, Meraki SD-WAN, and Viptela)

Cloud Based vs On-Premise Deployment

Case Study: The Impact of SaaS/IaaS on the WAN

Navigating the Management Dashboard

Setting up an SD-WAN Network

Provisioning a Network

Configuring the Network Using Templates

Configuring Overlay Routing

Setting up Policies for Network Traffic Management

Securing the Network

Implementing Quality of Service (QoS)

Working with SD-WAN vEdge Routers

Deploying SD-WAN on Cisco ISR/ASR

Monitoring SD-WAN Components


Summary and Conclusion


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