Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Juniper Cloud Fundamentals


LENGTH: 24 Hours (3 days)

PRICE: €2 350,00


This three-day course is designed to provide students with an understanding of cloud enabled networks, cloud service deployment concepts, and virtualized network platforms such as vSRX and vMX.

This course provides a high-level overview and understanding of the following concepts:

Cloud Network Underlays

Cloud Network Overlays

Cloud Design

Cloud Implementation Methods

Cloud Services

Juniper Networks Virtualized Platforms

Junos Cloud Fundamentals is an introductory-level course.


Course will be delivered using latest available course material version offered by Juniper


After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:

Describe network overlay and underlay concepts.

Describe private, public, and hybrid cloud architecture and implementation.

Describe the implementation of services in a cloud networking environment.

Describe the implementation and functions of the Juniper vSRX platform.

Describe the implementation and functions of the Juniper vMX platform.

Describe the implementation and functions of the Juniper NFX platform.

Describe the role of Juniper Networks virtualized platforms in public cloud offerings.

Describe the functionality and use of Juniper Networks Cloud Connector.

Describe the need for Software Defined Networking.

Describe basic SDN concepts.

Describe common types of SDN implementation.

Describe the main Network Function Virtualization components.

Describe cloud services monitoring.

Describe the functions of AppFormix in cloud services.

Describe SDN WAN concepts.

Describe the role, functions, and features of the NorthStar Controller.

Describe the role, functions, and features of WANDL/IP MPLS View.

Describe the role and functions a vCPE and uCPE components.

Describe the role and functions of Contrail Service Orchestration.

Describe Software Defined Secure Network concepts.

Describe methods to secure an SDN environment.

Describe the functionality of SDSN components.


This course benefits individuals responsible for planning and coordinating cloud enabled networks and services in data center, private cloud, public cloud, hybrid cloud, service provider, and enterprise WAN environments.


The prerequisites for this course are as follows:

Basic TCP/IP skills;

General understanding of data center virtualization;

General understanding of enterprise WAN environments

Basic understanding of virtualization


Day 1

Chapter 1: Course Introduction

Chapter 2: Cloud Components

Cloud Networking Definition

Cloud Architecture


Chapter 3: Virtualized Platforms

Juniper Networks Virtualized Platforms

Juniper Networks Virtualized Platforms in Public Clouds

Chapter 4: SDN Fundamentals

The Need for SDN

SDN Explained

OpenFlow Based SDN

SDN as an Overlay


Applications of SDN

Lab 1: Exploring OpenStack with the CLI

Day 2

Chapter 5: Network Function Virtualization

Introduction to NFV

NFV Architecture

Examples of VNFs

Chapter 6: Orchestration and Automation

Managing a Cloud Infrastructure

OpenStack for Orchestration

Contrail/OpenContrail SDN Controller


Chapter 7: AppFormix

Operations Management

AppFormix Operation and Use Cases

Day 3

Chapter 8: SD WAN Solutions

SD WAN Concepts

NorthStar SD WAN Controller

NorthStar Controller Use Cases


Chapter 9: Cloud CPE

Legacy vs. Cloud CPE Architecture

Cloud CPE with Contrail Service Orchestration

Chapter 10: Cloud Security

Legacy Network Security

Cloud Security Concepts

SDSN Components

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