November 6-8, 2017

Event Details

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OpenStack Tacker - 102 - Hands-on lab

OpenStack Tacker provides an Open platform for NFV Orchestration and VNF Life cycle management. 

In this hands-on lab session showcases an overview of Tacker (what new today), collaboration with HEAT, TOSCA, NETWORKING-SFC.

Each participant will get a DevStack with Tacker installed

The hands-on lab will cover the following:

  •  Create VNF Catalog (VNFD) 
  •  Create single VDU using VNF Catalog (TOSCA template – YAML Based) 
  •  Create multiple VDUs using VNF Catalog
  •  Create VDU with specific IP address (for different Ethernet interfaces)
  •  Pass configurations to VDU during initial boot up (with param-file option)
  •  Respawn VDU when it goes down, i.e. Health Monitoring Framework
  •  Enable auto-healing and auto-scaling for VNFFG. 
  •  How to realize VNFFG using networking-sfc and ODL. 
  •  How to make VDUs boot from volume or attach volumes to VDUs
  •  How to design Network Service Descriptor(NSD) and deploy network service
  •  Troubleshooting session

What can I expect to learn?

Understand Tacker (VNFM and NFVO). learn the basics and hands-on lab to try VNFFG.

Monday, November 6, 4:20pm-5:50pm (5:20am - 6:50am UTC)
Difficulty Level: Beginner
F5 Networks Innovation, INDIA, Senior Software Engineer
Trinath Somanchi is an active opensource technologist and OpenStack Mentor working on OpenStack Neutron, Tacker, Freezer projects and Vendor specific code around OpenStack. He is currently working in OpenStack Tacker. He is an member of Openstack India User Group and active speaker at various Summits, Institute days and Meetups. He is working with F5 Networks as Senior Software... FULL PROFILE
Verizon Data Services India, IT Analyst
Bharath Thriuveedula is Specialist Dev  at Verizon India. He is Core reviewer and key contributor to the OpenStack Tacker and ONAP projects. A contended individual who is passionate about open source technologies and an evangelist who is focussed to make his mark in the Cloud/NFV domains. He had worked on the custom solutions on the NFV Orchestration and his other interests are Containers... FULL PROFILE
Dharmendra Kushwaha works as Senior Technical Lead in NEC Technologies India and PTL in OpenStack/Tacker project.   He has 8.5+ years of work experience in Software Design & Development. Contributed and developed his technical skill in Software Design Life Cycle. Worked in different Domains and technologies with Python/C in NFV, cloud, Storage,  FileSystem, StateMachine and... FULL PROFILE