IETF 93 - Tutorials

Prague, Czech Republic
July 19 - 24, 2015

SDN OpenFlow and ForCES

Presented by: Yaakov Stein and Evangelos Haleplidis

Day: Sunday, July 19, 2015
Time: 15:00-17:00
Room: Berlin/Brussels


1. The ideas behind the recent awaking of SDN
2. How an SDN is different from a conventional (routed) network
3. The components and interfaces of an SDN (SDN (whitebox) switch, SDN controller, SBI, NBI)
4. NFV
5. The southbound interfaces (OpenFlow, ForCES, ...)
     5.1 Zoom in on OpenFlow
     5.2 Zoom in on ForCES