The course VMware SD WAN by Velocloud Deploy & Manage, you gain an understanding of the architecture and features of VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud™. This course provides extensive hands-on labs in which you enable core SD-WAN features, such as ensuring application performance using business policies, traffic redirections, and network service insertion.

This course is also available in an On Demand format. For more information, select this link:

 VMware SD-WAN by VeloCloud: Deploy and Manage – On Demand.

Product Alignment



8 hs


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

Discuss the SD-WAN architecture and platform deployment model options
Identify and describe the SD-WAN solution components
Explain the interaction between the SD-WAN Edge, Orchestrator, and Gateway components
Describe the SD-WAN Software-Defined Networking (SDN) approach, traffic, and network flows
Explore SD-WAN core features and evaluate how these dramatically improve operational automation
Use SD-WAN features to perform simple, agile, and secure SD-WAN operations
Simplify branch infrastructure by inserting network services on the branch edge, in the cloud, or in the
regional and enterprise data centers



Intended Audience
Experienced system administrators, network administrators, and system integrators responsible for designing and implementing networking solutions.



Strong knowledge of routing and switching is required.


1  Course Introduction
Introductions and Course Logistics
Course Objectives

2  SD-WAN Architecture
Architecture Overview
Solutions Components
Components Interaction
Traffic Flows

3  SD-WAN Core Features
Application Performance and Business Policies
Cloud VPN
Service Insertion
High Availability and Cluster
Overlay Flow Control (Routing)
Segmentation, PCI Compliance, and Firewall
Deployment Flexibility and Using SD-WAN