NFV Overview

1 Days / 2 Live Online Sessions (0900-1230)

Course Code: IP2102

Course Summary

This course is for network engineers and managers who require an overview of Network Functions Virtualisation (NFV) 

The course reviews the current state of NFV, introduces the leading bodies defining the standards and discusses the drivers behind the technology, and how they relate to each other and to Cloud Computing.

It then presents the high-level architecture of NFV and introduces their applicability to real network solutions, especially in light of mobile operators’ intent to virtualise their networks.

Who Would Benefit

This course is suitable for those who need an high-level understanding of NFV; including network, software and IT engineers, as well as managers and consultants.


Delegates should have experience or an understanding of the principles or IP networking and routing and preferably some understanding of modern telecommunications networks.

Course Contents                                                       

  • Drivers for Change
  • NFV Functional Architecture
  • NFV Infrastructure (NFVI) 
  • NFV Management and Orchestration (MANO)

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