Enterprise SONiC Linux Bootcamp

Live - Remote - Instructor-Led Training for Network Professionals

Enterprise SONiC Linux Bootcamp

A Bootcamp for System Administrators and Engineers eager to Install, Configure, Manage, Monitor, and Troubleshoot SONiC Linux-Based Switches

SONiC Bootcamp

Check Out the SONiC Linux Bootcamp Curriculum

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Upcoming Bootcamps

This intensive program is designed for practical, hands-on learning and in-depth understanding of Enterprise SONiC Linux Distribution by Broadcom

June 18-20(21*)

R2O-SON-BRC-BT-3D - 3-Day
or
R2O-SON-BRC-BT-4D - 4-Day
09:00 CEST - 16:00 CEST
including 1 hour lunch break
3/4* session days of 6 hours
includes hands-on training
3-Day - 1 200 EUR
4-Day - 1 500 EUR*

July 23-25(26*)

R2O-SON-BRC-BT-3D - 3-Day
or
R2O-SON-BRC-BT-4D - 4-Day
09:00 CEST - 16:00 CEST
including 1 hour lunch break
3/4* session days of 6 hours
includes hands-on training
3-Day - 1 200 EUR
4-Day - 1 500 EUR*
Enroll Now

September 10-12(13*)

R2O-SON-BRC-BT-3D - 3-Day
or
R2O-SON-BRC-BT-4D - 4-Day
09:00 CEST - 16:00 CEST
including 1 hour lunch break
3/4* session days of 6 hours
includes hands-on training
3-Day - 1 200 EUR
4-Day - 1 500 EUR*
Enroll Now

*4-day bootcamp – this extended version delves further into campus-specific topics.
Date of session is based on a minimum number of attendees and will be rescheduled if not met.

Hands-On Experience

Practical exercises each day to solidify your understanding and enhance your skills

Certificate of Achievements

Upon completion of this bootcamp, you’ll be eligible to receive your certificate. This certification demonstrates your proficiency in managing and troubleshooting SONiC networks and is a highly valued credential within the industry. Earn your Certificate in the use of Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Broadcom and become a Certified SONiC System Administrator!

Course Instructor

Volker Scheel, a network engineering expert with nearly 30 years of experience, specializes in open networking and SONiC (Software for Open Networking in the Cloud). Currently working as a Senior Network Innovation Delivery Engineer at STORDIS and a Senior Success Educator at route2open, he is dedicated to training the next generation of network professionals.

In 2023, Volker Scheel trained over 500 students, emphasizing the importance and complexities of open networking and SONiC. His efforts included leading 20 specialized bootcamps designed to equip participants with the necessary knowledge and skills for the future of networking.

With a career spanning almost three decades, Volker Scheel’s goal remains to mentor and inspire newcomers to the field, focusing on the transformative potential of open networking technologies.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you are new to route2open this short guide will help you learn more about the course.

SONiC (Software for Open Networking in the Cloud) is an open-source network operating system based on Linux that is developed by Microsoft and the open-source community. It is designed to provide cloud-scale networking and to enable the flexibility and innovation that cloud providers require.

Our bootcamp is uniquely structured to provide in-depth, hands-on training with SONiC technologies, guided by industry experts. It’s tailored to empower you with the skills needed to manage and innovate within modern datacenter environments, increasing your value and expertise in a rapidly growing field.

The 3-Day Bootcamp covers SONiC Introduction and Configuration, Advanced Routing and Automation, and VXLAN, EVPN, and Troubleshooting. Each day includes extensive hands-on sessions to ensure practical learning and application of concepts.

The 4th Day Extension delves into Campus-specific topics such as Power Over Ethernet (PoE), Port Access Control, IP Helper, and more, focusing on the application and management of SONiC in campus network settings.

You can enroll through our website by clicking the ‘Enroll Now’ button associated with the bootcamp option you choose. You’ll be guided through the registration process and payment options.

No, the 4-Day Extended Bootcamp is designed as an addition to the foundational three-day program. Participants must complete the initial three days before extending to the fourth day.

Upon successful completion of the bootcamp, participants will receive their certificate demonstrating their proficiency in managing and troubleshooting SONiC networks.

Participants will need a stable internet connection and a computer capable of handling remote desktop and virtualization software. Specific software requirements and setup instructions will be provided upon enrollment.

You can cancel your enrollment up to 48 hours before the bootcamp start date for a full refund. If you attend the first session and find the bootcamp unsatisfactory, you must email the instructor by the close of business on the same day to request a full refund.

After completing the bootcamp, participants will have access to alumni support networks, additional learning resources, and potential opportunities for further training and certifications. We also provide guidance on applying the skills learned in real-world scenarios