Network Monitoring & Performance Workshop

Africa/Accra
Omo Oaiya (WACREN) , Antoine Delvaux (Metadata Consulting) , Edward Banjo (WACREN)
Description

Onsite workshop to train attendees from NRENs connected to the WACREN backbone to deploy and use perfSONAR and other chosen network performance monitoring tools.  The hands-on sessions will ensure that attendees are able to deploy the tools on their respective networks as part of a regional mesh. 

WACREN NOC
    • 1
      Session 1.1
      • a) Introduction
      • b) Motivation
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee Break
    • 2
      Session 1.2
      • a) Ansible refresher
      • b) Ansible setup

        Hands-on

    • 1:00 PM
      Lunch
    • 3
      Session 1.3
      • a) Provisioning perfSONAR with Ansible
      • b) perfSONAR installation with Ansible

        Hands-on

    • 3:30 PM
      Coffee Break
    • 4
      Session 1.4
      • a) perfSONAR basic configuration with Ansible

        Hands-on

    • 5
      Session 2.1
      • a) Review day 1
      • b) Network theory
      • c) Mesh measurements and MaDDash
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee Break
    • 6
      Session 2.2
      • a) pSConfig (and PWA)
    • 1:00 PM
      Lunch
    • 7
      Session 2.3
      • a) Mesh config and MaDDash setup

        Hands-on

    • 3:30 PM
      Coffee Break
    • 8
      Session 2.4
      • a) pSConfig and Ansible

        Hands-on

      • b) PWA usage

        Hands-on

    • 9
      Session 3.1
      • a) Review day 2
      • b) pScheduler
    • 10:30 AM
      Coffee Break
    • 10
      Session 3.2
      • a) pScheduler usage

        Hands-on

    • 1:00 PM
      Lunch
    • 11
      Session 3.3
      • a) Use Cases
      • b) Troubleshooting
    • 3:30 PM
      Coffee Break
    • 12
      Session 3.4
      • a) General Review
      • b) Q&A and next steps