South Asian Network Operators Group
A non-profit forum for Data Network Operators in South Asia

Event Chrono

SANOG 38 Nepal

18 July - 22 July, 2022

Workshop : 18 July - 21 July, 2022

Conference : 22 July 2022

SANOG 38 Workshop Details

Workshop 2 : Network Management, Monitoring & Security

Instructors: Dave Phelan (APNIC) and Dibya Khatiwada (APNIC Community Trainer)

Event : SANOG 38

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Duration : 4 Days

Date : 18-21 July, 2022

Location : Kathmandu, Nepal

Venue : Kathmandu Marriott Hotel

Hall : Karnali Hall, Level M, Marriott Kathmandu

Level of Study : Beginner/Intermediate

Maximum number of attendees : 30 delegates


The objective of this workshop is to introduce Network Management and Monitoring concepts by giving an overview of Network fundamentals, Linux fundamentals and exploring some of the Free Open-Source Software (FOSS) tools that can be utilised for Network Management and Monitoring.

Security is a broad topic that affects many aspects relating to end-users, applications, and infrastructure. This workshop also examines key concepts, protocols, policies, and practices to protect data and assets from potential attacks or abuse.

Course Outline:

Participants in this course will learn more about:

* Introduction to NMM

* SNMP Fundamentals

* Round-robin Database (RRD) Tool

* Log management and time series database

* Flow monitoring

* Network documentation

* Infrastructure Security

* Packet Analysis

* Security Frameworks & Incident Response


It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of:

* Network operations, Internet technologies, OSI reference model and TCP/IP.

* Basic command line (CLI) skills

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers with high-speed Wi-Fi (802.11a/g/n/ac) and administrative access to system. It is also recommended that laptops have Intel i5 or i7 processor, >=8GB of RAM and 30GB of free hard disk space.

We recommend the following Academy courses be completed before the start of the tutorial:

* Network security fundamentals

* Routing Fundamentals

* Linux Virtual Lab

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