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OpenFlow Tutorial


Monday, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Session Leaders

Vic Thomas, Luisa Nevers GENI Project Office

Tutorial Instructors

Vic Thomas
Luisa Nevers

Agenda / Details

The purpose of this tutorial is to get familiar with the OpenFlow Protocol, understands how it works and get some hands-on experience in writing your own OpenFlow controller. At the tutorial we will also review the current use of OpenFlow in GENI, demonstrate a simple setup and learn how you can setup your own experiment.


Before you come to the tutorial please make sure that you:

  1. GENI Tutorial VM. For this tutorial we are going to use the GENI tutorial VM. You are going to get an email about downloading a copy of the VM.
  2. Access to GENI. In this tutorial we are going to use GENI resources, you will receive an email about how to activate your access to the GENI Portal. Please follow the instructions before coming to the tutorial.

Also it would be useful is you are:

Please Arrive With:

Laptop with a recent version of Virtual Box.


Tutorial materials



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