GEC19 Tutorial: Intro to OpenFlow using POX

Live Stream Information

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Tuesday, 11:00am-12:30pm

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.


  • GEC19Agenda/GettingStartedWithGENI tutorial or equivalent experience with experimentation with GENI.
  • Use of ssh to log into machines. You must have an ssh client on your machine.
  • Basic familiarity with the UNIX command line.
  • Basic knowledge of networking concepts.

Tutorial materials

Instructions: GENIExperimenter/Tutorials/OpenFlowOVS

Slides: GEC19-OpenFlow-Tutorial.pptx

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