Fast Lane Immersion Workshops

Fast Lane’s Immersion Workshops are free, half-day (4 hour) learning sessions intended to help our customers immerse themselves in new technologies. Want to view past Immersion Workshops on-demand? Visit our Knowledge Library here.


Are you facing some, or all of these challenges?

  • Host mobility, without stretching subnets
  • Network segmentation
  • Deploying and managing a common policy for wired and wireless devices using multiple tools
  • Automating network device provisioning
  • Gaining invaluable insights and turning these into actions
  • Spending too much time troubleshooting

With SD-Access, you can easily overcome these challenges and provide your organization with the infrastructure and solutions to meet your business objectives. A new era in networking is upon us which can give you back valuable time and help your business grow in the digital era.

Come along to the SD-Access Immersion workshop where we will be showcasing the solution for you and include a comprehensive coverage of:

  • SD-Access architecture and components
  • Automation, Analytics and Assurance with DNA Center
  • Security and segmentation with ETA and TrustSec
  • The new Catalyst 9000 switches
  • Licensing
  • Design and Migration

We will bring this architecture to life for both wired and wireless clients by taking a closer look “under the hood."

Software-Defined Access (SD-Access) Immersion Workshop

Thursday, July 12th, 2018 @ 12:00PM EST

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Ansible is a radically simple IT automation engine that automates cloud provisioning, configuration management, application deployment, intra-service orchestration, and many other IT needs. Designed for multi-tier deployments since day one, Ansible models your IT infrastructure by describing how all of your systems inter-relate, rather than just managing one system at a time.

This immersion workshop will introduce you to Ansible automation and configuration management, provisioning, deploying, and managing compute infrastructure across cloud, virtual, and physical environments with Ansible.

In this half-day immersion workshop we’ll cover the following topics:

  • Ansible Essentials
  • What is Ansible and the Ansible Way?
  • Introduction to Playbooks
  • Introduction to Roles
  • Overview of Ansible Tower
  • And all with extensive demonstrations
Red Hat Ansible Essentials Immersion Workshop

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 @ 12:00PM EST

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OpenStack is a set of software tools for building and managing cloud computing platforms for public and private clouds. Backed by some of the biggest companies in software development and hosting, as well as thousands of individual community members, many think that OpenStack is the future of cloud computing.

Red Hat®’s OpenStack® Platform is a cloud computing platform that virtualizes resources from industry-standard hardware, organizes those resources into clouds, and manages them so users can access what they need—when they need it.

In this half-day immersion workshop we’ll cover the following topics:

  • Cloud computing
  • Red Hat OpenStack Platform
  • Compute, storage, and network in relation to Red Hat OpenStack Platform
  • High availability with Red Hat OpenStack Platform
  • Deploying Red Hat OpenStack Platform
Red Hat OpenStack Technical Immersion Workshop

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 @ 12:00PM EST

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