Dave Phelan

Network Operations Trainer | APNIC

Dave Phelan

Dave comes to APNIC having worked in the Australian ISP and MSP community for the last 20 years in roles as diverse as carrier transmission networks, to System Administration, to core, edge and customer networks.  Having built a corporate ISP network from the ground up, he comes with an understanding of traps and pitfalls that most networks have, and do experience.

Areas of Interest:

BGP, IPv6, RPKI/ROA, Transmission Networks, Virtualisation, IP Telephony, Network Security, Automation.

09:00 - 17:30 Workshop

Sunday to Thursday 23-27th of Oct

Network Management and Monitoring


The objective of this tutorial 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.

Target Audience

Engineers, Network Managers and Operators, and Security policy makers who are interested in Network Management and Monitoring and want to gain an understanding of how to utilise various tools to improve network telemetry.
Tutorial topics

  • Fundamentals of Networking
  • Fundamentals of Linux
  • Introduction to NMM
  • Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) Fundamentals
  • Round-Robin Database (RRD) tool
  • Log management and Time series database
  • Flow monitoring

Workshop Agenda: https://wiki.apnictraining.net/nmm-20221023-mn