12-14 December 2018
IT Centre, University of Peradeniya
Asia/Colombo timezone

Annual NOC meeting 2018 is to review the progress you have made on deployment of Eduroam, IPv6, proper Identity stores in your campus. This meeting will include progress review, a hands-on workshop on advanced use of pfSense® as an institutional firewall and visualization of inbound/outbound traffic and explanation of the procedure to register your identity provider with the LEARN identity federation.

The whole program targets the most senior network/systems engineers from LEARN member institutions

Venue: Information Technology Center, University of Peradeniya

  • Duration: 3 days
  • Class size: 60
  • Target group: Most senior network/systems engineers from LEARN member institutions (one who deals with the campus network)
  • Program Level: Advance
  • Course fee: free of charge (two nights accommodation sharing basis, refreshment, lunch, dinner and break-first will be provided)
  • Date: 12th to 14th Dec 2018
  • Prerequisite: Linux Basis. Ref. https://ws.learn.ac.lk/wiki/linux2016

Note: Participant are requested to bring a laptop (4+ GB RAM, 25GB free disk space) with VirtualBox  hypervisor installed


  • Day 01 NOC Meeting
    • Progress review of deployment of Eduroam, IPv6 and proper identity stores - 10 minutes presentation from each Institutions
  • Day 02 - Day 03
    • Advance use of pfSense® for fire-walling, visualization of inbound/outbound traffic and setting up a captive portal
    • procedure to register institutional identity provider with the LEARN identity federation

Call of Institutional Nominations Opening: 14th Nov 2018
Call of Institutional Nominations Closing: 30th Nov 2018

Selection announced: 03rd Dec 2018
Online Registration Opening: 03rd Dec 2018

Online Registration Closing:  11th Dec 2018 (1400 IST)

You may use the below attached form to send the nominations through email or by registered post.

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