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Interested in trying out SONiC? Here are the resources for you to get started with SONiC and get involved in the community. Don’t hesitate to contact us at if you have any questions.

Get involved in the community

User Stories

How SONiC is deployed in real-world scenarios, addressing diverse networking challenges across different industries


Sources for users and developers including SONiC roadmap planning, troubleshooting guide and more

Get Started

SONiC user manual with quick start guide, configurations and step-by-step troubleshooting


Configuration database with configuration commands schema applied in the SONiC ecosystem


Frequently asked questions about SONiC and its community

Command Reference

Command Line Interface Guide with a complete list of commands that are supported in SONiC

Connect with the community

Mailing Lists

Discussion threads for the Governing Board, Technical Steering Committee (TSC) and broad community


News, content and events from the SONiC project and community


News, content and events from the SONiC project and community


Video content including recordings from community meeting, events and more


Channels for project announcements, TSC and general discussions

Become a SONiC member

Join SONiC community and shape the future of NOS