CNS220 – Citrix (NetScaler) ADC 12.x Essentials and Traffic ManagementDownload Course Outline
Title: Citrix (NetScaler) ADC 12.x Essentials and Traffic Management CNS220; 5 Days; Instructor-led
Description: Build your NetScaler knowledge and skills by enrolling in this five-day course. It covers NetScaler essentials-- platforms, architecture, licensing and functionality – and also focuses on traffic management, including content switching, traffic optimization and global server load balancing (GSLB). You will learn about key NetScaler capabilities such as high availability, security and performance, and explore SSL offload, load balancing and monitoring. The traffic management curriculum will cover AppExpert policy engines, the Rewrite and Responder features, content switching, and Security Insight. The course is designed for IT professionals with little or no NetScaler experience.
At Course Completion: Understand the functionalities and capabilities of Citrix NetScaler How to obtain, install, and manage NetScaler Licenses Comprehend basic NetScaler network architecture Understand how SSL is used to secure the NetScaler Optimize the NetScaler system for traffic handling and management Customize the NetScaler system for traffic flow and content-specific requirements Employ recommended tools and techniques to troubleshoot common NetScaler network and connectivity issues Configure advanced load balancing and explore the new GSLB wizard on the NetScaler system Identify the functionality and characteristics of the NetScaler CPX platform
Audience & Prerequisites: Built for IT Professionals working with NetScaler, with little or no previous NetScaler experience. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects interested in learning how to implement and manage NetScaler features using leading practices. Citrix recommends students prepare for this course by taking the following course: CNS102 NetScaler Overview.
Course Outline Details: Module 1: Getting Started Introduction to NetScaler Feature and Platform Overview Deployment Options Architectural Overview Setup and Management Module 2: Basic Networking Networking Topology NetScaler Components Routing Access Control Lists Module 3: NetScaler Platforms NetScaler MPX NetScaler VPX NetScaler CPX NetScaler SDX Module 4: High Availability NetScaler High Availability High Availability Configuration Managing High Availability Troubleshooting High Availability Module 5: Load Balancing Load Balancing Overview Load Balancing Methods and Monitors Load Balancing Traffic Types Load Balancing Protection Load Balancing Troubleshooting Module 6: SSL Offload SSL Overview SSL Configuration SSL Offload Troubleshooting SSL Offload SSL Vulnerabilities and Protections Module 7: Securing the NetScaler Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing Configuring External Authentication Admin Partitions Module 8: Troubleshooting NetScaler Logging Monitoring with SNMP Reporting and Diagnostics AppFlow Functions NetScaler Management and Analytics System (MAS) Troubleshooting Module 9: Classic Policies Policy Overview Basics of Content Filtering Module 10: Default Policies Default Policy Overview Default Expression Syntax Policy Bindings AppExpert Additional Features Module 11: Rewrite, Responder, and Traffic Management URL Transformation Rewrite Policies Responder Policies DNS Rewrite and Responder URL Transformation Module 12: Content Switching Content Switching Overview Content Switching Configuration Module 13: Optimization NetScaler Optimization Overview HTTP Compression Integrated Caching Front-End Optimization Module 14: Global Server Load Balancing GSLB Overview GSLB Architecture Content-Switching GSLB GSLB MEP and Monitoring Customizing GSLB Module 15: Clustering NetScaler Clustering Overview NetScaler Cluster Configuration
Start Date: 03/04/2019
End Date: 03/08/2019