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CNS-320 Citrix ADC 12.x Advanced Concepts - Security, Management and Optimization

  • Length 5 days
  • Price  NZD 5500 exc GST
  • Version 12.x
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Why study this course

Learn how to configure your Citrix networking environment to address application services security requirements with Citrix Web App Firewall; automate and manage network services for scale-out of application architectures with Citrix Application Delivery Management; and optimise Citrix ADC-managed application delivery traffic.

This five day course for experienced Citrix networking architects, engineers and administrators will teach you to deploy and manage Web App Firewall to protect web applications against different types of attacks. It will also give you a practical understanding of Citrix Application Delivery Management capabilities for centralised management of multiple Citrix ADC platforms, orchestration of changes, transaction reporting, infrastructure visualisation and planning.

Please note: This course does not include an exam voucher. Citrix exams can be purchased and booked via Pearson VUE.

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What you’ll learn

  • Identify common web attacks and vulnerabilities

  • Write PERL compatible regular expressions

  • Understand how to operate the adaptive learning engine

  • Configure Citrix Web App Firewall to protect web applications

  • Utilise ADC 12.x Secure Insight to monitor, manage, and report on Application Services security

Citrix Partner Authorized Learning Center

Citrix at Lumify Work

Citrix provides server, application and desktop virtualisation, networking, software-as-a-service, and cloud computing technologies. Lumify Work is the most experienced provider of Citrix training in Australia with 15 years as a Citrix CALC (Citrix Authorised Learning Center).

Who is the course for?

Built for IT professionals with extensive App Delivery and Security and Citrix ADC experience. This course is built for IT Professionals who are responsible for defining the overall structure or architecture of a Citrix App Delivery and Security environment. This course encompasses advanced Citrix App Delivery and Security configurations and leading Citrix design principles.

Course subjects

Module 1: Citrix Web App Firewall Overview

  • The Business Problem

  • Industry Standards

  • Protection Methodologies

  • Introducing Citrix Web App Firewall

Module 2: Citrix Web App Firewall Profiles and Policies

  • Citrix Web App Firewall Policies

  • Citrix Web App Firewall Profiles

  • Citrix Web App Firewall Learning

  • Citrix Web App Firewall Engine Settings

Module 3: Implementing Citrix Web App Firewall Protections

  • Security Checks and Data Flow

  • Rules and Adaptive Learning

  • Signatures and Comment Stripping

  • Top-Level Protections

Module 4: Additional Citrix Web App Firewall Protections

  • Cookie Consistency

  • Advanced Form Protection Checks

  • URL Protections

  • Protecting Sensitive Data

Module 5: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Citrix Web App Firewall

  • Web App Firewall and Web Applications

  • Logging and Reporting

  • Customising Errors

  • Troubleshooting

Module 6: Security and Filtering

  • Application level Quality of Experience (AppQoE)

  • IP Reputation

  • Rate Limiting

  • HTTP Callout

Module 7: Authentication with Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)

  • What is SAML?

  • Configuring SAML on Citrix ADC

Module 8: Authentication with OAuth, OpenID, and nFactor

  • OAuth and OpenID

  • Configuring OAuth on Citrix ADC

  • Multi-Factor Authentication with nFactor

  • Configuring nFactor

Module 9: Application Delivery Management Introduction

  • An introduction to Application Delivery Management

  • Application Delivery Management Deployment and Configuration

  • Deploying Citrix Application Delivery Management in High Availability

  • Citrix Application Delivery Management Instance Management

Module 10: Managing and Monitoring Application Delivery Management

  • Inventory Management

  • User Management

  • Analytics and Automation

  • SSL Certificate Management

Module 11: Managing Citrix ADC Configuration

  • Application Management

  • StyleBooks

  • Configuration Management

Module 12: Citrix ADC Web Logging

  • Understanding Web Traffic

  • Installing and configuring ADC 12.x Web Logging

  • Troubleshooting ADC 12.x Web Logging

Module 13: Integrated Caching

  • Introduction to Integrated Caching

  • Static and Dynamic Content

  • Request and Response Process Flow

  • Understanding Cache Policies

  • Identifying Content Group Settings

Module 14: Front End Optimisation

  • Improving Content Delivery

  • Front-End Optimisation Use Cases

  • Understanding Minification

  • CSS Optimisations

Module 15: Tuning and Optimisation

  • Connections on the Citrix ADC

  • Connection Profiles

  • Queuing on the Citrix ADC

  • Connection Tuning Practices


Citrix recommends students prepare for this course by taking the following course:


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