CNS-222 - Citrix (NetScaler) ADC 12.x Essentials and Citrix Gateway (CNS-222)

Expand your Citrix networking knowledge and skills by enrolling in this five-day course. It covers Citrix ADC essentials, including secure load balancing, high availability and operations management, and also focuses on Citrix Gateway. You will learn to deliver secure remote access to apps and desktops integrating Citrix Virtual Apps and Citrix Desktops with Citrix Gateway.




This course is best suited for IT professionals, with little or no previous Citrix networking experience, who will be deploying or managing Citrix ADC, or Citrix Gateway environments.

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Prerequisites


Citrix recommends students prepare for this course by taking the following course: Citrix ADC eLearning bundle Overview

Detailed Class Syllabus


Module 1: Introduction to Citrix Networking


Introduction to Citrix ADC
Feature and Platform Overview
Deployment Options
Architectural Overview
Setup and Management

Module 2: Networking Topologies


Citrix networking components
Routing
Access Control Lists

Module 3: Citrix Networking Platforms


Citrix MPX
Citrix VPX
Citrix CPX
Citrix SDX

Module 4: Citrix ADC High Availability


Citrix ADC 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: Citrix ADC Logging


Monitoring with SNMP
Reporting and Diagnostics
AppFlow Functions
Citrix Application Delivery Management
Troubleshooting

Module 8: Citrix Gateway


Introduction to Citrix Gateway
Advantages and Utilities of Citrix Gateway
Citrix Gateway Configuration

Module 9: Classic Policies


Introduction to Unified Gateway
Advantages and Utilities of Unified Gateway
Unified Gateway Configuration

Module 10: AppExpert Expressions


Introduction to AppExpert Policies
Classic v. Default Policies
Explore Citrix ADC Gateway Policies
Policy Bind Points

Module 11: Rewrite, Responder, and URL Transformation


Rewrite Policies
Responder Policies
DNS Rewrite and Responder
URL Transformation

Module 12: Managing Client Connections


Introduction to Client Connections
Session Policies and Profiles
Pre and Post Authentication Policies
Citrix Gateway Deployment Options

Module 13: Integration for Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops


Virtual Apps and Desktop Integration
Citrix Gateway Integration
Citrix Gateway WebFront
ICA Proxy
Clientless Access and Receiver
Access Fallback
SmartControl and SmartAccess for ICA

Module 14: Configuring Citrix Gateway


Working with Apps on Citrix Gateway
RDP Proxy
Portal Themes and EULA