CNS-227 - Deploy and Manage Citrix ADC 13.x with Citrix Gateway (CNS-227)

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.

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This course requires little to no previous experience with Citrix ADC; however, Citrix recommends a basic understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP, and of the OSI model, network devices, and networking protocols.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: Getting Started

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

Module 2: Basic Networking

Networking Topology
Citrix ADC Components
Access Control Lists

Module 3: ADC Platforms

Citrix ADC MPX
Citrix ADC VPX
Citrix ADC CPX
Citrix ADC SDX
Citrix ADC BLX

Module 4: High Availability

Citrix ADC High Availability
High Availability Configuration
Managing High Availability
In-Service Software Upgrade
Troubleshooting High Availability

Module 5: Load Balancing

Load Balancing Overview
Load Balancing Methods and Monitors
Load Balancing Traffic Types
Load Balancing Protection
Priority Load Balancing
Load Balancing Troubleshooting

Module 6: SSL Offloading

SSL Overview
SSL Configuration
SSL Offload
Troubleshooting SSL Offload
SSL Vulnerabilities and Protections

Module 7: Security

Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing
Configuring External Authentication
Admin Partitions

Module 8: Monitoring and Troubleshooting

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

Module 9: Citrix Gateway

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

Module 10: AppExpert Expressions

Introduction to AppExpert Policies
Default Policies
Explore Citrix ADC Gateway Policies
Policy Bind Points
Using AppExpert with Citrix Gateway

Module 11: Authentication, Authorization, and Secure Web Gateway

Authentication and Authorization
Multi-Factor Authentication
nFactor Visualizer
SAML authentication

Module 12: Managing Client Connections

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

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 Workspace App
Access Fallback
SmartControl and SmartAccess for ICA

Module 14: Configuring Citrix Gateway

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