SonicWALL Network Security Basic Administration

SonicWALL Network Security Basic Administration Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

This course provides you with the background, knowledge, and hands-on experience to begin designing, implementing, and troubleshooting SonicWall security appliances running SonicOS firmware. This technical training covers configuration and deployment of the SonicOS firmware. You will become familiar with a wide spectrum of SonicWall’s innovative feature set, such as Unified Threat Management (UTM), Single Sign-On, VPN, SSL VPN, and Content Filtering Service. As you examine the wide array of security features SonicOS has to offer, you will learn validation of settings and troubleshooting techniques using SonicWall diagnostic tools.

Next Class Dates

Feb 12, 2018 – Feb 13, 2018
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM ET
519 8th Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
New York, NY 10018

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Intended Audience for this SonicWALL Network Security Basic Administration Course

  • » System engineers
  • » Channel partners
  • » Service partners
  • » End users

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SonicWALL Network Security Basic Administration Course Objectives

  • » Design, implement, and troubleshoot SonicWall security appliances running SonicOS Enhanced firmware
  • » Configure and deploy SonicOS Enhanced firmware
  • » Components of SonicWall's feature set
  • » Use SonicWall diagnostic tools to validate and troubleshoot

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SonicWALL Network Security Basic Administration Course Outline

      1. Course Introduction
        1. Course introduction
        2. Classroom environment
        3. Course materials
        4. Prerequisites
        5. Introductions
        6. Training and support options
      2. Operating System Fundamentals
        1. Registration
        2. OS fundamentals
        3. System backup and restore
        4. Knowledge check
      3. Scalability and Reliability
        1. WAN ISP failover and load balancing
        2. Policy-based routing
        3. High availability
        4. Knowledge check
      4. Secure Access and Content Control
        1. VPN: Gateway-to-gateway, hub and spoke, mesh
        2. Route-based VPN
        3. GVC with local user DB
        4. SSL VPN with local user database
        5. SSL VPN and global VPN client with LDAP authentication
        6. Content Filtering Service
        7. Content Filtering Service using Single Sign-On
        8. Knowledge check
      5. Unified Threat Management
        1. Unified Threat Management (UTM)
        2. Knowledge check
      6. Troubleshooting
        1. Troubleshooting Overview
        2. System Backup & Restore
        3. Diagnostic Tools
        4. Packet Capture
        5. Logs
        6. Knowledge check
      7. Labs:
        1. Updating the SonicOS Enhanced Firmware
        2. Initial Setup and Configuration
        3. SonicWall Administration
        4. NAT: Inbound Server Access
        5. WAN ISP Failover and Outbound Load
        6. Policy-Based Routing
        7. Site-to-Site VPN Settings
        8. Hub and Spoke VPN Settings
        9. Route-Based VPN
        10. Global VPN Client with Local Database
        11. SSL VPN with Local Database
        12. SSL VPN with LDAP Authentication
        13. Content Filtering Service with LDAP
        14. CFS with LDAP Authentication Using Single Sign-On
        15. Unified Threat Management

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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