CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway

CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

Price: $5,000.00

Expand your NetScaler knowledge and skills by enrolling in this five-day course. It covers NetScaler essentials, including secure load balancing, high availability and operations management, and also focuses on Unified Gateway, and NetScaler Gateway. You will learn to deliver secure remote access to apps and desktops integrating XenApp and XenDesktop with Unified Gateway and NetScaler Gateway. This course is best suited for IT professionals, with little or no previous NetScaler experience, who will be deploying or managing NetScaler, NetScaler Gateway or Unified Gateway environments.

Next Class Dates

Oct 9, 2017 – Oct 13, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
Oct 30, 2017 – Nov 3, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
Nov 27, 2017 – Dec 1, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
Dec 18, 2017 – Dec 22, 2017
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET

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Intended Audience for this CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway Course

  • » 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 deploy or manage NetScaler, NetScaler Gateway, or Unified Gateway environments.

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Course Prerequisites for CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway

  • » Basic Networking
  • » Windows and Linux Server administration
  • » Experience with Citrix virtualization technologies, such as XenDesktop and XenApp
  • » Experience with Microsoft SQL Server or enterprise database servers
  • » Experience with Active Directory and Group Policy

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CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway Course Objectives

  • » Identify the functionality and capabilities of the NetScaler
  • » Explain basic NetScaler network architecture
  • » Identify the steps and components to secure the NetScaler
  • » Configure Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing
  • » Integrate NetScaler Gateway with XenApp, XenDesktop and other Citrix components

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CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway Course Outline

      1. Introduction to NetScaler
        1. Feature and Platform Overview
        2. Deployment Options
        3. Architectural Overview
        4. Setup and Management
      2. Networking Topologies
        1. NetScaler Components
        2. Routing
        3. Access Control Lists
      3. NetScaler Platforms
        1. NetScaler MPX
        2. NetScaler VPX
        3. NetScaler CPX
        4. NetScaler SDX
      4. NetScaler High Availability
        1. High Availability Configuration
        2. Managing High Availability
        3. Troubleshooting High Availability
      5. Load Balancing
        1. Load Balancing Overview
        2. Load Balancing Methods and Monitors
        3. Load Balancing Traffic Types
        4. Load Balancing Protection
        5. Load Balancing Troubleshooting
      6. SSL Overview
        1. SSL Configuration
        2. SSL Offload
        3. Troubleshooting SSL Offload
        4. SSL Vulnerabilities and Protections
      7. Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing
        1. NetScaler MPX
        2. NetScaler VPX
        3. NetScaler CPX
        4. NetScaler SDX
      8. NetScaler Logging
        1. Monitoring with SNMP
        2. Reporting and Diagnostics
        3. AppFlow Functions
        4. NetScaler Management and Analytics System (MAS)
        5. Troubleshooting
      9. Unified Gateway
        1. Introduction to Unified Gateway
        2. Advantages and Utilities of Unified Gateway
        3. Unified Gateway Configuration
      10. AppExpert Expressions
        1. Introduction to AppExpert Policies
        2. Classic v. Default Policies
        3. Explore NetScaler Gateway Policies
        4. Policy Bind Points
      11. Authentication and Authorization
        1. Authentication and Authorization
        2. Multi-Factor Authentication
        3. Authentication and Authorization Policies
        4. Authentication Troubleshooting
      12. Managing Client Connections
        1. Introduction to Client Connections
        2. Session Policies and Profiles
        3. Pre and Post Authentication Policies
        4. NetScaler Gateway Deployment Options
      13. Integration for XenDesktop and XenApp Solutions
        1. XenApp and XenDesktop Integration
        2. NetScaler Gateway Integration
        3. NetScaler WebFront
        4. ICA Proxy
        5. Clientless Access and Receiver
        6. Access Fallback
        7. SmartControl and SmartAcess for ICA
      14. Configuring Unified Gateway
        1. Working with Apps on Unified Gateway
        2. RDP Proxy
        3. Portal Themes and EULA
      15. NetScaler Insight Center
        1. Introduction to NetScaler Insight
        2. Understanding AppFlow
        3. Components for NetScaler Insight
        4. HDX Insight and Gateway Insight

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This training prepares students for the following exam(s):

  • » 1Y0-253 : Implementing Citrix NetScaler 10.5 for App and Desktop Solutions exam
  • » 1Y0-351 : Citrix NetScaler 10.5 Essentials for Networking exam

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Do you have the right background for CNS-222: Citrix NetScaler 12.x Essentials and Unified Gateway?

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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Award winning, world-class Instructors

Michael G.
- Over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer.
- An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, as well as select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.
- High-skilled and acclaimed instructor. Has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning.

Bio:

Michael has over 22 years of professional experience in the IT field, including more than a decade as a Certified Trainer. An expert in Cisco's Routing, Switching, Security, Voice and Wireless areas, Michael also teaches select Microsoft, Novell, CompTIA, Sun and CWNP courses.

Michael's dedication and passion for teaching is unmatched. He has trained over 900 students at Netcom Learning since 2006 and his evaluation scores average 8.7 out of 9.
Jessy S.
- Citrix expert with an extensive number of Citrix certifications such as CCI, CCA, CCAA, and MCSA to name a few.
- Strong experience with system designs, project planning, and implementation of network resources for companies across US, Eastern Russia and Asia.
- First certified in 1974 in Electronics Design and since then working in the IT field.

Bio:

Jessy is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) as well as a Citrix Certified Instructor (CCI) working in the IT field since 1974, with a focus on integration and training. He holds more than 9 Citrix certifications, making him a true Citrix expert, and sharing the NetCom Learning values of becoming a lifelong learner.

Jessy has a strong background in system designs, project planning, and implementation of network resources. He has worked for companies across US, Eastern Russia and Asia and now focuses on Citrix training, where he recognized as one of the top trainers in Citrix technology and certifications.

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