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Training Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration – 5 days

Class overview :

In this Citrix XenServer 6.0 training course, students are provided the foundational knowledge necessary to effectively install, configure, administer, and troubleshoot XenServer 6.0 and Provisioning Services 6.0. Students will have the opportunity to apply that foundational knowledge through the use of hands-on labs.

Class goals :

In this Citrix XenServer 6.0 training course, students will learn skills necessary to configure and administer XenServer 6.0, XenCenter, and Provisioning Services 6.0. Through hands-on labs, students will gain experience with:

  • Installing and Implementing XenServer
  • Creating and Managing Virtual Machines
  • Configuring the Network
  • Configuring Storage
  • Creating, Configuring, and Managing Resource Pools
  • Configuring the Distributed Virtual Switch (DVS)
  • Configuring Workload Balancing (WLB)
  • Configuring High Availability, Back up, and Restore
  • Managing and Troubleshooting Hosts
  • Installing and Configuring Provisioning Services
  • Managing vDisks

Content of Citrix XenServer 6.0 Administration

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Training Architecting a Citrix Virtualization Solution – 5 days

Class overview :

The CVA-500-1 Architecting a Citrix Virtualization Solution courseware teaches Citrix architects how to analyze and design a comprehensive Citrix virtualization solution. Based on the Citrix Consulting Services Methodology, the course will provide students with the key considerations for managing the project, assessing environment readiness and risks and designing the appropriate solution according to Citrix best practices.

Class goals :

Students will gain real-world insight from the field and practice assessment and design exercises based on challenging, enterprise-level scenarios.

Content of Architecting a Citrix Virtualization Solution

Project Management

  • Overview: Objectives
  • Citrix Consulting Methodology
  • Assessment and Design Projects
  • Documentation

Business Goals

  • 3-to-5 Year Plan
  • Growth
  • IT Projects

User Community

  • User Groups
  • Endpoints
  • Usage Habits
  • User Locations
  • User Satisfaction

Operating System Delivery

  • Desktop Images
  • Image Build Process
  • Desktop Maintenance

Application Delivery

  • General Applications
  • Special Applications
  • Application Virtualization

Server Virtualization

  • Current Solution
  • Physical Server Assessment

Infrastructure

  • Server Hardware
  • Network Architecture
  • Windows Server and Active Directory
  • Enterprise Storage
  • Databases

Security and Personalization

  • Authentication
  • Permissions
  • A/V
  • Logon Scripts
  • Profiles
  • Active Directory Policies

Operations and Support

  • Monitoring and Management
  • Testing and Change Control
  • Support
  • Disaster Recovery

Conceptual Architecture

  • Executive Summary
  • Enterprise Design

Virtualization Infrastructure Design

  • Virtualized Components
  • Server Hardware
  • Network Configuration
  • High Availability
  • Storage
  • Resource Pool Design
  • Capacity Planning
  • Physical Server Migration

Operating System Delivery Design

  • Provisioning Services Operating System
  • Hardware
  • Capacity Planning
  • HA
  • Cache
  • Farm Design
  • A/V
  • Bootstrap Redundancy
  • Device Collections
  • Optimization
  • SQL Database
  • vDisk Storage Location
  • Enterprise Storage
  • vDisk Type
  • Write Cache Encryption

Application Delivery Design

  • Applications
  • Integration
  • Application Streaming Cache
  • Optimizations

Desktop Delivery Design

  • Desktop Delivery Controller
  • Farm Design
  • Virtual Machine Specifications
  • Desktop Groups
  • Desktop Images
  • Profiles Design
  • Policy Design
  • Desktop Monitoring

Access Design

  • Resource Delivery
  • Access Scenarios
  • Access Gateway Deployment Modes
  • Server Load Balancing

Delivery Optimization

  • ICA Acceleration
  • WAN Acceleration
  • Branch Repeater and Access Gateway Integration

Business Continuity Design

  • Component Failover
  • Site Failover
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Training XenDesktop and Citrix XenServer Fast Track – 5 days

Class overview :

This course is the combined CXD2021 – Citrix XenDesktop 5 Administration and the CXS2022 – Citrix XenServer 5.6 Administration.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, will have learnt about:

  • XenServer
    • Configuring a XenServer virtualization server
    • Managing a XenServer using XenCenter
    • Creating Windows and Linux virtual machines
    • Creating XenServer resource pools and connecting to remote storage
    • Using XenMotion and automatic virtual machine placement
    • Creating Templates and using Lifecycle operations
  • XenDesktop
    • Determine the best Flexcast delivery model for each user group
    • Build a XenDesktop proof-of-concept environment
    • Configure a XenServer host for desktop delivery
    • Build and configure a production XenDesktop site
    • Manage virtual desktops as a single entity by creating a desktop catalog
    • Modify a desktop image without impacting user productivity
    • Restrict or allow certain XenDesktop features using policies
    • Monitor site activity and troubleshoot issues in Desktop Director
    • Install and configure Provisioning services
    • Copy a desktop image to a virtual disk that can be streamed to virtual and physical target devices
    • Identify the XenClient infrastructure
    • Install and configure Synchronizer for XenClient

Content of XenDesktop and Citrix XenServer Fast Track

XenServer

  • Module 1: XenServer Introduction
  • Module 2: XenServer and XenCenter Installation
  • Module 3: Windows Virtual Machines
  • Module 4: Linux Virtual Machines
  • Module 5: Templates and Life-Cycle Operations
  • Module 7: Resource Management
  • Module 8: Networking
  • Module 10: Storage
  • Module 11: Resource Pools

XenDesktop

  • Module 1: Introducing Xenserver
  • Module 2: Configuring the Hypervisor for Desktop Delivery
  • Module 3: Installing and Configuring XenDesktop
  • Module 4: Managing Desktop Catalogs and Groups
  • Module 5: Customizing the User Experience
  • Module 6: Monitoring XenDesktop Sites
  • Module 7: Streaming Desktops to Virtual and Physical Machines
  • Module 8: Creating a Shared vDisk
  • Module 9: Administering Provisioning Services Components
  • Module 10: Delivering Local VM Desktops
XenDesktop and Citrix XenServer Fast Track
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Training Citrix XenApp 6.5 Advanced Administration – 5 days

Class overview :

This course provides learners with the skills necessary to monitor, maintain, optimize and troubleshoot Citrix XenApp 6.5 environments running on Windows Server 2008 R2 software. Learners are introduced to the tools used to monitor the XenApp farm, record farm activity and generate reports.

Class goals :

On completion of this course, students will have learnt about:

  • Troubleshooting the XenApp environment
  • Scaling the XenApp environment
  • Creating farm redundancy
  • Maintaining the XenApp environment
  • Optimizing the XenApp environment
  • Optimizing printing
  • Monitoring XenApp with standard utilities
  • Monitoring XenApp with EdgeSight
  • Securing XenApp

Content of Citrix XenApp 6.5 Advanced Administration

Module 1: Troubleshooting the XenApp Environment

  • Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Logon Issues
  • User Sessions
  • Server Resources
  • Exercise 1-1: Troubleshooting an AppCenter Issue
  • Exercise 1-2: Troubleshooting Web Interface and XML Issues
  • Exercise 1-3: Troubleshooting Launching a Hosted Application
  • Exercise 1-4: Troubleshooting Streaming Applications

Module 2: Scaling the XenApp Environment

  • Farm Configuration Recommendations
  • Farm Scalability
  • Scripted Installation
  • Server Build Scripting
  • XenApp Server Templates
  • Data Store Database Migration
  • Dedicated Data Collector
  • Web Interface Planning
  • Delivery Services
  • XenApp and XenDesktop Integration
  • XenApp and Provisioning Services Integration
  • XenApp and Merchandising Server Integration
  • Exercise 2-1: Preparing to Clone a XenApp Server
  • Exercise 2-2: Cloning a XenApp Server
  • Exercise 2-3: Preparing a XenApp Server for Scripted Configuration
  • Exercise 2-4: Performing a Scripted Configuration

Module 3: Creating Farm Redundancy

  • Eliminating Single Points of Failure
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Load Balancing
  • XenApp and NetScaler Integration
  • Exercise 3-1: Load Balancing Web Interface and XML Services Using Citrix NetScaler
  • Exercise 3-2: Testing Load Balancing through Citrix NetScaler
  • Exercise: 3-3: Installing and Configuring Web Interface on Citrix NetScaler

Module 4: Maintaining the XenApp Environment

  • Farm Setting Migration
  • Data Store Database Maintenance
  • Data Store Database Recovery
  • Local Host Cache
  • XML Service Overview
  • Routine Operations
  • Power and Capacity Management
  • Exercise 4-1: Updating the Mozilla Firefox Streaming Profile
  • Exercise 4-2: Performing Data Store Maintenance Commands
  • Exercise 4-3: Configuring Power and Capacity Management
  • Exercise 4-4: Creating a Restart Schedule for the XenApp Servers

Module 5: Optimizing the XenApp Environment

  • Performance Tuning
  • Windows Server Tuning for XenApp
  • XenApp Tuning
  • Virtual Memory Optimization
  • CPU Optimization
  • Virtual Machine Sizing
  • Multi-Streaming
  • Accelerating ICA Traffic with Branch Repeater
  • QoS through Branch Repeater
  • Exercise 5-1: Enabling Multi-Stream ICA Policies for Specific ICA Traffic
  • Exercise 5-2: Enabling CPU and Memory Optimization

Module 6: Optimizing the User Environment

  • Access methods
  • Application Compatibility
  • Application Streaming
  • General Guidelines For Improving Application Performance
  • User Profiles
  • Session Pre-Launch
  • User Connection Configuration
  • Exercise 6-1: Configuring Profile Management
  • Exercise 6-2: Profiling an Application Requiring A Service
  • Exercise 6-3: Configuring Session Pre-Launch

Module 7: Optimizing Printing

  • Printing Architecture Review
  • Managing Printers
  • Citrix Universal Printer
  • Printing Performance Policies
  • Non-Native Printer Drivers
  • Printer Driver Isolation
  • Printing Tools
  • Troubleshooting Printing
  • Exercise 7-1: Verifying Printer Driver Compatibility with XenApp
  • Exercise 7-2: Replicating Print Drivers Using PowerShell
  • Exercise 7-3: Troubleshooting a Printer Issue with the Citrix Group Policy Modeling Wizard

Module 8: Securing XenApp

  • Setting Rights and Permissions
  • XenVault
  • SSL Certificates
  • XenApp Security with Access Gateway
  • Exercise 8-1: Creating and Distributing a Root CA Certificate
  • Exercise 8-2: Encrypting External ICA Traffic Using ICA Proxy
  • Exercise 8-3: Restricting External Application Access
  • Exercise 8-4: Encrypting XML Traffic With SSL Relay

Module 9: Monitoring XenApp with Standard Utilities

  • XenApp Monitoring
  • XenApp Utilities
  • Citrix Utilities
  • Third-party tools
  • Execise 9-1: Using Desktop Director to View Session Data
  • Exercise 9-2: Monitoring XenApp using Performance Monitor
  • Exercise 9-3: Monitoring XenApp Using Command Line Utilities

Module 10: Monitoring XenApp with EdgeSight

  • EdgeSight Components
  • Real-Time Information
  • Reports
  • Alerts
  • Active Application Monitoring
  • Exercise 10-1: Viewing EdgeSight Historical Data
  • Exercise 10-2: Viewing EdgeSight Real-Time Data
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Training Citrix XenApp 6.5 Basic Administration – 5 days

Class overview :

Citrix XenApp 6.5 Basic Administration (CXA-206-1I) training course provides the foundation necessary for administrators to effectively centralize and manage applications in the datacenter and instantly deliver them as a service to users anywhere.

Class goals :

On completion of this course, students will have learnt about:

  • Introducing XenApp
  • Licensing XenApp
  • Installing XenApp
  • Administrative Configuration
  • Installing and Configuring Web Interface
  • Delivering Applications and Content
  • Streaming Applications
  • Configuring Policies
  • Configuring Load Management
  • Optimizing the User Experience
  • Configuring Self Service Applications
  • Configuring Printing
  • XenApp Security
  • Monitoring XenApp
  • Additional Components

Content of Citrix XenApp 6.5 Basic Administration

Module 1: Introducing Basic Administration for Citrix XenApp 6

  • XenApp Editions
  • XenApp Features
  • XenApp Architecture:
    • XenApp Components
    • Single and Multiple Farm Environments
    • XenApp Servers: Session host-only and Controllers
    • Data Store
    • Data Store Updates and the Local Host Cache
    • Independent Management Architecture
    • Data Collectors
    • Data Collector Election
    • Zones
    • Additonal XenApp Components
  • AppCenter

Module 2: Licensing XenApp

  • Overview
  • To License XenApp
    • Licensing Communication
    • License Communication Process
    • License Types
    • Citrix License Server
    • Microsoft Remote Desktop Services
    • Remote Desktop Licensing
    • Additional Licensing Considerations
  • License Administration Console
    • Port Configuration
    • Delegated Administrators in the License Administration Console
  • Installing Licensing
    • Manual Installation and Configuration
    • Removing Licensing
    • License Server Considerations
  • License File Management
    • Obtaining License Files
    • To Add License Files
    • Subscription Advantage
  • High Availability Considerations
    • Additional License Server Processes
    • License Server Clustering

Module 3: Installing XenApp

  • Overview
  • XenApp Server Role Manager
  • Hardware Requirements
  • Software Requirements
  • Installation Decisions
  • Server Configuration Tool
  • Dyamic Data Center Provisioning
  • Role-based Uninstall
  • XenApp Configuration Options
    • Which Farm or Zones Will Be Used in the Environment?
    • Which Server Will Be Used as the License Server?
    • Which Database Engine Will Be Used for the Data Store Database?
    • Will Shadowing Be Enabled?
    • On Which Port Will the Citrix XML Service Run?
    • When Will Users Be Added to the Local Remote Desktop Users Group?
    • Will Pass-through Authentication Be Used in the Environment?
    • Will Information in the Data Store and Configuration Logging Databases be Protected with IMA Encryption?
  • Web Interface Installation Decisions

Module 4: Configuring XenApp Administration

  • Overview
  • Worker Groups
    • Managing Worker Groups
  • Administrator Privilege Levels
    • Creating Administrator Accounts
    • Configuring Administrator Permissions
    • Configuring Folder Permissions
    • Delegating Administration
  • Configuration Logging
    • Creating the Configuration Logging Database
    • Configuration Logging Database Settings
    • Enabling Configuration Logging

Module 5: Installing and Configuring Web Interface

  • Overview
  • Web Interface Ports
    • Web Interface Communication Process
  • Web Interface Installation
    • Installing the Web Interface
  • Site Creation
    • Creating a Web Interface Site
    • Site Creation Considerations
    • XenApp Web Site Configuration Options
    • XenApp Services Site Configuration
  • Web Interface Site Modification
    • Modifying the Web Interface Configuration File
    • Using the Web Interface Management Console
  • Specifying Citrix Plug-in Backup URLs
  • Site Appearance
    • Site Customization Options
    • Session Preferences
    • Session Options
    • User Options
  • Workspace Control
    • Workspace Control Functionality
    • Workspace Control Configuration Options
    • Workspace Control User Customization
    • Configuring Workspace Control
    • Session Termination
  • Citrix Plug-ins and Web Interface
    • Plug-in Deployment Options
    • Automatically Detecting Plug-ins
    • Client Detection
  • Authentication Configuration
    • Authentication Options
    • Generic RADIUS Support
    • Explicit Authentication
    • Pass-through Authentication
    • Smart Card Authentication
    • Citrix XML Service Trust Relationships
  • Secure Access Configuration
    • Access Methods
    • Network Address Translation
    • Network Address Translation Access Types
  • Server Configuration
    • Configuring Multiple Farms
    • Adding Farms
    • Configuring Load Balancing
    • Enabling Fault Tolerance
    • Specifying the XML Communication Port
    • Ticket Expiration Settings
  • Web Interface Site Removal
  • Troubleshooting Web Interface Issues

Module 6: Delivering Applications and Content

  • Overview
  • Published Resources
    • Published Resource Types
    • Resource Publishing Phases
    • Resource Name and Location
    • Server Assignment
    • Configured or Anonymous Accounts
    • Users and Groups
    • Resource Publishing Settings
  • VM Hosted Apps
    • Components of VM Hosted Apps
  • Organizing Published Resources for Users
  • Advanced Published Resource Settings
    • Access Control
    • Content Redirection
    • Implementing Resource Limits and Client Options
    • Configuring Resource Appearance
  • Published Resource Configuration
    • Session Pre-Launch
    • Managing Connections to Resources
    • Disabling or Hiding a Published Resource
  • Troubleshooting Application Delivery Issues

Module 7: Streaming Applications

  • Overview
  • Application Streaming
    • Application Streaming Benefits
    • Application Streaming Components
    • Application Streaming Communication Process
    • Streaming App-V Packages
  • Citrix Offline Plug-in
    • Citrix Offline Plug-in Cache
    • Citrix Offline Plug-in Installation
  • Citrix Streaming Profiler
    • Profiling Process
    • Installing the Citrix Streaming Profiler
    • Creating a Profile
    • Profile Security Setting
    • Targets
    • Inter-Isolation Communication
    • Profile Preference Settings
    • Profile System Requirements
    • Profile Installation Types
    • Profile Properties
    • Known Limits for Profiling Applications
    • Target Properties
    • Upgrading an Application in a Target
  • Application Delivery Methods
  • The Use Web Delivery Method
  • To Stream to Servers
  • Publishing a Streamed Application
    • Specifying an Alternate Profile for a Published Application
    • Enabling the Least-Privileged User Account
  • Configuring Sites for Streaming Applications
    • Support for Both Remote and Streaming Applications
  • Offline Access Management
    • Indirect Membership to the Offline Access List
    • Providing Offline Access
    • Offline Access Period
    • Renewing Offline Access Period
    • Application Caching
    • Pre-Deployment of Streaming Applications
  • Troubleshooting Streaming Issues

Module 8: Configuring Policies

  • Overview
  • Group Policy Integration
    • IMA-based Group Policies
    • Group Policy Extensions
    • Group Policy Architecture
  • Policy Evaluation
    • Policy Application Process
    • Policy Processing and Precedence
    • Policy Changes Example
    • Policy Precedence Exceptions
  • Policy Rules
  • Support for Policy Templates
  • Policy Filtering
  • Policy Modeling

Module 9: Configuring Load Management

  • Overview
  • Load Manager
  • Load Balancing
    • Load Balancing Process
  • Load Calculation
    • Load Calculations
  • Load Evaluator Configuration
    • Creating Custom Load Evaluators
    • Thresholds for Load Management
    • Assigning Load Evaluators to Servers and Applications
  • Load Balancing Policies
    • Creating Load Balancing Policies
    • Force Application Streaming
  • Preferential Load Balancing
    • Preferential Load Balancing Example
    • Preferential Load Balancing Considerations
  • Troubleshooting Load Management Issues

Module 10: Optimizing the User Experience

  • Overview
  • Optimizing Session Performance
    • Enabling Display Settings
  • HDX Broadcast Session Reliability
    • Enabling HDX Broadcast Session Reliability
  • HDX Broadcast Session Reliability Considerations
  • HDX RealTime
    • Enabling HDX RealTime
    • Understanding HDX RealTime Design Considerations
  • HDX Plug-n-Play
    • Enabling HDX Plug-n-Play
    • Understanding HDX Plug-n-Play Design Considerations
  • HDX MediaStream Windows Media Redirection
  • HDX MediaStream Flash Redirection
  • HDX 3D Image Acceleration
    • Enabling HDX 3D Image Acceleration
  • HDX 3D Progressive Display
    • Enabling HDX 3D Progressive Display
  • User Profiles
    • Differentiating User Profile Types
    • Redirecting User Data
    • Managing User Profiles
    • Enabling Profile Management
    • Understanding the Profile Management Logon Process
  • Troubleshooting User Experience Issues

Module 11: Configuring Self-Service Applications

  • Overview
  • Self-Service Applications Technologies
  • Citrix Receiver
    • Citrix Receiver for Windows
    • Citrix Receiver for Macintosh
  • Citrix Merchandising Server
    • Citrix Merchandising Server Architecture
  • Plug-ins
    • Supported Plug-ins, Clients and Receivers
    • Plug-in Delivery
    • Client for Java
    • Installation Considerations
  • Troubleshooting Self-Service Application Issues

Module 12: Configuring Printing

  • Overview
  • Printing Concepts
    • Printing Definitions
    • Printer Types
    • Printing Security
  • Default Printing Behavior
    • Altering the Default Printing Behavior
  • Printer Provisioning
    • User Self-Provisioning
    • Printer Auto-Creation
  • Printing Pathways
    • Network Printing Pathway
    • Client Printing Pathway
    • Printing Pathway Demonstration
  • Printer Drivers
    • Printer Driver Types
  • Citrix Universal Printing
    • Enhanced MetaFile Format
    • Print Preview
    • Citrix Universal Printer
    • Configuring Citrix Universal Printing
  • Administrator-Assigned Network Printers
    • Adding a Network Printer
    • Editing Network Printer Settings
    • Specifying the Default Printer
  • Workspace Control and Proximity Printing
    • Configuring Proximity Printing
  • Printing Preferences
    • Printing Properties
    • Printing Preference Hierarchy
    • Configuring Printer Property Retention
  • Printing Bandwidth
  • Troubleshooting Printing Issues

Module 13: Securing XenApp

  • Overview
  • XenApp Security Solutions
  • SecureICA
  • Citrix SSL Relay
    • SSL Relay Communication
    • Configuring SSL Relay
  • Access Gateway
    • Access Gateway Deployment Scenarios
    • Access Gateway Communications
    • Digital Certificates
    • Securing Access to Hosted Applications
    • SmartAccess
  • Web Interface Configuration
    • Access Methods
    • Access Gateway Settings
    • Configuring Web Interface for Access Gateway Connections
  • Security Configuration Best Practices
  • Troubleshooting Access Gateway with XenApp

Module 14: Monitoring XenApp

  • Overview
  • Health Monitoring and Recovery
  • Service Monitoring for XenApp
    • Service Monitoring Components
    • Service Monitoring Communication
  • License Usage Monitoring
    • Configuring License Alerts
    • Viewing License Usage
    • Viewing Historical License Data
  • Workflow Studio Overview
    • Workflow Studio Architecture
    • Workflow Automation Use Cases
  • Accessing the Farm using PowerShell
  • Administering the Farm using Commands

Module 15: Additional Components

  • Overview
  • SmartAuditor
    • SmartAuditor Components
    • Session Recording Process
  • Single Sign-on
    • Single Sign-on Components
    • Single Sign-on Process
  • Branch Optimization
    • Branch Repeater Components
    • Branch Optimization Process for the Plug-in
  • Provisioning Services
    • Provisioning Services Components
  • Power and Capacity Management
  • XenServer
    • XenServer Components
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  • Type of training: Inter-company, intra-company and individual
  • 100% flexible & personalised training : You choose the place, the dates and the training program
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  • Free parking, lunch & drinks
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Training Engineering a Citrix Virtualization Solution – 5 days

Class overview :

The CVE-400-2 Engineering a Citrix Virtualization Solution (also known as CVE-4002, CVE4002, CVE-4002) course teaches Citrix engineers how to plan for and perform the tasks necessary to successfully integrate the component technologies that make up a Citrix virtualization solution in a Windows Server 2008 environment.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Explain the benefits and considerations for VM storage, including local host disk, iSCSI SAN, Fibre Channel SAN and NFS SAN.
  • Explain how network considerations, including network topology, utilization requirements and the number of interfaces, affect a virtualization host server.
  • Configure network connectivity and storage for the XenServer host
  • Configure a resource pool for optimal performance
  • Identify information in the project documentation that is required for project decision-making purposes
  • Create an order of execution plan that reflects the tasks required to implement the virtual solution and organizational goals
  • Identify the available Provisioning Services server optimizations
  • Install, configure and test a Provisioning Services configuration
  • Configure XenApp for optimal performance in a virtualized environment
  • Prepare, install and configure a provisioned XenApp server within a Citrix virtualization solution
  • Identify the components that comprise a XenDesktop virtual solution
  • Provision a XenDesktop pool in a virtual solution
  • Identify the uses and differences of EdgeSight for Load Testing, EdgeSight for Endpoints and EdgeSight for XenApp.
  • Configure an EdgeSight alert to trigger a Workflow Studio workflow
  • Identify common workflows that can be automated using Workflow Studio
  • Perform a XenApp server upgrade using the vDisk update process

Content of Engineering a Citrix Virtualization Solution

Host Server Concepts

  • Key Virtualization Terms
  • Hardware Configuration
  • Memory Considerations
  • CPU Considerations
  • Network Considerations
  • Virtual Machine Management
  • Virtual Machine Migration
  • Identifying Media Storage Considerations
  • Differentiating Between Local Storage and SAN
  • Determining RAM Scalability
  • Determining CPU Scalability
  • Determining Network Interface Strategies
  • Determining HA Priority Levels
  • Identifying Storage Overcommitment Risks

XenServer Integration

  • ISO Storage
  • Pre-Installation Considerations
  • Troubleshooting
  • Configuring XenServer Networking
  • Configuring XenServer Storage
  • Creating a Resource Pool
  • Testing High Availability

Project Planning and Implementation Strategies

  • Project Roles
  • Project Documentation
  • Implementation Planning
  • Implementation Case Studies
  • Identifying Gaps in Documentation
  • Interpreting Project Documentation and Identifying Goals

Provisioning Services Integration

  • Network Support of Streaming
  • Provisioning Services Optimizations
  • Streaming Other Workloads
  • Troubleshooting
  • Installing and Configuring Provisioning Services Server
  • Creating and Configuring the vDisk
  • Testing the Configuration
  • Adding Additional Server to Farm
  • Configuring Load Balancing and HA for Provisioning Services

XenApp Integration

  • Application Delivery
  • XenApp Configurations
  • Provisioning Services with XenApp
  • XenApp Migration
  • Troubleshooting
  • Installing XenApp
  • Provisioning XenApp Servers
  • Configuring XenApp Servers

XenDesktop Integration

  • Virtual Desktop Components
  • Desktop Groups
  • XenDesktop Management
  • NetScaler VPX
  • Troubleshooting
  • Installing the Desktop Delivery Controller
  • Installing the Additional Desktop Delivery Controllers
  • Configuring the XenDesktop Farm
  • Creating a Virtual Desktop VM
  • Provisioning the XenDesktop Pool
  • Configuring the Desktop Group
  • Testing the Desktop Pool
  • Configuring NetScaler VPX

Virtualized Environment Monitoring

  • EdgeSight
  • EdgeSight for Load Testing
  • Installing EdgeSight for Load Testing
  • Installing EdgeSight Server
  • Configuring the EdgeSight Server
  • Installing EdgeSight Agent Database Server
  • Installing EdgeSight Agent on XenDesktop Desktops
  • Configuring EdgeSight
  • Testing the Monitoring Environment

Virtualized Environment Maintenance

  • Workflow Studio Overview
  • Workflow Automation
  • Sample Maintenance Workflows
  • XenApp and XenDesktop Server Backup
  • Configuring a XenServer Metadata Backup Schedule
  • Performing a XenServer Hotfix Update
  • Performing a XenApp Application Update
  • Upgrading a Provisioned XenApp Server
  • Configuring Lab Manager
  • Configuring Citrix Receiver for Citrix Dazzle
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Training Implementing Citrix XenApp 5.0 for Windows Server 2008 – 5 days

Class overview :

CXA-201-2I Implementing Citrix XenApp 5.0 for Windows Server 2008 (also known as CXA-201-2I, CXA2012I, CXA-2012I, CXA-2012, CXA2012) provides the foundation necessary to effectively deploy and administer Citrix XenApp and its components, including Web Interface, Application Streaming, Load Manager, Installation Manager, and Secure Gateway.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are able to demonstrate the following objectives:

  • Install Citrix XenApp
  • Install and distribute Citrix XenApp Plugins for Windows software
  • Create and customize Web Interface sites
  • Publish applications, server desktops and content
  • Configure XenApp Web and XenApp Services sites
  • Create and assign load evaluators
  • Configure printers and printer policies and manage print drivers and printer bandwidth
  • Create and configure XenApp administrator accounts and their permissions
  • Configure display and SpeedScreen settings
  • Configure SecureICA encryption, SSL Relay and Secure Gateway
  • Install and distribute applications, service packs and hotfixes using Installation Manager
  • Identify the key features of Citrix XenApp Platinum Edition additional components

Content of Implementing Citrix XenApp 5.0 for Windows Server 2008

Introducing XenApp 5.0

  • Components of XenApp 5.0
  • Citrix XenApp 5.0 Architecture and Communications
  • Features of XenApp 5.0
  • Management Consoles in XenApp 5.0
  • License Management Console
  • Access Management Console
  • XenApp Advanced Configuration

Installing XenApp

  • XenApp Installation Decisions
  • XenApp Installation
  • Citrix XenApp Plugins for Windows
  • Architecture and Communication
  • Citrix XenApp Plugins Installation
  • Custom Installation Package
  • Citrix XenApp Plugin Usage
    • Using the Citrix XenApp Web Plugin
    • Using the Citrix XenApp Plugin
  • Session Reliability

Installing and Configuring Web Interface

  • Web Interface Architecture and Communications
  • Web Interface Installation
  • Creating XenApp Web Sites
  • XenApp Services Sites
  • Configuring a XenApp Services Site
  • Site Appearance
    • Configuring the Site Appearance
    • Configuring Session Preferences
    • Configuring Workspace Control
  • XenApp Plugins and the Web Interface
    • Configuring Plugin Deployment
    • Configuring Client for Java Settings
  • Authentication Configuration
    • Configuring Explicit Authentication
    • Configuring Pass-Through Authentication
    • Configuring Smart Card Authentication
  • Web Interface Access Methods
    • Configuring an Access Method
  • Client-Side Proxy Setting Configuration
  • Server Configuration
    • Adding Server Farms
    • Configuring Load Balancing
    • Enabling Fault Tolerance
    • Configuring the Citrix XML Service
  • Web Interface Site Removal

Delivering Applications and Content

  • Resource Publishing
    • Publishing Resources
    • Organizing Published Resources for Users
  • Advanced Published Resource Settings
  • Configuring Advanced Access Control Properties
  • Configuring Client-to-Server Content Redirection
  • Configuring Server-to-Client Content Redirection
  • Implementing Resource Limits and Client Options and Configuring Resource Appearance
  • Published Resource Management
    • Viewing Published Resource Usage
    • Modifying Published Resource Properties
    • Disabling or Hiding a Published Resource

Streaming Applications

  • Application Streaming Components Overview
  • Application Streaming Communications
  • XenApp Plugin for Streamed Applications
  • Citrix Streaming Profiler
  • Profile Configuration
    • Setting Profiler Preferences
    • Configuring Profiles
    • Configuring Inter-isolation Communication
    • Viewing and Changing Profile Properties
    • Changing Target Properties
    • Adding a Target to a Profile
    • Deleting a Target from a Profile
    • Upgrading an Application in a Target and Deleting an Obsolete Version of a Target
  • Streaming Application Configuration
    • Publishing a Streamed Application
    • Changing the Application Type
    • Specifying an Alternate Profile for a Published Application
    • Enabling the Least-Privileged User Account and Configuring Sites for Streaming Applications
  • Offline Access Management
    • Providing Offline Access
    • Customizing the Offline License Setting
    • Caching Applications for Offline Access

Configuring Policies in XenApp

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Policies in XenApp
    • Identifying Policy Rules
    • Using the Streamed Application Policy
    • Creating Policies in XenApp
    • Applying Policies Using Filters
  • Policy Administration
    • Prioritizing Policies
    • Using the Policy Search Engine
    • Merging Shadow Policies
    • Common Policy Configuration Missteps

Configuring Load Management

  • Load Balancing Process
  • Preferential Load Balancing
  • Load Calculation
  • Load Evaluator Configuration
    • Creating Custom Load Evaluators
    • Assigning Load Evaluators to Servers and Applications
  • Load Monitoring
    • Monitoring Load Evaluator Usage
    • Monitoring Load Evaluator Rule Activity
    • Logging Load Manager Activity
  • Common Load Management Configuration Missteps

Configuring Printing

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Print Drivers
  • Client Printer Policies
    • Enabling Client Printer Auto-Creation
    • Creating Auto-Retained Printers
    • Creating Permanent Client Printers
    • Creating Auto-Restored Client Printers
  • Network Printers
    • Importing Print Servers
    • Assigning Network Printers to Users
    • Limiting Printer Bandwidth
  • Print Driver Management
    • Replicating Print Drivers
    • Maintaining Print Driver Compatibility Lists
    • Configuring Print Driver Mappings
    • Assigning Printer Creation Settings to Published Applications
  • Common Printing Configuration Missteps

Administrative Configuration

  • Administrative Permissions
    • Adding Administrator Accounts
    • Configuring Administrator Permissions
    • Configuring Folder Permissions
  • Remote Console Connections
    • Enabling Remote Console Connections
  • Configuration Logging
    • Creating the Configuration Logging Database
    • Configuring Configuration Logging

Display and SpeedScreen Configuration

  • Session Performance Configuration
    • Configuring Display Settings
    • Configuring SpeedScreen Browser Acceleration
    • Configuring SpeedScreen Multimedia Acceleration
    • Configuring SpeedScreen Flash Acceleration
    • Configuring SpeedScreen Latency Reduction
    • Configuring SpeedScreen Image Acceleration

XenApp Security

  • ICA Encryption
    • Configuring ICA Encryption in a Policy
    • Configuring ICA Encryption Through a Hosted or Streamed Application
  • Citrix SSL Relay
    • Configuring Citrix SSL Relay
  • Access Gateway
  • Citrix Secure Gateway
    • Using Digital Certificates
    • Installing the Secure Gateway
  • Web Interface Configuration
    • Configuring the Access Method
    • Configuring Secure Gateway Settings
  • Secure Gateway Monitoring
  • Common Security Configuration Missteps

Installing Applications, Service Packs and Hotfixes

  • Application Installation
  • Installation Manager for Citrix XenApp
    • Installing Installation Manager
    • Using Installation Manager
  • Task Management
    • Installing Service Packs and Hotfixes
  • Shadow Key

Platinum Edition Additional Components

  • Application Performance Monitoring Overview
  • EdgeSight Architecture
  • SmartAccess Overview
    • Deploying Access Gateway with XenApp
  • SmartAuditor Overview
  • SmartAuditor Architecture
  • Single Sign-on Overview
  • Password Manager Architecture
  • EasyCall Overview
    • EasyCall Architecture
  • WAN Optimization Overview
  • Reviewing the Branch Repeater Architecture
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Training Providing Help Desk Support for Citrix XenApp – 2 days

Class overview :

This CXA-100-1I Providing Help Desk Support for Citrix XenApp course (also known as CXA1001I, CXA-1001I, CXA-1001, CXA1001) introduces help desk professionals to XenApp and prepares them to troubleshoot common issues. Students will learn to identify whether more complex issues are related to the XenApp product, the network or directory services.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the Citrix troubleshooting methodology
  • Identify the features, components, services and communications of Citrix XenApp 5.0
  • Describe the different management consoles
  • Describe Citrix administrator account privileges
  • Describe the components of the various published resource types, including streaming
  • Understand the core architecture and communications used by the Citrix XenApp Plugin for Hosted Apps
  • Understand the XenApp logon process and possible delays
  • Recognize how Active Directory policies can affect a XenApp implementation
  • Recognize how XenApp policies are processed
  • Identify policy rules and filters
  • View policy configurations
  • Use the policy search engine
  • Understand how ICA session printing is routed
  • Identify services and settings that affect printing
  • Understand the Web Interface and Secure Gateway communication processes
  • Manage sessions
  • Shadow users
  • Troubleshoot application issues, including seamless applications
  • Troubleshoot sessions and session connectivity issues
  • Troubleshoot streamed applications and sessions, including offline access to streamed applications
  • Troubleshoot policy issues
  • Troubleshoot common printing issues
  • Troubleshoot client to Web Interface communication issues
  • Troubleshoot Web Interface authentication issues
  • Troubleshoot Web Interface enumeration issues
  • Troubleshoot Secure Gateway

Content of Providing Help Desk Support for Citrix XenApp

Introducing the Citrix Troubleshooting Methodology

  • Introducing the Citrix Troubleshooting Methodology
  • Evaluating a Citrix Environment
  • Implementing the Troubleshooting Methodology: Practice
  • Identifying Citrix Troubleshooting Resources

Introducing XenApp

  • Citrix XenApp 5.0 Architecture and Communications
  • XenApp 5.0 Features

Using Administrative Consoles

  • Management Consoles in XenApp 5.0
  • License Management Console
  • Access Management Console
  • XenApp Advanced Configuration
  • Citrix Administrator Accounts and Permissions
  • Remote Console Connections
  • Session Monitoring

Introducing Published Applications and Resources

  • Published Resources
  • Application Streaming

Troubleshooting Applications

  • Shadowing Users
  • Troubleshooting Common Issues
  • Content Redirection
  • Troubleshooting Application Streaming

Troubleshooting Clients

  • Citrix XenApp Plugins for Windows
  • Architecture and Communication
  • Citrix XenApp Plugin Installation
  • Citrix XenApp Plugin Usage
  • ICA Sessions
  • Troubleshooting ICA Session Connectivity
  • Streamed Sessions

Troubleshooting Policies

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Active Directory Policies
  • XenApp Policies
  • Troubleshooting Policies

Troubleshooting Printing

  • Architecture and Communication
  • Print Drivers
  • Print Settings
  • Driver Management
  • Troubleshooting Common Printing Issues
  • Troubleshooting Slow Printing Across a WAN
  • Identifying Potential Issues

Troubleshooting Web Interface

  • Web Interface Architecture and Communications
  • Securing Communication from the Client to Web Interface
  • Troubleshooting Authentication
  • Troubleshooting Common Errors
  • Using the Secure Gateway Management Console
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Training Citrix XenServer 5.6 Administration – 5 days

Class overview :

In this course, students will learn the skills necessary to configure and administer Citrix XenServer 5.6, Citrix XenCenter, and Citrix Provisioning Services 5.6. Through hands-on labs, students will gain experience configuring a XenServer virtualization server; creating XenServer resource pools and connecting to remote storage; using XenMotion and automatic virtual machine placement; and creating, assigning and administering virtual disks.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are able to demonstrate the following objectives:

  • Install, configure and administer XenServer 5.6
  • Configure and administer XenCenter
  • Deploy and manage Provisioning Services 5.6
  • Configure a XenServer virtualization server
  • Manage a XenServer using XenCenter
  • Create Windows and Linux virtual machines
  • Create XenServer resource pools and connect to remote storage
  • Use XenMotion and automatic virtual machine placement
  • Design a Provisioning Services farm
  • Create, assign and administer virtual disks
  • Manage target devices

Content of Citrix XenServer 5.6 Administration

Module 1: Introductions and Course Overview

Module 2: XenServer Introduction

Module 3: XenServer and XenCenter Installation

Module 4: Windows Virtual Machines

Module 5: Linux Virtual Machines

Module 6: Templates and Life-Cycle Operations

Module 7: XenConvert

Module 8: Resource Management

Module 9: Managing XenServer

Module 10: Networking

Module 11: Storage

Module 12: Resource Pools

Module 13: High Availability

Module 14: Workload Balancing

Module 15: Troubleshooting XenServer

Module 16: Provisioning Services Installation and Configuration

Module 17: vDisk Administration

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Training Advanced Administration for Citrix NetScaler 9.0 Platinum Edition – 5 days

Class overview :

This course provides the foundation to manage, configure and monitor advanced features and components of Citrix NetScaler 9.0 Platinum Edition. Interactive discussion and hands-on labs guide learners through advanced administration tasks such as troubleshooting, configuring application security with the Citrix Application Firewall feature, tuning the NetScaler for high traffic, configuring Authentication Authorization and Accounting for system management, and configuring Advanced Policies using service callouts.

Class goals :

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are able to:

  • Identify common web attacks and vulnerabilities
  • Write PERL compatible regular expressions
  • Configure Citrix Application Firewall 9.0 to protect web applications
  • Troubleshoot Citrix Application Firewall 9.0
  • Install and configure Citrix EdgeSight for NetScaler to monitor web application performance
  • Install, configure, and use Citrix Command Center to manage NetScaler devices
  • Configure and use additional advanced features of NetScaler 9.0 including NetScaler Web Logging, HTTP Callout, and AAA authentication for web applications

Content of Advanced Administration for Citrix NetScaler 9.0 Platinum Edition

Advanced Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting Resources (Citrix Knowledge Center; Citrix Product Documentation; Citrix Technical Support; Collected NetScaler Data; Troubleshooting Log)
  • NetScaler System Overview (NetScaler Processes)
  • nCore Configuration Architecture
  • Built-In Tools (Nsconmsg; Network Traffic Capture; show and stat Commands; Reporting Tool; Shell Tools; Command-Line Interface Tools; Configuration Utility Tools)
  • Third-Party Tools (Network Protocol Analyzers; Web Browser Plug-ins; SNMP Browsers; FTP Clients)

Introducing Application Firewall

  • Application Attacks (Application Attack Description; Goals of Application Attacks; Most Common Types of Web Application Attacks; The Application Firewall Solution; Business Problems)
  • The Benefits of Application Firewall (Application Layer Protection; Positive Security Model; Negative Security Model; Deep Stream Inspection; Adaptive Learning Engine; Web Application Vulnerabilities; Security Audits and Application Firewalls)
  • Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (Importance of PCI; Common Coding Vulnerabilities; PCI-DSS Report; Packet Processing and Inspection; Request Process; Response Process; Deployment Considerations)
  • Profiles and Policies (Profiles; Policies)

Profiles and Policies

  • Profiles (Profile Types; Default Profiles; Creating a Profile in the Configuration Utility; Creating a Profile in the Command-Line Interface; Action Settings; Sessionization and Security Checks; Profile Settings; Error Page; HTML Comment Stripping; XML Error Object; Other Profile Settings)
  • Policies (Policy Creation; Policy Binding; Policy State; Policy Priorities; Creating a Policy in the Configuration Utility; Creating Policies in the Command-Line Interface; Binding and Prioritizing a Policy in the Configuration Utility; Binding Policies in the Command-Line Interface)
  • Engine Settings

Regular Expressions

  • Regular Expressions
  • Forms of Regular Expressions
  • Using Regular Expressions
  • Metacharacters and Literal Characters
  • Metacharacters
  • Escapes
  • Quantifiers
  • Backreferencing
  • Lookaheads
  • Regular Expression Scope

Attacks and Protections

  • Security Checks (Profile Types; Common Security Checks; HTML Security Checks; XML Security Checks; Request-Side and Response-Side Checks)
  • HTTPS Web Applications
  • Buffer Overflow Exploits (Goals of a Buffer Overflow Attack; Consequences of a Buffer Overflow Attack)
  • Buffer Overflow Protection (Default Maximum Values; Modifying Buffer Overflow Settings)
  • Parameter Manipulation (Parameter Manipulation Example)
  • Server Misconfiguration
  • Deny URL Protection (The Deny URL List; Adding a Deny URL in the Command-Line Interface; Deleting a Deny URL in the Command-Line Interface)
  • SQL Injection (How SQL Injection Works)
  • HTML SQL Injection Protection (SQL Keywords and Special Characters; Modifying SQL Injection Action Settings; XML SQL Injection Security Check; Cross-Site Scripting; Attacking the Trust Relationship; How Cross-Site Scripting Attacks Work; Results of a Cross-Site Scripting Attack; Preventing Cross-Site Scripting Attacks; HTML Cross-Site Scripting Protection; Cross-Site Scripting Action Settings; Transform Cross-Site Scripts; Check Complete URLs for Cross-Site Scripting; Additional Action Settings; Relaxations; Modifying Cross-Site Scripting Action Settings; Adding a Cross-Site Scripting Relaxation Using the Command-Line Interface; Deleting a Cross-Site Scripting Relaxation Using the Command-Line Interface; XML Cross-Site Scripting Security Check)
  • Command Injection (Command Injection Examples)
  • Field Format Protection (Field Types and Field Formats; Predefined Field Types; Custom Field Types; Field Format Configuration; Default Field Format; Confidential Fields; Adding a Custom Field Type; Setting a Default Field Type; Modifying Field Format Settings; Adding a Confidential Field; Modifying a Confidential Field)
  • Cookie Tampering and Poisoning (Types of Cookies; How Cookies Are Added; Web Server Sessions)
  • Cookie Consistency Protection (Sessionization and Cookies; Relaxations; Adding a Cookie Consistency Relaxation in the Command-Line Interface; Deleting a Cookie Relaxation in the Command-Line Interface)
  • Form/Hidden Field Manipulation (Example of Hidden Field Manipulation)
  • Form Field Consistency Protection (Field Consistencies; User Sessions; Adding a Form Field Consistency Relaxation Using the Command-Line Interface; Deleting a Form Field Consistency Relaxation Using the Command-Line Interface)
  • Forceful Browsing (Forceful Browsing Protection)
  • Start URLs (The Start URL List; Sessionization and Start URLs; Modify Start URL Check; Adding a Start URL in the Command-Line Interface; Deleting a Start URL in the Command-Line Interface)
  • Backdoors and Misconfigurations
  • URL Closure (Enforcing URL Closure in the Configuration Utility; Enforcing URL Closure in the Command-Line Interface)
  • Identity Theft Attacks (Types of Identity Theft Attacks; Application Firewall Protection Against Identity Theft)
  • Credit Card Protection (Predefined Credit Cards; Credit Card Settings)
  • Protecting Credit Cards (Protecting Credit Cards in the Configuration Utility; Protecting Credit Cards in the Command-Line Interface)
  • Errors Triggering Sensitive Information Leaks
  • Safe Object Protection (Defining a Safe Object; Adding a Safe Object; Adaptive Learning for Security; Learning Over Time; Learning Thresholds; Generalized and Simple Rules; Learned Rules; Enabling Learning; Setting Learning Thresholds; Managing Learned Rules)

Application Firewall Troubleshooting

  • Application Firewall and Applications (HTTP Headers; HTML Comment Stripping)
  • Configuration Issues (Policy Issues; Profile Issues; Suggested Actions)

Queuing and Connection Tuning

  • HTTP Connections (Keep-alive HTTP Connections; HTTP 1.0 and 1.1 Behavior; Pipelined Requests)
  • HTTP Connection Management and NetScaler HTTP Behavior (Client Keep-Alive; Connection IP Address Control; Maximum Requests and Maximum Connections; Connection Idle Settings; Trackable Connections)
  • TCP Buffering (Down-State Flush and Access Down Connection Settings; TCP Optimization; Advertised Window Size; Window Scaling; Selective Acknowledgement)
  • Surge Queue
  • Surge Protection (Request and Response Rates; Throttle Rate; Disabling Surge Protection in the Configuration Utility; Disabling Surge Protection for a Service in the Configuration Utility; Setting Thresholds in the Configuration Utility)
  • Priority Queuing (Enabling Priority Queuing in the Configuration Utility; Creating a Priority Queuing Policy in the Configuration Utility; Binding Priority Queuing Policies in the Configuration Utility; Weighted Queuing)
  • HTTP Denial-of-Service Protection (Enabling HTTP DoS Protection in the Configuration Utility; Adding a HTTP DoS Policy in the Configuration Utility; Challenged JavaScript Responses; Client Detection Tuning and JavaScript Challenge Response Rate; HTTP DoS Protection Deployment Guidelines; Attack Characteristics)
  • IP Rate Limiting (Rate Control by Subnet Example; IP Rate Limiting Best Practices)

Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing

  • Users, Groups and Command Policies (Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing; Systems and AAA Users Groups; Local Accounts; External Authentication)
  • External Authentication for System Users (Authentication Actions and Policies; Configuring Local Authentication; Configuring External Authentication with Explicit Accounts; Configuring External Authentication with Group Extraction; Creating an External Authentication Policy; Creating local groups in the Command-Line Interface; Binding Groups in the Command-Line Interface; Creating an LDAP Authentication Action in the Command-Line Interface; Creating an Authentication Policy in the Command-Line Interface; Binding the Policy in the Command Line Interface; Authentication Troubleshooting; External Authentication Common Issues)
  • AAA for Traffic Management (Enabling AAA for Traffic Management; AAA for Application Traffic; Basic AAA Setup for Application Traffic; Workflow for AAA Traffic Management)
  • Configuration (Creating an Authentication Virtual Server; Creating an Authentication Virtual Server in the Command-Line Interface; Binding an SSL Certificate in the Command-Line Interface; Binding a Virtual Server to an Authentication Policy in the Command-Line Interface; Configuring a Virtual Server to use an Authentication Virtual Server in the Command-Line Interface; Configuring Authorization Policies for Traffic Management; Setting the Default Traffic Management Authentication Action to Deny in the Command-Line Interface; Creating an Authorization Policy to Allow Access
  • Audit Logging (Audit Logging Troubleshooting)

HTTP Service Callouts

  • HTTP Callouts
  • Configuring HTTP Callouts (Configuring HTTP Callouts in the Configuration Utility; Configuring HTTP Callouts in the Command-Line Interface; Callout Examples; HTTP Callout Response Parsing)
  • HTTP Callout Use Cases (Scenario 1: Filter Clients Based on an IP Address Blacklist; Scenario 2: Fetch and Update Content; HTTP Callout Auditing)

EdgeSight for NetScaler

  • Data Flow Overview
  • JavaScript Response Injection (User Metrics; NetScaler Metrics; NetScaler Metric Example; Data Validity)
  • EdgeSight for NetScaler Server Components (Component Installation Scenarios)
  • EdgeSight for NetScaler Installation Considerations (Installing EdgeSight for Netscaler; SQL Server; SQL Reporting Services; EdgeSight for NetScaler Components; Installing EdgeSight Database Components; Installing EdgeSight Report Console and Data Collector Components; EdgeSight Post-Installation Wizard; Upgrading EdgeSight for NetScaler)
  • Reporting Services Initial Configuration (NetScaler Configuration Overview; Configuring HTML Injection; Editing the prebody.js script; Configuration Example in the Command-Line Interface; Add NetScaler System to EdgeSight for NetScaler Data Collector; Topology Data Collectors with SSL)
  • EdgeSight Charts and Reports
  • EdgeSight Troubleshooting (Troubleshooting OS Components; Troubleshooting HTML Injection; Troubleshooting Injection Request; Troubleshooting Unknown Device; Troubleshooting from the NetScaler Command-Line Interface)

Command Center

  • Command Center Introduction (Command Center NetScaler Features; NetScaler and WANScaler Support)
  • Command Center Clients (Connecting to Command Center)
  • Server Requirements (Disk Space Requirements; MySQL Considerations; MicrosoftSQL Server 2005 Considerations)
  • Port Setting Requirements (Command Center Installation; Linux Considerations; Installation; Capacity Planning; Backup; Installation Modes; Installation Considerations)
  • Command Center Functionality (Command Center Home Page; Discovery; Fault Management; Configuration Management; Change Management; Centralized Certificate Management; Performance Monitoring)
  • Command Center Administration (Security Administration; Administration Operations; Administration Configuration; Server Details)
  • Command Center Troubleshooting (Microsoft SQL Database Issues; Discovery Issues; Performance Data Issues; Linux Command-Line Interface Access Issues; Reporting Issues)

NetScaler Web Logging

  • NetScaler Web Logging Introduction (Architecture Overview; Communication Process)
  • NetScaler System Configuration (Enabling Web Logging in the Configuration Utility; Enabling Web Logging in the Command-Line Interface; Configuring the Buffer Size in the Configuration Utility; Configuring the Buffer Size in the Command-Line Interface)
  • NSWL Client Installation (Logging System Components; Installing the NSWL Client on Windows; NSWL Options; Windows Service Registry Key)
  • NSWL Client Configuration (NetScaler IP Addresses; Log Filters; Defining Log Properties; Running NSWL; Verifying the Configuration)
  • Troubleshooting Web Logging (NSWL Troubleshooting; NetScaler Troubleshooting; Buffer Overflow)
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