F5 Networks Administering BIG-IP v13

  • Tuition USD $2,000
  • Reviews star_rate star_rate star_rate star_rate star_half 839 Ratings
  • Course Code 1959
  • Duration 2 days
  • Available Formats Virtual, Classroom

This course gives network administrators, network operators, and network engineers a functional understanding of the BIG-IP system as it is commonly deployed in an application delivery network. In this course, you will be introduced to the BIG-IP system, its configuration objects, how it processes traffic, and how typical administrative and operational activities are performed. The course includes lecture, hands-on labs, interactive demonstrations, and discussions.

Skills Gained

  • Getting started with the BIG-IP system
  • Traffic processing with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
  • Using the TMSH (TMOS Shell) command line interface
  • Using NATs and SNATs
  • Monitoring application health and managing object status
  • Modifying traffic behavior with profiles, including SSL offload and re-encryption
  • Modifying traffic behavior with persistence, including source address affinity and cookie persistence
  • Troubleshooting the BIG-IP system, including logging (local, high-speed, and legacy remote logging), and using tcpdump
  • User roles and administrative partitions
  • vCMP concepts
  • Customizing application delivery with iRules

Who Can Benefit

Network administrators, operators, and engineers responsible for managing the normal day-to-day operation and administration of a BIG-IP application delivery network

Course Details

1. Getting Started with the BIG-IP System

2. Traffic Processing with LTM

3. Secure Network Address Translation (SNATs)

4. Traffic Management Shell (TMSH) and Managing the BIG-IP System

5. Monitors, Network Map, and Configuration State

6. Profile Concepts

7. Session Persistence

8. iApps Concepts

9. Basic BIG-IP Troubleshooting

10. BIG-IP Administration

11. Overview of Other BIG-IP Products (GTM, ASM, APM)

12. Enterprise Manager (EM)

13. High Availability Concepts

14. iRules

50% of this class is spent on lab activities.

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Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.

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Course content and labs were helpful. The instructor was knowledgeable and easy to understand.

I like the instructor teaching method and well preparedness for the course.

Well organized, but the training should have included lab times as well, labs won't be done during breaks.

Eylem Uysal is an awesome instructor, very knowledgeable and perfect tutor.

Very good company, excellent course offerings and nice staff both admin and course instructors. Keep it up!

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