F5 Configuring BIG-IP APM: Access Policy Manager

Vendor: F5 Networks
Course Code: WGAC-F5N-EGW-APM
Course Outline
This course gives network administrators network operators and network engineers a functional understanding of BIG-IP Access Policy Manager as it is commonly deployed in both application delivery network and remote access settings. The course introduces students to BIG-IP Access Policy Manager its configuration objects how it commonly deployed and how typical administrative and operational activities are performed. The course includes lecture hands-on labs interactive demonstrations and discussions.
Prerequisites & Audience
Students must complete one of the following F5 prerequisites before attending this course:
- Administering BIG-IP instructor-led course
- F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator

The following web-based courses, although optional, will be very helpful for any student with limited BIG-IP administration and configuration experience:
- Getting Started with BIG-IP web-based training
- Getting Started with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) web-based training
- Getting Started with BIG-IP Access Policy Manager (APM) web-based training



The following general network technology knowledge and experience are recommended before attending any F5 Global Training Services instructor-led course:
- OSI model encapsulation
- Routing and switching
- Ethernet and ARP
- TCP/IP concepts
- IP addressing and subnetting
- NAT and private IP addressing
- Default gateway
- Network firewalls
- LAN vs. WAN

The following course-specific knowledge and experience is suggested before attending this course:
- Hands-on experience with BIG-IP
- Basic web application delivery (BIG-IP LTM)
- HTML, HTTP, HTTPS as well as some CSS and JavaScript
- Telnet, SSH and TLS/SSL
- VPN or tunnel encapsulation, Layer 4 NAT and Access Control Lists



Target Audience
This course is intended for system and network administrators responsible for installation setup configuration and administration of the BIG-IP Access Policy Manager.
Course Objectives
By the end of this course the student should be able to perform an initial configuration using the Setup Utility and build many common configurations using the Graphical User Interface (browser-based). In addition the student should be able to monitor and manage common tasks concerning traffic processed through the BIG-IP APM system.
Course Topics
Topics covered in this course include:

- Getting started with the BIG-IP system
- APM Traffic Processing and APM Configuration Wizards
- APM Access Policies Access Profiles
- Visual Policy Editor Branches and Endings
- APM Portal Access and Rewrite Profiles
- Single Sign-On and Credential Caching
- APM Network Access and BIG-IP Edge Client
- Layer 4 and Layer 7 Access Control Lists
- APM Application Access and Webtop Types
- Remote Desktop Optimized Tunnels and Webtop Links
- LTM Concepts including Virtual Servers Pools Monitors and SNATing
- APM + LTM Use Case for Web Applications
- Visual Policy Editor Macros
- AAA Servers and Authentication and Authorization with Active Directory and RADIUS
- Endpoint Security with Windows Process Checking Protected Workspace and Firewalls
- iRules Customization and SAML
Certification
304 APM Specialist
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Classroom Dates

Start Date End Date Location Language Status Price Learning Credits
17 Dec 2017 19 Dec 2017 Dubai,
United Arab Emirates
en Open €2,810.60
18 Dec 2017 20 Dec 2017 Vilvoorde,
Belgium
en Open €2,400.00
24 Dec 2017 26 Dec 2017 Riyadh,
Saudi Arabia
en Open €2,810.60
29 Jan 2018 31 Jan 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
Available in classroom and online. 05 Feb 2018 07 Feb 2018 Houten,
Netherlands
en Guaranteed to Run €2,400.00
05 Feb 2018 07 Feb 2018 Lagos,
Nigeria
en Open €2,810.60
05 Feb 2018 07 Feb 2018 Dakar,
Senegal
en Open €2,810.60
11 Feb 2018 13 Feb 2018 Dubai,
United Arab Emirates
en Open €2,810.60
26 Feb 2018 28 Feb 2018 Cairo,
Egypt
en Open €2,810.60
26 Feb 2018 28 Feb 2018 Jukskei View,
South Africa
en Open €1,629.96
12 Mar 2018 14 Mar 2018 Vilvoorde,
Belgium
en Open €2,400.00
19 Mar 2018 21 Mar 2018 Riyadh,
Saudi Arabia
en Open €2,810.60
26 Mar 2018 28 Mar 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
02 May 2018 04 May 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
Available in classroom and online. 07 May 2018 09 May 2018 Houten,
Netherlands
en Open €2,400.00
09 May 2018 16 Nov 2018 Jukskei View,
South Africa
en Open €1,629.96
28 May 2018 30 May 2018 Dakar,
Senegal
en Open €2,810.60
18 Jun 2018 20 Jun 2018 Vilvoorde,
Belgium
en Open €2,400.00
02 Jul 2018 04 Jul 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
Available in classroom and online. 09 Jul 2018 11 Jul 2018 Houten,
Netherlands
en Open €2,400.00
29 Aug 2018 31 Aug 2018 Jukskei View,
South Africa
en Open €1,629.96
10 Sep 2018 12 Sep 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
17 Sep 2018 19 Sep 2018 Vilvoorde,
Belgium
en Open €2,400.00
Available in classroom and online. 01 Oct 2018 03 Oct 2018 Houten,
Netherlands
en Open €2,400.00
29 Oct 2018 31 Oct 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
14 Nov 2018 16 Nov 2018 Jukskei View,
South Africa
en Open €1,629.96
Available in classroom and online. 19 Nov 2018 21 Nov 2018 Houten,
Netherlands
en Open €2,400.00
10 Dec 2018 12 Dec 2018 Asnieres-sur-Seine,
France
fr Open €3,040.00
17 Dec 2018 19 Dec 2018 Vilvoorde,
Belgium
en Open €2,400.00
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Virtual Classroom

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Language Status Price Learning Credits
05 Feb 2018 07 Feb 2018 09:00 AM
CET
(9:00 AM UTC+01)
17:00 PM
CET
(5:00 PM UTC+01)
en Open €2,400.00
07 May 2018 09 May 2018 08:00 AM
CET
(9:00 AM UTC+02)
16:00 PM
CET
(5:00 PM UTC+02)
en Open €2,400.00
09 Jul 2018 11 Jul 2018 08:00 AM
CET
(9:00 AM UTC+02)
16:00 PM
CET
(5:00 PM UTC+02)
en Open €2,400.00
01 Oct 2018 03 Oct 2018 08:00 AM
CET
(9:00 AM UTC+02)
16:00 PM
CET
(5:00 PM UTC+02)
en Open €2,400.00
19 Nov 2018 21 Nov 2018 09:00 AM
CET
(9:00 AM UTC+01)
17:00 PM
CET
(5:00 PM UTC+01)
en Open €2,400.00

On Site Training

This course is available as an onsite, closed course and can be delivered at your premises. This may be a cost effective option where you have a group of delegates who require the same training. Additionally, it has the benefit that course content can be tailored to the needs of your organisation.

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