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F5 Networks - Configuring BIG-IP APM (Access Policy Manager)

F5 Networks - Configuring BIG-IP APM (Access Policy Manager)

$2,995.00 Per Enrollment

Price Includes:

Courseware, 3 Exam Vouchers, ‘Price & Quality Guarantee’ and 120 Hours In-Class Training

Our F5 Networks BIG-IP APM v14 training class is designed to give network engineers, Network administrators, and network operators an operational understanding of the BIG-IP Access Policy Manager. We'll show you how the APM is typically deployed in both remote access and application delivery network configurations.

This is a three-day class that exposes students to the BIG-IP configuration objects in a typical deployment. You'll also learn how common administrative and operational activities are deployed.

This is a hands-on, instructor-led, online course that includes lectures, hands-on labs, and interactive discussions and demonstrations.

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    Get your F5 Networks - Configuring BIG-IP APM (Access Policy Manager) training in our convenient IT training centers in Maryland or Virginia.

    Why Take BIG-IP APM training in Maryland?

    F5 Networks BIG-IP Access Policy Manager is designed to simplify, secure, and centralize API, application, and data access, regardless of where apps and their users are located.

    With today's software being deployed in a wide variety of mediums - private cloud, public cloud, on-premises, mobile devices, or as a service, BIG-IP's APM is designed to offer companies a trusted deployment solution.

    This is particularly true around Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia, where a rapidly expanding technology sector is under a constant threat from bad actors. Indeed with a significantly high concentration of military and government organizations in the DMV, secure systems are essential.

    Our three-day instructor-led class will expose you to the power of the BIG-IP APM and how it can give your organization confidence in its deployments.

    Some of the things you'll learn:

    • How to set up the BIG-IP System
    • Typical configuration of Web Application Access
    • Details of Access Policy
    • How to manage BIG-IP APM
    • Utilizing Authentication
    • Understanding Assignment Agents
    • How to configure Portal Access and Network Access
    • Implementing Macros
    • Explore Client-Side Checks and Server-Side Checks
    • How to use Authorization

    Audience and Prerequisites:

    Candidates for this class will typically have completed the Administering BIG-IP class. You will have familiarity with webserver technologies including HTTP and HTML and will have a basic understanding of authentication mechanisms such as Active Directory and LDAP.


    Signup today for our convenient 3-day Configuring BG-IP APM class!


    Exam and Certification Requirements:

    This BIG-IP APM class will help students prepare for the F5 Network's Certification tracks.

    What will I learn in this Configuring BIG-IP APM class?

    Setting Up the BIG-IP System

    • Introducing the BIG-IP System
    • Initially Setting Up the BIG-IP System
    • Archiving the BIG-IP Configuration
    • Leveraging F5 Support Resources and Tools

    Configuring Web Application Access

    • Review of BIG-IP LTM
    • Introduction to the Access Policy
    • Web Access Application Configuration Overview
    • Web Application Access Configuration in Detail

    Exploring the Access Policy

    • Navigating the Access Policy

    Managing BIG-IP APM

    • BIG-IP APM Sessions and Access Licenses
    • Session Variables and sessiondump
    • Session Cookies
    • Access Policy General Purpose Agents

    Using Authentication

    • Introduction to Access Policy Authentication
    • Active Directory AAA Server
    • RADIUS
    • One-Time Password
    • Local User Database

    Understanding Assignment Agents

    • List of Assignment Agents

    Configuring Portal Access

    • Introduction to Portal Access
    • Portal Access Configuration Overview
    • Portal Access Configuration
    • Portal Access in Action

    Configuring Network Access

    • Concurrent User Licensing
    • VPN Concepts • Network Access Configuration Overview
    • Network Access Configuration
    • Network Access in Action

    Deploying Macros

    • Access Policy Macros
    • Configuring Macros
    • An Access Policy is a Flowchart
    • Access Policy Logon Agents
    • Configuring Logon Agents

    Exploring Client-Side Checks

    • Client-Side Endpoint Security

    Exploring Server-Side Checks

    • Server-Side Endpoint Security Agents List
    • Server-Side and Client-Side Checks Differences

    Using Authorization

    • Active Directory Query
    • Active Directory Nested Groups
    • Configuration in Detail

    Configuring App Tunnels

    • Application Access
    • Remote Desktop
    • Network Access Optimized Tunnels
    • Landing Page Bookmarks

    Deploying Access Control Lists

    • Introduction to Access Control Lists
    • Configuration Overview
    • Dynamic ACLs
    • Portal Access ACLs

    Signing On with SSO

    • Remote Desktop Single Sign-On
    • Portal Access Single Sign-On

    Using iRules

    • iRules Introduction
    • Basic TCL Syntax
    • iRules and Advanced Access Policy Rules

    Customizing BIG-IP APM

    • Customization Overview
    • BIG-IP Edge Client
    • Advanced Edit Mode Customization
    • Landing Page Sections

    Deploying SAML

    • SAML Conceptual Overview
    • SAML Configuration Overview

    Exploring Webtops and Wizards

    • Webtops
    • Wizards

    Using BIG-IP Edge Client

    • BIG-IP Edge Client for Windows Installation
    • BIG-IP Edge Client in Action

    Configuration Project