CTX-CNS-220 - Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Traffic Management

Duration: 5 days

Price: $5,000.00

The objective of the Citrix NetScaler 11 Essentials and Networking course is to provide the foundational concepts and skills necessary to implement, configure, secure, monitor, optimize, and troubleshoot a Citrix NetScaler system within a networking framework. This course is designed specifically for students who have limited or no previous NetScaler experience. Students will have access to hands-on exercises within a virtual lab environment.

This course is based on the Citrix NetScaler 11 product, but the skills and fundamental concepts learned are common to earlier product versions. An optional module on NetScaler SDX appliances is included with reinforcement simulation exercises.

Upcoming Classes

Course Timings: – M–F

This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:

Citrix recommends students prepare for this course by gaining a basic understanding of the following concepts and technologies:

Windows and Linux Server administration

TCP/IP, HTTP protocols and the OSI model

Server load balancing and content switching concepts

Web server software (e.g. Apache, IIS)

DNS, SSL and compression concepts

Network security threats and site protection concepts (e.g. DDoS attack, firewall)

Course Outline

Introduction tthe NetScaler System

Basic Networking

High Availability

NetScaler System Communication

SSL Offload

Global Server Load Balancing

AppExpert Classic Policy Engine

Rewrite, Responder, and URL Transform

Content Switching

Optimizing Traffic


Monitoring and Management

Addendum: Citrix NetScaler 10.1 Essentials for SDX Appliances