F5 Networks Administering BIG-IP

F5 Networks Administering BIG-IP Course Description

Duration: 2.00 days (16 hours)

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.

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Intended Audience for this F5 Networks Administering BIG-IP Course

  • » This course is intended for network administrators, operators, and engineers responsible for managing the normal day-to-day operation and administration of a BIG-IP application delivery network. This course presents the prerequisite knowledge for many other of F5’s BIG-IP instructor-led training courses.

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F5 Networks Administering BIG-IP Course Outline

      1. Getting started with the BIG-IP system
      2. Traffic processing with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
      3. Using the TMSH (TMOS Shell) command line interface
      4. Using NATs and SNATs
      5. Monitoring application health and managing object status
      6. Modifying traffic behavior with profiles, including SSL offload and re-encryption
      7. Modifying traffic behavior with persistence, including source address affinity and cookie persistence
      8. Troubleshooting the BIG-IP system, including logging (local, high-speed, and legacy remote logging), and using tcpdump
      9. Always-On Management (AOM)
      10. User roles and administrative partitions
      11. vCMP concepts
      12. Customizing application delivery with iRules

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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