Course Details

Firewall 8.0 Essentials: Configuration and Management (EDU-210)

Currently there are no schedules for this course.

Course Overview

Please note that this new 5-day course replaces the Palo Alto Networks EDU-201, EDU-205, and EDU-231. 

Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls are architected to safely enable applications and prevent modern threats. Their approach identifies all network traffic based on applications, users, content and devices, and lets you express your business policies in the form of easy-to-understand security rules.

Flexible deployment options and native integration with Palo Alto Networks next-generation platform extend the policy enforcement and cyberthreat prevention to everywhere your users and data are located: in your network, on your endpoints and in the cloud.

Course Overview and Objectives

The Palo Alto Networks Firewall 8.0 Essentials: Configuration and Management (EDU-210) course is five days of instructor-led training that will enable you to:

  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks® next-generation firewalls
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect to protect systems that are located outside of the data center perimeter
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports

Scope and Target Audience

Scope:

  • Course level: Introductory
  • Course duration: 5 Days
  • Course format: Combines instructor-facilitated lecture with hands-on labs
  • Platform supported: Palo Alto Networks® next-generation enterprise firewalls running the PAN-OS® operating system

Target Audience:

  • Security Engineers
  • Security Administrators
  • Security Operations Specialists
  • Security Analysts
  • Network Engineers
  • Support Staff

Prerequisites

Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing. Students also should be familiar with basic security concepts. Experience with other security technologies (IPS, proxy, and content filtering) is a plus.

Agenda

This class is comprised of the following modules:

  • Module 1: Platforms and Architecture
  • Module 2: Initial Configuration
  • Module 3: Interface Configuration
  • Module 4: Security and NAT Policies
  • Module 5: App-ID™
  • Module 6: Basic Content-ID™
  • Module 7: URL Filtering
  • Module 8: Decryption
  • Module 9: WildFire™
  • Module 10: User-ID™
  • Module 11: GlobalProtect™
  • Module 12: Site-to-Site VPNs
  • Module 13: Monitoring and Reporting
  • Module 14: Active/Passive High Availability
  • Module 15: What’s Next