Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management

Course information
Price: £ 995.00 Excl. VAT
Day(s): 2
Course Code: CNS-219
GTC: 15 Incl. VAT
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Overview

Designed for students with NetScaler experience  who will be deploying or managing NetScaler environments.

You will leanr  the skills required to configure and manage NetScaler Citrix Traffic Management features, including Content Switching, Traffic Optimization, and Global Server Load Balancing. At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their NetScaler environments to address efficient traffic switching and resilience requirements including Content Switching, Traffic Optimization, and Disaster Recovery.

This course is based on version 11 of the Citrix NetScaler product, but the skills and fundamental concepts learned are common to earlier product versions.

This course is available combined with CNS-218 as a 5 day course in CNS-220

 

Pre-Requisites

Attendees should meet the following prerequisites: 

  • CNS-218 -  Citrix NetScaler Essentials OR
  • CNS-222 -  Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Unified Gateway

Content

AppExpert Classic Policy Engine

  • Understand the basics of the NetScaler classic policy engine.
  • Describe the NetScaler content-filtering feature and how to configure it.

AppExpert Default Policy Engine

  • Describe Default Policy including basic components.
  • Discuss the syntax of Default Policy expression.
  • Utilize Actions in policy expression evaluation.
  • Distinguish key attributes of policy binding and bind types.
  • Construct and manage Default Policies with AppExpert.

Rewrite, Responder, and URL Transform

  • Describe what the Rewrite feature of NetScaler does and explain how it works.
  • Discuss the functionality of Responder policies and how to configure them.
  • Apply the benefits of using URL Transformation.

Content Switching

  • Explain Content Switching and how it works.
  • Discuss the importance of a Content-Switching VServer.
  • Distinguish what Content-Switching policies are and how to use them.
  • Understand what rule precedence is and the way it affects policies.

Optimization

  • Implement traffic compression in a NetScaler environment.
  • Understand the benefits of caching in a NetScaler environment.
  • Utilize Front End Optimization to render the web browser more efficient.

Global Server Load Balancing

  • Describe the Global Server Load Balancing feature.
  • Deploy Domain Name System to support GSLB.
  • Implement GSLB in a NetScaler environment.
  • Utilize Content Switching to implement GSLB.
  • Understand GSLB Metric Exchange Protocol and Monitoring.
  • Customize the GSLB Configuration.

Clustering (Optional)

  • Understand the NetScaler Clustering feature.
  • Identify methods for managing and configuring a NetScaler Cluster.
  • Discuss options for troubleshooting the NetScaler Cluster.

 

Objectives

After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Optimize the NetScaler system for traffic handling and management
  • Customize the NetScaler system for traffic flow and content-specific requirements
  • Employ recommended tools and techniques to troubleshoot common NetScaler network and connectivity issues
  • Implement NetScaler TriScale technology, including clustering
  • Configure advanced load balancing and GSLB on the NetScaler system

 

Target Audience

Individuals interested in learning how to implement and manage NetScaler features using leading practices.

 

Certification

Recommended as preparation for the following exams:

  • Citrix Certified Associate - Networking
  • Citrix Certified Professional - Networking

 

Schedule
Course Details
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 London - Old Broad Street
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 Leeds
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018 London - Old Broad Street
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018
Virtual Training
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018 Birmingham
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018 London - Old Broad Street

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All course dates
Date & Location Language Ver Delivery Method
December
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 Leeds Public Classroom
January
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018
Birmingham
Public Classroom
March
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018
Manchester - Embankment Business Park
Public Classroom
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018 Leeds Public Classroom
May
17 May - 18 May, 2018 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
17 May - 18 May, 2018 Wokingham Public Classroom
17 May - 18 May, 2018 Leeds Public Classroom
All course dates
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November
15 Nov - 16 Nov, 2017 Riyadh Public Classroom
16 Nov - 17 Nov, 2017 Zoetermeer (Centrum West 21) Public Classroom
16 Nov - 17 Nov, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
22 Nov - 23 Nov, 2017 Dubai-Knowledge Village Public Classroom
23 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017 Rotterdam (Barbizonlaan 25) Public Classroom
23 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
23 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017 Drachten (Amperelaan 1c) Public Classroom
23 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017 Belgia Public Classroom
23 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
30 Nov - 01 Dec, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Classroom
December
14 Dec - 15 Dec, 2017 Amsterdam (Kingsfordweg 43) Public Classroom
14 Dec - 15 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Classroom
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 Belgia Public Classroom
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
21 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 Oslo, Global Knowledge Public Classroom
January
18 Jan - 19 Jan, 2018 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Classroom
February
01 Feb - 02 Feb, 2018 Zoetermeer (Centrum West 21) Public Classroom
01 Feb - 02 Feb, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
01 Feb - 02 Feb, 2018 Oslo, Global Knowledge Public Classroom
05 Feb - 06 Feb, 2018 RUEIL ATHENEE Public Classroom
15 Feb - 16 Feb, 2018 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Classroom
15 Feb - 16 Feb, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
March
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018 Groningen (Helperpark 296) Public Classroom
01 Mar - 02 Mar, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
15 Mar - 16 Mar, 2018 Eindhoven (Evoluon Noord Brabantlaan 1) Public Classroom
15 Mar - 16 Mar, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
April
12 Apr - 13 Apr, 2018 Amsterdam (Kingsfordweg 43) Public Classroom
12 Apr - 13 Apr, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
26 Apr - 27 Apr, 2018 Zoetermeer (Centrum West 21) Public Classroom
26 Apr - 27 Apr, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
May
17 May - 18 May, 2018 Drachten (Amperelaan 1c) Public Classroom
17 May - 18 May, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
31 May - 01 Jun, 2018 Nieuwegein (Iepenhoeve 5) Public Classroom
31 May - 01 Jun, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
June
07 Jun - 08 Jun, 2018 Rotterdam (Barbizonlaan 25) Public Classroom
07 Jun - 08 Jun, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
07 Jun - 08 Jun, 2018 Oslo, Global Knowledge Public Classroom
28 Jun - 29 Jun, 2018 Eindhoven (Evoluon Noord Brabantlaan 1) Public Classroom
28 Jun - 29 Jun, 2018
Virtual Training
Virtual Learning
October
01 Oct - 02 Oct, 2018 RUEIL ATHENEE Public Classroom

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