Network Security

Develop one of the most-sought after IT skills.

IT security skills are always in demand, because every organization needs to be able to protect its data. This network security area of expertise covers how to keep networks secure, from preventing threats to responding to network breaches. The path includes CompTIA Security+, Juniper Networks, and Cisco training. This training is ideal for pursuing careers such as a network security engineer or security technician. The courses also prepare learners for a variety of certifications that validate network security knowledge and skills, including Cisco CCNP Security and JNCIS-SEC.

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March 2015 with Keith Barker

The Citrix NetScaler 10.5 Essentials and Networking course provides the fundamental concepts and skills to install, configure, and manage a Citrix NetScaler appliance. Learners are strongly encouraged to build a lab environment to practice hands on the techniques learned in this course. This course is based on the Citrix NetScaler 10.5 product, and the fundamental concepts taught in these Nuggets are common to earlier versions as well. Recommended skills: Basic understanding of networking CCNA or equivalent knowledge recommended Recommended equipment: Virtualized environment (Microsoft, VMware or Citrix) to implement a virtualized NetScaler (or two for fault tolerance) in a lab environment. Evaluation licenses and downloads are available directly from Citrix.com Windows AD Web servers to load balance across Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop to practice integration between the NetScaler and those environments Related certifications: Citrix Certified Associate: Networking (CCA-N) Exam 1Y0-253 Related job functions: Systems admin XenApp/XenDesktop admin Network admin Network engineer Network operations analyst Network technician NetScaler is a multi-functional appliance that can perform as a Layer 4-7 proxy for load balancing, as well as a VPN gateway (or both). Environments that include Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop are likely to use a Citrix NetScaler as their remote access and load balancing solution.

Intermediate
networking

November 2014 with Keith Barker

This Implementing Cisco Secure Access Solutions (SISAS) (300-208) video training course addresses the concepts and implementation of secure access using 802.1X and Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE). Topics covered include certificates, MAC authentication Bypass (MAB), AnyConnect Network Access Manager (NAM), active directory integration, authentication and authorization policies, profiling, posturing, MACsec, TrustSec, Sponsor Portals, BYOD, and more. Recommended skills CCNA Route/Switch and CCNA Security certification (or equivalent knowledge and skills) Knowledge of Microsoft Windows CCNA Security is a pre-requisite for the CCNP Security certification Recommended equipment: Switch Windows AD Identity Services Engine (ISE) AnyConnect suite (NAM and profile editor) 1 or more PCs to connect to switch Related certifications: CCNP Security. This course (SISAS exam # 300-208) is part of the curriculum in the Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP© Security) certification Related job functions: Network engineer Network technician Network designer Security analyst Security auditor Penetration tester Security architect Technical manager The focus of this course is to assist you in learning how to implement and manage network access security using Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) and 802.1x solutions. The CCNA Wireless course is highly recommended as wireless access can be closely integrated with ISE.

Advanced
networking

July 2014 with Keith Barker

This Implementing Cisco Secure Mobility Solutions (SIMOS) (300-209) course provides training on how to configure and implement a variety of Virtual Private Network (VPN) solutions on the Cisco ASA firewall and Cisco IOS software platforms. Topics include IKEv2, DMVPN, FlexVPN, GETVPN, and troubleshooting. Related area of expertise: Cisco security Recommended skills: CCNA Route/Switch and CCNA Security certification (or equivalent knowledge and skills) Knowledge of Microsoft Windows CCNA Security is a pre-requisite for the CCNP Security certification Recommended equipment: IOS that supports DMVPN, GETVPN and FlexVPN IOS and ASA that support IKEv2 Related certifications: CCNP Security. This course (SIMOS exam # 300-209) is part of the curriculum in the Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP© Security) certification Related job functions: Network Analyst Network Engineer Network Technician Network Designer Security Analyst Security Auditor Penetration Tester Security Architect Technical Manager In this course, you will learn how to implement and manage VPNs on Cisco routers and ASA firewalls. As part of your studies regarding VPNs, the course will include recommendations of specific videos from the CCNP Security VPN2.0 course. Viewing these additional videos are required for preparation for the new 300-209 certification.

Advanced
networking
Course Title
CompTIA Security+ SY0-401
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) – Protocol Independent Routing Tunnels
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) – High Availability
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) – IS-IS
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) - OSPF
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) - Layer 2 Security
Juniper JNCIS-ENT (JN0-343) - Layer 2
Palo Alto Networks Firewall
Cisco CCNA Security 210-260 IINS
F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager
Citrix NetScaler 10.5 1Y0-253
Cisco CCNP Security 300-207 SITCS
Cisco CCNP Security 300-208 SISAS
Cisco CCNP Security 300-209 SIMOS
Cisco CCNP Security 300-206 SENSS