• Duration: 1 days
  • Price: $875.00
  • Certifications: NSE6
  • Exams: NSE6

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Course Overviewremove_circle_outline

In this 1-day class, you will learn how to configure and administrate the most commonly used features of a FortiADC. In interactive labs, you will explore Layer 4 and Layer 7 server load balancing, link load balancing, global load balancing, high availability, firewall policies, advanced routing and more. These administrative fundamentals will provide you with a solid understanding of how to implement an application delivery controller.

This course is part of preparation for the NSE 6 certification exam.

Target Audienceadd_circle_outline

This course is intended for anyone who is responsible for day-to-day management of a FortiADC VM or D series appliance.

Course Objectivesadd_circle_outline

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the advanced load balancing features of FortiADC VM / D series platforms
  • Deploy FortiADC
  • Intelligently distribute traffic among multiple servers based on the content of the TCP or HTTP layer
  • Automatically route the traffic to another server if a problem is detected
  • Load balance inbound & outbound traffic among multiple redundant Internet uplinks
  • Distribute traffic among data centers in different geographical locations
  • Improve performance by offloading compression & encryption / decryption of SSL / TLS traffic to FortiADC
  • Protect your servers from connection attempts coming from malicious IP addresses
  • Implement HA for failover protection
  • Harden the network by using security features on FortiADC
Course Outlineadd_circle_outline

1. Introduction & System Settings

2. Server Load Balancing

3. Link & Global Load Balancing

4. Advanced Networking & Security

5. Monitoring & Troubleshooting


To be successful in this course, the student must have:

  • TCP/IP networking experience
  • Basic understanding of web applications

You must have a computer with:

  • High-speed Internet connection
  • Up-to-date web browser
  • PDF viewer
  • Speakers / headphones
  • Either: HTML 5 support or Up-to-date Java runtime environment (JRE) with Java plugin enabled in your web browser
  • Wired Ethernet connection (not Wi-Fi) recommended. Firewalls including Windows Firewall or FortiClient must allow connections with the online labs.
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