Virtualization - Course Details

ICAG90EE(CAG-200) Implementing Citrix Access Gateway 9.0 Enterprise Edition (CAG-200)

Virtualization Course Description:
n this course, you will cover the information you need to successfully deploy and manage Access Gateway 9.0 Enterprise Edition and the Access Gateway Plug-ins. Hands-on labs provide you with real-world experience, allowing you to configure an Access Gateway server and then connect to the server using the Configuration Utility.
Virtualization Course Duration:
2 DAYS
Virtualization Course Target Audience:
IT professionals, system architects, and system engineers
Virtualization Course Prerequisite:
Basic knowledge of application and network protocols, devices, and commonly used tools (such as IP, HTTP, and DNS),Basic knowledge of network management and auditing protocols (such as SNMP and Syslog),Working knowledge of basic routing and layer 2 switching concepts,Working knowledge of commonly used network appliances (such as load balancers, firewalls, routers, and switches),Practical experience with troubleshooting tools (such as protocol analyzers Ethereal/WireShark and NetMon),Knowledge of AAA (authentication, authorization, and accounting) protocols (such as LDAP or RADIUS),Basic knowledge of command-line interfaces,Basic knowledge of VPN concepts,Knowledge of desktop operating systems and desktop security concepts (such as antivirus software and personal firewalls)
Course Content:

  • 1. Deploying the Citrix Access Gateway

    • Access Gateway Features
    • Access Gateway Product Line
    • Access Gateway Hardware Platforms
    • Access Gateway Hardware Components
    • Network Placement Options
    • WANScaler Integration
    • Deployment Considerations

  • 2. Performing an Initial Installation and Configuration

    • Access Gateway Installation
    • Logging in to the Access Gateway
    • Setting the Password
    • Managing Licensing
    • Enabling Access Gateway Features
    • Initial Configuration
    • Virtual Local Area Networks (LANs)
    • Running the Access Gateway Wizard
    • Saving the Configuration

  • 3. Performing Basic Administration

    • Access Gateway Administrative Tools
    • Configuration Utility
    • Command-Line Interface
    • FreeBSD
    • Using Third-Party Tools
    • Access Gateway Management
    • Performing an Upgrade
    • Managing Role-Based Administration

  • 4. Configuring Policies

    • Policy Structure
    • Policy Types and Their Uses
    • Policy Expressions
    • Qualifiers
    • Operators
    • Operands, Wildcards, and Context-Sensitive Fields
    • Policy Priority
    • Policy Manager
    • Using Policy Manager
    • Creating Policy Expressions

  • 5. Configuring Access Policies

    • Endpoint Analysis
    • Authentication Policies
    • Authorization Policies
    • Session Policies
    • Timeout Settings
    • Client Cleanup
    • Split Tunneling

  • 6. Providing User Access

    • Plug-In Options and Configuration
    • Displaying Client Options and the Configuration Window
    • Connection Methods
    • Deploying Access Gateway Plug-Ins
    • Configuring Clientless Access
    • Client Software Selection
    • Configuring Access Choices

  • 7. Customizing the User Experience

    • Configuring Intranet Applications
    • Configuring Intranet IP Addresses
    • Configuring Traffic Policies
    • Configuring TCP Compression Policies
    • Login Page Customization

  • 8. Securing XenApp Connections

    • XenApp
    • ICA Proxy Mode
    • Configuring ICA Proxy Mode
    • Binding the Secure Ticket Authority
    • Configuring Web Interface Failover
    • Web Interface Connections through Access Gateway
    • Configuring Web Interface for Access Gateway Connections
    • Configuring File Type Association
    • Configuring SmartAccess
    • Configuring XenApp for SmartAccess
    • Configuring Access Scenario Fallback

  • 9. Auditing and Logging

    • Syslog and Nslog Auditing
    • Configuring Audit Servers
    • Configuring Global Auditing Parameters
    • Configuring Auditing Policies
    • Binding Auditing Policies
    • Viewing Recent Audit Messages
    • Viewing Historical Audit Messages
    • Access Gateway Log Management
    • Monitoring Tool
    • User Connection Management
    • Historical Reporting

  • 10. Configuring High Availability

    This course is an instructor-led training course with classroom discussion, demonstrations, and the practical application of concepts through hands-on exercises.