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F5 Networks Configuring BIG-IP APM v12: Access Policy Manager Training

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Description

F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager (APM) is a flexible, high-performance access and security solution that provides unified global access to your business-critical applications and networks. In this class you will learn skills to install, configure, and manage the F5 BIG-IP APM system. 

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Audience

This course is intended for system and network administrators responsible for installation, setup, configuration, and administration of the BIG-IP APM System. 

Prerequisites

Administering BIG-IP; basic familiarity with authentication mechanisms (e.g. LDAP, Active Directory) and webserver technologies (e.g. HTTP, HTML). 

Course Outline

Lesson 1: Setting Up the BIG-IP System

  • Introducing the BIG-IP System
  • Initially Setting Up the BIG-IP System
  • Archiving the BIG-IP Configuration
  • Leveraging F5 Support Resources and Tools

Lesson 2: Web Application Access

  • Review of BIG-IP LTM
  • Introduction to the Access Policy
  • Web Access Application Configuration Overview
  • Web Application Access Configuration in Detail

Lesson 3: Access Policy

  • Navigating the Access Policy

Lesson 4: Managing BIG-IP APM

  • BIG-IP APM Sessions and Access Licenses
  • Session Variables and sessiondump
  • Session Cookies
  • Access Policy General Purpose Agents Lists

Lesson 5: Authentication

  • Introduction to Access Policy Authentication
  • Active Directory AAA Server
  • RADIUS
  • One-Time Password Local User Database

Lesson 6: Assignment Agents

  • List of Assignment Agents

Lesson 7: Portal Access

  • Introduction to Portal Access
  • Portal Access Configuration Overview
  • Portal Access Configuration
  • Portal Access in Action

Lesson 8: Network Access

  • Concurrent User Licensing
  • VPN Concepts
  • Network Access Configuration Overview
  • Network Access Configuration
  • Network Access in Action

Lesson 9: Macros and Logon

  • Access Policy Macros
  • Configuring Macros
  • An Access Policy is a Flowchart
  • Access Policy Logon Agents
  • Configuring Logon Agents

Lesson 10: Client-Side Checks

  • Client-Side Endpoint Security

Lesson 11: Server-Side Checks

  • Server-Side Endpoint Security Agents List
  • Server-Side and Client-Side Checks Differences

Lesson 12: Authorization

  • Active Directory Query
  • Active Directory Nested Groups
  • Configuration in Detail

Lesson 13: Application Access

  • Application Access
  • Remote Desktop
  • Network Access Optimized Tunnels
  • Landing Page Bookmarks
  • Remote Desktop
  • Network Access Optimized Tunnels
  • Landing Page Bookmarks

Lesson 14: Access Control Lists

  • Introduction to Access Control Lists
  • Configuration Overview
  • Dynamic ACLs
  • Portal Access ACLs

Lesson 15: Single Sign-On

  • Remote Desktop Single Sign-On
  • Portal Access Single Sign-On

Lesson 16: iRules and Advanced Access Policy Rules

  • iRules Introduction
  • Basic TCL Syntax
  • iRules and Advanced Access Policy Rules

Lesson 17: Customization

  • Customization Overview
  • BIG-IP Edge Client
  • Advanced Edit Mode Customization
  • Landing Page Sections

Lesson 18: SAML

  • SAML Conceptual Overview
  • SAML Configuration Overview

Lesson 19: Webtop and Wizards

  • Webtops
  • Wizards

Lesson 20: BIG-IP Edge Client and Components

  • BIG-IP Edge Client for Windows Installation
  • BIG-IP Edge Client in Action

Lesson 21: Configuration Project

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