CNS-222 Citrix (NetScaler) ADC 12.x Essentials and Citrix Gateway

Level: Foundation

Expand your NetScaler knowledge and skills by enrolling in this five-day Citrix CNS-222 course. It covers NetScaler essentials, including secure load balancing, high availability and operations management, and also focuses on Unified Gateway, and NetScaler Gateway. You will learn to deliver secure remote access to apps and desktops integrating XenApp and XenDesktop with Unified Gateway and NetScaler Gateway. This course is best suited for IT professionals, with little or no previous NetScaler experience, who will be deploying or managing NetScaler, NetScaler Gateway or Unified Gateway environments.

Plus, this course will prepare you for the Citrix 1Y0-230 exam, an option to achieve Citrix Certified Associate – Networking (CCA-N) certification.

Key Features of this Citrix CNS-222 Training:

  • Official Citrix training curriculum
  • Attend online or bring this course to your facility

You Will Learn How To:

  • Identify the functionality and capabilities of the NetScaler
  • Explain basic NetScaler network architecture
  • Identify the steps and components to secure the NetScaler
  • Configure Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing
  • Integrate NetScaler Gateway with XenApp, XenDesktop and other Citrix components

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  • 5-day instructor-led training course
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Citrix CNS-222 Course Information

  • Certifications

    This course helps prepares candidates to obtain the following certification: Citrix Certified Associate - Networking

  • Version

    This course is currently on NetScaler version 12, butstill applies to previous versions.

Citrix CNS-222 Course Outline

  • Module 1: Introduction to NetScaler

    • Feature and Platform Overview
    • Deployment Options
    • Architectural Overview
    • Setup and Management
  • Module 2: Networking Topologies

    • NetScaler Components
    • Routing
    • Access Control Lists
  • Module 3: NetScaler Platforms

    • NetScaler MPX
    • NetScaler VPX
    • NetScaler CPX
    • NetScaler SDX
  • Module 4: NetScaler High Availability

    • High Availability Configuration
    • Managing High Availability
    • Troubleshooting High Availability
  • Module 5: Load Balancing

    • Load Balancing Overview
    • Load Balancing Methods and Monitors
    • Load Balancing Traffic Types
    • Load Balancing Protection
    • Load Balancing Troubleshooting
  • Module 6: SSL Overview

    • SSL Configuration
    • SSL Offload
    • Troubleshooting SSL Offload
    • SSL Vulnerabilities and Protections
  • Module 7: Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing

    • NetScaler MPX
    • NetScaler VPX
    • NetScaler CPX
    • NetScaler SDX
  • Module 8: NetScaler Logging

    • Monitoring with SNMP
    • Reporting and Diagnostics
    • AppFlow Functions
    • NetScaler Management and Analytics System (MAS)
    • Troubleshooting
  • Module 9: Unified Gateway

    • Introduction to Unified Gateway
    • Advantages and Utilities of Unified Gateway
    • Unified Gateway Configuration
  • Module 10: AppExpert Expressions

    • Introduction to AppExpert Policies
    • Classic v. Default Policies
    • Explore NetScaler Gateway Policies
    • Policy Bind Points
  • Module 11: Authentication and Authorization

    • Authentication and Authorization
    • Multi-Factor Authentication
    • Authentication and Authorization Policies
    • Authentication Troubleshooting
  • Module 12: Managing Client Connections

    • Introduction to Client Connections
    • Session Policies and Profiles
    • Pre and Post Authentication Policies
    • NetScaler Gateway Deployment Options
  • Module 13: Integration for XenDesktop and XenApp Solutions

    • XenApp and XenDesktop Integration
    • NetScaler Gateway Integration
    • NetScaler WebFront
    • ICA Proxy
    • Clientless Access and Receiver
    • Access Fallback
    • SmartControl and SmartAcess for ICA
  • Module 14: Configuring Unified Gateway

    • Working with Apps on Unified Gateway
    • RDP Proxy
    • Portal Themes and EULA
  • Module 15: NetScaler Insight Center

    • Introduction to NetScaler Insight
    • Understanding AppFlow
    • Components for NetScaler Insight
    • HDX Insight and Gateway Insight

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Citrix CNS-222 Training FAQs

  • Can I attend this Citrix CNS-222 course online?

    Yes! We know your busy work schedule may prevent you from getting to one of our classrooms which is why we offer convenient online training to meet your needs wherever you want. This course is available online or as Private Team Training.

  • How do I write Citrix exam 1Y0-230 to achieve Citrix Certified Associate – Networking (CCA-N) certification.

    The Citrix exam 1Y0-230 is available via Pearson VUE. Visit the Citrix website for more information. 

  • What is Citrix Unified Gateway?

    Unified Gateway is a Netscaler feature that allows end users to access multiple services by using a single IP address or URL

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