F5 Networks - Troubleshooting BIG-IP v13 Training

Level: Intermediate

This two-day F5 Troubleshooting BIG-IP course provides networking professionals with an introduction to the hardware and software architecture of BIG-IP and hands-on experience with the tools and techniques for troubleshooting. This course includes lectures, labs, and discussions.

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  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included

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  • 2-day instructor-led training course
  • After-course instructor coaching benefit
  • Learning Tree end-of-course exam included
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F5 Troubleshooting BIG-IP Course Information

  • Recommended Experience

    • Administering BIG-IP, OSI model, TCP/IP addressing and routing, WAN, LAN environments, and server redundancy concepts; or having achieved TMOS Administration Certification.

F5 Troubleshooting BIG-IP 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 Configurations
    • Leveraging F5 Support Resources and Tools
    • Chapter Resources
    • BIG-IP System Setup Labs
    • Lesson 2: Reviewing Local Traffic Configuration

      • Reviewing Nodes, Pools, and Virtual Servers
      • Reviewing Address Translation
      • Reviewing Routing Assumptions
      • Reviewing Application Health Monitoring
      • Reviewing Traffic Behavior Modification with Profiles
      • Reviewing the TMOS Shell (TMSH)
      • Reviewing Managing BIG-IP Configuration Data
    • Lesson 3: Troubleshooting Methodology

      • Troubleshooting Methodology
      • Troubleshooting Methodology Steps
      • Step 1: Define the Problem
      • Step 2: Gather Information
      • Step 3: Define Hypotheses
      • Step 4: Develop a Test Plan
      • Steps 5 and 6: Implement the Plan and Observe the Results
      • Step 7: Repeat as Necessary
      • Document Everything
      • Putting the Troubleshooting Steps to Use
    • Lesson 4: Working with F5 Support

      • Leveraging AskF5
      • Finding Resources on DevCentral
      • Using the BIG-IP iHealth System
      • Working with F5 Technical Support
      • Running End User Diagnostics (EUD)
      • Requesting Return Materials Authorization
      • Understanding F5’s Software Version Policy
      • Managing Upgrades and Hotfixes
      • Managing the BIG-IP License for Upgrades
      • Managing BIG-IP Disk Space
      • Upgrading BIG-IP Software
    • Lesson 5: Product Architecture

      • Architecture Overview
      • AOM
      • Switch Fabric
      • Host Subsystem
    • Lesson 6: Troubleshooting – Bottom to Top

      • Host Architecture
      • Layer 1/Layer 2 Tools
      • Layer 2/Layer 3 Tools
      • Layer 3 Tools
      • Linux Tools
      • Memory and CPU
      • Watch
      • Additional tmsh commands
      • End-User Diagnostics (EUD)
    • Lesson 7: Troubleshooting Tools

      • tcpdump
      • Wireshark
      • Fiddler
      • diff
      • KDiff3
      • sldump
      • cURL
      • Chapter Resources
    • Lesson 8: Using System Logs

      • System Log Configuration
      • Log Files
      • BIG-IP Daemons
      • Triggering an iRule
      • Deploying and Testing iRules

      Lesson 9: Troubleshooting Lab Projects

      • Network Configurations for Projects

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