BCCPA - Blue Coat Certified Proxy Administrator

COURSE OUTLINE:

Description

In this course, you will learn the major functions of the ProxySG-how they work, how to administer them, and how the ProxySG interfaces with other Blue Coat products. You will learn key concepts of network security and wide area network (WAN) optimization and how to get service and support from Blue Coat.

Certification:

You will become a Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Administrator upon completing the course and passing the Prometric online exam

Audience

IT network or security professionals who wish to master the fundamentals of Blue Coat products with a focus on network security and who have not taken any previous Blue Coat training courses

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with networking essentials (such as local area network [LAN], Internet, security, and IP protocols)
  • Basic knowledge of authentication methods is a plus

Learning Objectives

  • Major secure web gateway functions of the ProxySG
  • The role of the ProxySG as it relates to other Blue Coat products as part of a complete security solution
  • ProxySG configuration
  • Troubleshooting the ProxySG and opening a service request

1. Introduction to the ProxySG

2. ProxySG Security Deployments

3. ProxySG Initial Security Configuration

4. ProxySG Management Console

5. ProxySG Security Licensing

6. Proxy Services

7. Hypertext Transfer Protocol

8. Introduction to the Visual Policy Manager

9. Content Filtering and WebPulse

10. Managing Downloads

11. Authenticating Users on the ProxySG

12. Authenticating Realms

13. Authenticating with Transparent Proxy

14. Exceptions and Notifications

15. Access Logging

16. Managing SSL Traffic

17. Basic ProxySG Troubleshooting

18. IPv6 in ProxySG Security Deployments