Next Generation Firewall Technical Workshop-NGFW



The Cisco Firepower Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) is the industry�s first fully integrated, threat-focused NGFW. It delivers comprehensive, unified policy management of firewall functions, application control, threat prevention, and advanced malware protection from the network to the endpoint. This course focuses on the key components of the Cisco NGFW Firepower Threat Defense portfolio and the new unified policy management available with v6.X.� The 4100 and 9300 appliances are included within this course.


Pre-sale consultants and engineers involved in customer demonstrations and proof of concept environments.

Learning Objectives

On completion of this workshop, participants will have the skills to:

  • Understand and Articulate the Features and Benefits of Cisco�s Firepower Threat Defense
  • Understand FTD Positioning and Licensing Scheme
  • Install and Upgrade FTD

Module I

  • The New Security Model
  • Firepower Threat Defense Components
  • Firepower Threat Defense Deployment Modes

Module II

  • Firepower Management Center
  • Network Discovery and Visibility
  • URL Filtering
  • AMP - Advanced Malware Protection
  • ThreadGrid Integration
  • SSL Decryption
  • Application Detection

Module III

  • FTD Smart Licensing
  • FTD Installation/Upgrade

Module IV

  • Troubleshooting
  • FTD Use Cases

FTD Roadmap