Palo Alto Networks:Firewall 8.0: Essentials' Configuration and Management



Successful completion of this five-day, instructor-led course will enhance the student's understanding of how to configure and manage Palo Alto Networks' next-generation firewalls. The student will learn and get hands-on experience configuring, managing, and monitoring a firewall in a lab environment.

  • Security engineers
  • Security administrators
  • Security operations specialists
  • Security analysts
  • Network engineers
  • Support staff
Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing. Students also should be familiar with basic security concepts. Experience with other security technologies (IPS, proxy, and content filtering) is a plus.
Learning Objectives
The Palo Alto Networks Firewall 8.0 Essentials: Configuration and Management (EDU-210) course is five days of instructor-led training that will enable you to:
  • Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks next-generation firewalls
  • Configure and manage GlobalProtect to protect systems that are located outside of the data center perimeter
  • Configure and manage firewall high availability
  • Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports
Course Outline
  1. Module 1: Platforms and Architecture
  2. Module 2: Initial Configuration
  3. Module 3: Interface Configuration
  4. Module 4: Security and NAT Policies
  5. Module 5: App-ID
  6. Module 6: Basic Content-ID
  7. Module 7: URL Filtering
  8. Module 8: Decryption
  9. Module 9: WildFire
  10. Module 10: User-ID
  11. Module 11: GlobalProtect
  12. Module 12: Site-to-Site VPNs'
  13. Module 13: Monitoring and Reporting
  14. Module 14: Active/Passive High Availability
  15. Module 15: What's Next