BIG-IP F5 Local Traffic Management Administrator

Introduction

This course gives network administrators, network operators, and network engineers a functional understanding of the BIG-IP system as it is commonly deployed in an application delivery network. The course introduces trainees to the BIG-IP system, its configuration objects, how it processes traffic, and how typical administrative and operational activities are performed.

What will you learn?
  • Getting started with the BIG-IP system
  • Traffic processing with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
  • Using TMSH (TMOS Shell) command line interface
  • Using NATs and SNATs
  • Monitoring application health and managing object status
  • Modifying traffic behaviour with profiles, including SSL offload and re-encryption
  • Modifying traffic behaviour with persistence
  • Troubleshooting the BIG-IP system including logging using TCPDUMP
  • User roles and administrative partitions
  • vCMP Concepts and Configuring high availability
Pre-requisite

Candidates must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing. Candidates should also be familiar with concepts of network firewalls.

Duration

8 days

Delivery Mode

Online, live, instructor-led training. Learn from any place which has internet connectivity.

Price?

On request.

Schedule?

Candidates can choose to take classes in either weekdays or weekends -

  • Weekdays : 4 days per week. 2 hours per day.
  • Weekends : 2 hours/4 hours per day.

Skills gained after the course?

After this course completion you will gain proficiency in :

  • Getting started with the BIG-IP system
  • Traffic processing with BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM)
  • Using TMSH (TMOS Shell) command line interface
  • Using NATs and SNATs
  • Monitoring application health and managing object status
  • Modifying traffic behaviour with profiles, including SSL offload and re-encryption
  • Modifying traffic behaviour with persistence
  • Troubleshooting the BIG-IP system including logging using TCPDUMP
  • Define user roles and administrative partitions
  • vCMP Concepts and Configuring high availability

What kind of job roles I can expect after completion of this course?

After completion of the course you can apply for the following job positions:

  • Network Administrator
  • Network Analyst
  • Network support Engineer
  • Sr. Network Engineer

Which Certification exam can I give after this course?

After completion of this course you can appear for the following certification exams:

  • EXAM 101: This is the first exam required to achieve F5 Certified BIG-IP Administrator status. All candidates must take this exam to move forward in the program. Successful completion of the 101–Application Delivery Fundamentals exam acknowledges the skills and understanding necessary for day-to-day management of Application Delivery Networks (ADNs). This exam identifies candidates that possess the knowledge that is necessary to work with F5 products and technologies.
  • EXAM 201: This is the second exam required to achieve Certified F5 BIG-IP Administrator status. Candidates must have passed the 101–Application Delivery Fundamentals exam in order to be eligible for the 201-TMOS Administration exam. Successful completion of the 201 exam identifies candidates who can independently perform day-to-day operations and basic troubleshooting of TMOS-based devices in various application environments after it has been installed, configured, and implemented.

Why learn with BlueMap?

Get the best return on your investment by choosing us. BlueMap offers incredible experience to all candidates in the training such that it creates a life-long relationship with us. What makes us say so:

  • Experienced trainers: All instructors at BlueMap are highly experienced, cross-vendor certified with technical competency and prowess. To be at par with emerging trends, technologies and applications, our instructors consistently work towards excellence.
  • 24x7 Lab Access: Practice leads to perfection. Our dedicated cloud labs are accessible at any hour of the day to all our candidates. These labs are accessible even after the course completion for a limited amount of time.
  • Post-training support: Once you have completed a course at BlueMap, the journey does not end there. Our instructors provide you support even after the course completions to help you with any doubts in the subject or in your job. Moreover you can also re-attend the classes for any topic you want revision on at no extra cost.
  • Flexible Timings: IT is dynamic and BlueMap is flexible. We promise all our candidates- “your place, your pace”. With instructors working in different time-zones all around the globe, we can provide you training at your convenient time. Along with 24x7 lab access we also provide 24x7 training- you choose the time, we deliver.

FAQs
  • Q: How will the classes be conducted?
    A: Classes will be conducted online via GoToMeeting.
  • Q: How will I get hands-on lab experience?
    A: You will be provided dedicated lab access on our 24x7 available cloud servers during the entire course duration. Each candidate will have his/her own lab scenario for practice. Moreover, if the candidate wants to setup a lab on their machine that support will also be provided by the instructor.
  • Q: What materials will be given by the instructor for studying? Do we have to pay any extra fees for the same?
    A: The candidate will be provided with daily class recordings, presentations, lab guides, virtual machines and study notes for practice. All this material will be included in the course fees.
  • Q: Is my fees refundable?
    A: We do not have a refund policy. The candidate will be provided first two sessions free of cost and then the candidate will be asked to pay the course fees.
  • Q: Can I pay in installments?
    A: Yes, the course fees can be paid in two instalments. The first instalment will be payable after the first two free sessions. The second instalment will be payable after 50% course completion.
  • Q: Placement Assistance?
    A: Placement assistance will be provided to all candidates after course completion. Interview calls be provided to all candidates. Along with that mock interview sessions will also be conducted for all candidates to prepare them for the interview.
  • Q: What kind of post-training support will I get?
    A: Even after the course completion, BlueMap is committed to provide post-training support to all candidates. Post-training support works in two ways. In the first scenario if the candidate does not understand a particular topic he/she can have one-to-one session with the instructor to clear the concept or can attend any other on-going batches. In the second scenario the instructor will provide support to the candidate if he/she is facing issues on job helping candidate to apply knowledge to practice.
About F5

F5 Networks, Inc. is a transnational company that specializes in application services and application delivery networking. F5 technologies focus on the delivery, security, performance, and availability of web applications, including the availability of computing, storage, and network resources.

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