Micro-Segmentation [V6.3]

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 3 Day

In this intensive three-day course, you will explore the security-focused features of VMware NSX® 6.3, including the distributed firewall and the Service Composer, to help drive your micro-segmentation deployment to success. In this intensive three-day course, you will explore the security-focused features of VMware NSX® 6.3, including the distributed firewall and the Service Composer, to help drive your micro-segmentation deployment to success.

Prerequisites

You should understand security concepts.

Who Can Benefit

Experienced system administrators, network administrators, and engineers or system integrators responsible for implementing security policy in the software-defined data center

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Lesson 1: Introductions and course logistics
  • Lesson 2: Course objectives
  • Lesson 3: Describe the content of this course
  • Lesson 4: Familiarize yourself with the benefits of the VMware Education Learning Zone
  • Lesson 5: Identify additional resources

Module 2: NSX and the Software-Defined Data Center

  • Lesson 1: Describe the software-defined data center
  • Lesson 2: Understand the differences in security approach between the traditional data center and the software-defined data center

Module 3: Management Plane Components

  • Lesson 1: Understand the management, control, and data planes
  • Lesson 2: Describe VMware NSX® Manager™
  • Lesson 3: Describe the NSX infrastructure and component communications
  • Lesson 4: Install NSX components for host preparation
  • Lesson 5: Troubleshoot host preparation problems
  • Lesson 6: Introduce the NSX central CLI

Module 4: Data Plane Components

  • Lesson 1: Describe the distributed firewall components and explain how they communicate with each other
  • Lesson 2: Validate proper functioning of data plane components through the ESXi CLI
  • Lesson 3: Validate proper functioning of data plane components through the NSX central CLI

Module 5: NSX Edge Firewall

  • Lesson 1: Describe the NSX Edge firewall
  • Lesson 2: Explain how the distributed firewall and NSX Edge firewall rules are managed by NSX Manager
  • Lesson 3: Validate and troubleshoot the NSX Edge firewall through the NSX Edge CLI

Module 6: NSX Distributed Firewall

  • Lesson 1: Describe the NSX distributed firewall
  • Lesson 2: Explain how NSX service chaining dynamically responds to changing security conditions
  • Lesson 3: Explain how the distributed firewall, the filtering module, and traffic redirection modules work together
  • Lesson 4: Use the ESXi CLI to troubleshoot the distributed firewall
  • Lesson 5: Use the NSX central CLI to troubleshoot the distributed firewall

Module 7: NSX Service Composer

  • Lesson 1: Describe the Service Composer
  • Lesson 2: Describe the Service Composer architecture
  • Lesson 3: Explain how NSX service chaining dynamically responds to changing security conditions
  • Lesson 4: Use the Service Composer to create dynamic security policy

Module 8: NSX Identity-Based Firewalling

  • Lesson 1: Describe the identity-aware firewall
  • Lesson 2: Configure the NSX identity-based firewall

Module 9: NSX Partner Integration Solutions

  • Lesson 1: Explain the architecture of Guest Introspection with third-party devices
  • Lesson 2: Explain how the distributed firewall, the filtering module, and traffic redirection modules work together

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Micro-Segmentation [V6.3]

3 Day
Classroom, Virtual

$2,550.00

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