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Palo Alto Networks Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management (EDU-210)

Course Overview

This 5-day instructor-led course 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 Objectives

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.

  • Course level: Introductory
  • Course duration: 5 days
  • Course format: Combines lecture and hands-on labs
  • Course level: Introductory
  • Course duration: 5 days
  • Course format: Combines lecture and hands-on labs

Course Features:

  • Interactive labs and troubleshooting
  • Hands-on training in classroom environment
  • Discuss real-life scenarios with instructors and other users
  • Hard copies of course materials
  • eCopies of course materials with live version updates (upon request)
  • Multiple Delivery Options: Classroom (Sacramento, CA), Live instructor-led training via Webex, Custom On-Site Delivery (8 student minimum)

Target Audience

Security Engineers, Security Administrators, Security Operations Specialists, Security Analysts, Network Engineers, and 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.

Course Modules

  • Module 1: Platforms and Architecture
  • Module 2: Initial Configuration
  • Module 3: Interface Configuration
  • Module 4: Security and NAT Policies
  • Module 5: App-ID™
  • Module 6: Basic Content-ID™
  • Module 7: URL Filtering
  • Module 8: Decryption
  • Module 9: WildFire™
  • Module 10: User-ID™
  • Module 11: GlobalProtect™
  • Module 12: Site-to-Site VPNs
  • Module 13: Monitoring and Reporting
  • Module 14: Active/Passive High Availability
  • Module 15: What’s Next

Upcoming Training Dates:

  • January 14-18, 2019*
  • April 1-5, 2019*
  • July 15-19, 2019*
  • October 7-11, 2019*

*Virtual, instructor-led training available for above offerings.


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