CNS-225: Deploy and Manage Citrix ADC 13.x with Traffic Management

Build your Citrix ADC knowledge and skills by enrolling in this five-day course. It covers Citrix ADC essentials-- platforms, architecture, licensing and functionality – and also focuses on traffic management, including content switching, traffic optimization and global server load balancing (GSLB). You will learn about key ADC capabilities such as high availability, security and performance, and explore SSL offload, load balancing and monitoring. The traffic management curriculum will cover the AppExpert policy engine, the Rewrite and Responder features, and Content Switching.


This course is meant for IT Professionals working with Citrix ADC, with little to no previous ADC experience. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects interested in learning how to implement and manage Citrix ADC features using leading practices.

Versions covered
This course is currently on Citrix ADC version 13.x
This course replaces course CNS-220: Citrix ADC 12.x Essentials and Traffic Management 


This course requires little to no previous experience with Citrix ADC. However, Citrix recommends a basic understanding of TCP/IP, HTTP and the OSI model, network devices, and networking protocols.

What you will learn in this course

  • Understand the functionalities and capabilities of Citrix ADC
  • How to obtain, install, and manage Citrix ADC licenses
  • Comprehend basic ADC network architecture
  • Understand how SSL is used to secure Citrix ADC
  • Optimize the ADC system for traffic handling and management

Course content

  • Module 1: Getting Started
  • Module 2: Basic Networking
  • Module 3: ADC Platforms
  • Module 4: High Availability
  • Module 5: Load balancing
  • Module 6: SSL Offloading
  • Module 7: Security
  • Module 8: Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  • Module 9: Advanced Policies
  • Module 10: Rewrite Responder URL
  • Module 11: Content Switching
  • Module 12: Optimization
  • Module 13: Global Server Load Balancing  

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This course is recommended as preparation for exam 1Y0-241

When you pass the above exam, you will received the CCA-N certification (Citrix Certified Associate - Networking)

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