CNS-231: Deploy and Manage Citrix SD-WAN 11.x

In this three-day course, you will learn how Citrix SD-WAN can simplify branch networking for your organization. You’ll walk away understanding how to configure and manage SD-WAN, including the SD-WAN architecture, deployment options, provisioning, and how to use Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator in your environment. Additional topics include: branch office deployment, SD-WAN monitoring, reporting, and diagnostics.

Versions covered:

This course is currently on Citrix SD-WAN 11.x

Audience

Built for IT Professionals working with Citrix SD-WAN, with little or no previous
SD-WAN experience. Potential students include networking administrators,
engineers, and architects interested in learning how to deploy or manage Citrix
SD-WAN.

Prerequisites

  • Understanding of different computer networks such as LAN and WAN
  • Familiarity with data-carrying techniques, including Multiprotocol
    Label Switching (MPLS), Metro Ethernet, and VPN tunneling
  • Understanding of techniques for increasing data transfer efficiencies /
    WAN optimization

What you’ll learn

  • Initial configuration and management of Citrix SD-WAN
  • Deployment options available
  • Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator utilities and considerations
  • Citrix SD-WAN administration, including monitoring and reporting

Course content

Module 1: Citrix SD-WAN Overview

  • Citrix SD-WAN Use Cases
  • Citrix SD-WAN Technical Overview
  • Citrix SD-WAN Management

Module 2: Citrix SD-WAN Architecture

  • Citrix SD-WAN Architecture
  • Citrix SD-WAN Hardware Bypass
  • Citrix SD-WAN Packet Processing

Module 3: Citrix SD-WAN Deployment

  • Citrix SD-WAN Deployment Modes
  • Citrix SD-WAN Branch Office Deployment
  • Citrix SD-WAN Deployment Considerations

Module 4: Citrix SD-WAN Configuration

  • Citrix SD-WAN Configuration Process
  • Citrix SD-WAN Provisioning

Module 5: Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator

  • Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator Overview
  • Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator Customer Onboarding
  • Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator Configuration
  • Citrix SD-WAN Orchestrator Reporting

Module 6: Citrix SD-WAN Administration

  • Citrix SD-WAN Administrative Tasks
  • Citrix SD-WAN Monitoring
  • Citrix SD-WAN Reporting
  • Citrix SD-WAN Diagnostics

Certification

This course will help you prepare for the new assessment 1Y0-141: Understanding SD-WAN which is scheduled to release on May 1 2020.

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