Palo Alto Firewall 8.0: Debug and Troubleshoot (311)

Firewall 8.0: Debug and Troubleshoot is the next-level course to Palo Alto Networks Firewall 8.0 Essentials: Configuration and Management (EDU-210).

This three-day, instructor-led Firewall 8.0: Debug and Troubleshoot course expands on the topics from the 210 course with hands-on troubleshooting labs:

  • Investigate networking issues using advanced firewall tools including the CLI
  • Analyze advanced logs to resolve various real-life scenarios
  • Solve advanced routing scenario challenges

Successful completion of this three-day, instructor-led course will enhance the student’s understanding of how to troubleshoot the full line of Palo Alto Networks® nextgeneration firewalls. Students will receive hands-on experience troubleshooting the security, networking, threat prevention, logging, and reporting features of the Palo Alto Networks® PAN-OS® operating system. Upon completion of this class, students will have an indepth knowledge of how to troubleshoot visibility and control over applications, users, and content. 


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


Students must complete the Firewall 8.0: Essentials - Configuration and Management (210) course and have an understanding of network concepts, including routing, switching, and IP addressing. They also will need in-depth knowledge of port-based security and security technologies such as IPS, proxy, and content filtering. 

Course outline:

Module 1:Troubleshooting Methodology 
Module 2: Platform Comparisons When Troubleshooting 
Module 3: Flow Logic 
Module 4: Administration Troubleshooting 
Module 5: Layer 3 Troubleshooting 
Module 6: Policy Troubleshooting 
Module 7: User-ID™ Troubleshooting 
Module 8: VPN Troubleshooting 
Module 9: GlobalProtect™ Troubleshooting 
Module 10: Performance Troubleshooting 

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