TOPIC

LAB

TIME (Hours)

Load balancing concepts

Integration topologies: routed, one-armed, DSR
L4 SLB options and configuration
Source IP Persistence
SLB Source NAT

X

2:00

HTTP Protocol

L7 HTTP Virtual Server
HTTP Health Monitor
HTTP Header rewriting
Cookie Persistence
Failover

X

1:30

HTTPS Protocol

L7 HTTPS Virtual Server
SSL Off-Load
HTTPS Redirect
Certificate Creation

X

1:30

ACOS Acceleration

SSL Offload
Connection Reuse
HTTP compression
RAM Caching

X

1:00

Policy Based Server Load Balancing (PBSLB)

Built-in DDoS protection*
PBSLB with Black-White Lists
PBSLB with Class Lists
Access Control Lists

X

1:30

ACOS Troubleshooting & Monitoring

ACOS Troubleshooting tools
Session-related commands
Packet capture
SNMP for SLB objects
aXAPI for SLB

X

2:00

Introduction to aFleX

Purpose of aFleX
Import and execute aFleX script

X

1:00

Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB)

GSLB DNS Options
Server Mode Configuration
GSLB Policy Overview
GSLB Configuration

X

1:30

* High-level overview of DDoS protection. This is not catered for the TPS product.