TOPIC

LAB

TIME (Hours)

Carrier Grade Networking Concepts (Required)

Context of CGNetworking
IPv4 and IPv6 Topologies
CGNAT vs. Traditional NAT
User-Quota, Sticky NAT

 

0.75

LSN NAT44(4) Configuration

5 Parts of Dynamic NAT configuration
Alternative: Fixed NAT
Troubleshooting NAT(4)44 (lsn)

X

1.50

LSN Additional Features

ALGs
Static Port Mapping
Full-Cone NAT (EIM, EIF, Session User Quota)
Hairpinning Filtering
Stateful Firewall (not CFW)

X

2.00

IPv6 Overview

What is IPv6
IPv6 Features and Tools

 

0.50

IPv6 Migration (NAT/DNS64)

Stateless NAT46
DNS64 and Stateful NAT64
NAT64 Prefix
DNS64 Virtual Server Configuration
5 Parts of Dynamic NAT64 configuration
Alternative: Fixed NAT64
Troubleshooting NAT64

X

2.00

NAT64 Additional Features

ALGs
Static Port Mapping
Full-Cone NAT (EIM, EIF, Session User Quota)
Hairpinning Filtering

 

1.00

Routing and Networking

CGN Topologies
Configuring Routing: Static, BGP, OSPF, OSPFv3

X

1.50

CGN Logging

Issues in Logging
Data Plane Logging Configuration
Logging Template: Custom format, HTTP Request logging
Port Batching (v1 and v2)
Fixed-NAT Table Export and Logging
RADIUS Accounting integrations
NetFLOW (IPFIX) Logging/Accounting

X

1.50

Troubleshooting and Performance Monitoring

Monitoring: system log, interface counters, CPU, memory usage, NAT pool utilization
Capture packets, storing and exporting packets
Debug Routing
Contacting A10 Support

X

1.25