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So disrupt or be disrupted.

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Upcoming Events

Dec
8
Thu
Aerohive Certified Wireless Administrator – ACWA HM NG – Training 8-9/12/2016 @ Exclusive Networks
Dec 8 @ 09:00 – Dec 9 @ 17:00
Aerohive Certified Wireless Administrator - ACWA HM NG - Training 8-9/12/2016 @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Aerohive Certified Wireless Administrator – ACWA HM NG

8-9 December | Training Description

Designed for network professionals responsible for managing and supporting wireless LAN networks, this extensive course will provide you with the information and skills necessary to gain an understanding of Aerohive’s NG Platform and WLAN architecture. Learn best practices in designing and optimizing an NG Platform and Aerohive WLAN. Configure and manage Aerohive Access Points, and HiveManager. Troubleshoot routine problems in your wireless environment.

Overview

Each student connects to HiveManager, a remote PC, and a Aerohive Access Point over the Internet from their wireless-enabled PC or MacBook in the classroom, and then performs hands-on labs that cover the following topics:

  • Aerohive NG platforms
  • Feedback tool
  • Predictive modeling
  • Device discovery and provisioning
  • Object menu & guided configuration
  • Create static PSK network policy
  • Monitoring: Devices, clients,
  • SSID profile and user profile objects
  • Secure WLAN using 802.1X/EAP security
  • Troubleshooting 802.1X
  • Radio Profiles
  • Device Specific Settings: APs
  • Guided Config/Additional Settings
  • Device Utilities and Diagnostic Tools
  • Device Classification
  • Dashboard and Reports
  • Health View
  • Private Pre Shared Key (PPSK)
  • Captive Web Portals
  • NG Administration
  • Device Firmware Updates
  • Help and Walk Me
  • APIs

Important (Required Equipment)

In order to participate in the labs, each student must bring their own 802.11g/a or 802.11n Wi-Fi-enabled laptop PC or MacBook Wi-Fi-enabled with wireless drivers

Suggested Prerequisite (Highly Beneficial)

CWNA® vendor-neutral WLAN training and certification.

Training Registration

By registering for this training you understand and comply with Exclusive Networks’ Training terms and conditions.

Price

€700 excl. VAT

Location

Exclusive Networks bvba
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

This course is given by a certified Aerohive trainer with several years of experience.

Dec
16
Fri
Fortinet – FortiFriday @ Exclusive Networks
Dec 16 @ 09:30 – 17:00
Fortinet - FortiFriday @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

FortiFriday

Friday 16 December | Exclusive Networks Offices

On Friday 16 December Exclusive Networks and Fortinet are organizing another FortiFriday.

Because of the huge succes of the FortiFridays we will have, from now on, a morning and afternoon session.
The topics:

  • Whats new
  • Fortigate and VMware NSX integration + Demo
  • FortiOs 5.4 and IPv6 in practice + Demo

Timing AM workshop
09h00 – Welcome
09h10 – Start workshop
12h30 – End workshop & Lunch

Timing PM workshop

12h30 – Lunch
13h30 – Start workshop
17h00 – End workshop with drinks

Location
Exclusive Networks
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

Dec
19
Mon
FORTINET – NSE4 – FCNSA 201 – Multi-Threat Security Systems I – FortiGate @ Exclusive Networks
Dec 19 @ 09:00 – Dec 20 @ 17:00
FORTINET – NSE4 – FCNSA 201 – Multi-Threat Security Systems I – FortiGate @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Course Description

In this 2-day instructor-led classroom or online class, you will learn basic configuration and administration of the most commonly used features of FortiGate Unified Threat Management (UTM) appliances.

In interactive labs, you will explore firewall policies, user authentication, basic VPNs, virus detection, email filtering, web filtering, application control and more. These administrative fundamentals will provide you with a solid understanding of how to integrate and maintain basic network security.

Product Versions

FortiGate 5.2

Agenda

  • Module 1   Introduction to Fortinet UTM
  • Module 2   Logging and Monitoring
  • Module 3   Firewall Policies
  • Module 4   Firewall Authentication
  • Module 5   SSL VPN
  • Module 6   IPsec VPN
  • Module 7   Antivirus
  • Module 8   Email Filtering
  • Module 9   Web Filtering
  • Module 10 Application Control

Objectives

After completing these courses, you will be able to:

  • Describe capabilities of FortiGate UTM
  • Neutralize threats / misuse: viruses, phishing, spam, torrents, and inappropriate web sites
  • Control network access based on device type
  • Authenticate users via firewall policies
  • Offer an SSL VPN for secure access to your private network
  • Establish an IPsec VPN tunnel between two FortiGate appliances
  • Compare policy- vs. tunnel-based IPSec VPN
  • Apply port forwarding, source NAT, and destination NAT
  • Interpret log entries
  • Generate reports
  • Use the web UI and CLI for administration
  • Deploy the right operation mode
  • Simplify protocol handling with application control

Who Should Attend

Anyone who is responsible for day-to-day management of a FortiGate appliance.

Students must master these courses before attending FortiGate Multi-Threat Security Systems II.

Prerequisites

None except TCP/IP network experience and a basic understanding of firewall concepts.

System Requirements

    If you take the online version of this class, you must have a computer with:

  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • An up-to-date web browser
  • A PDF viewer to view online class materials
  • Speakers or headphones
  • (Optionally) a Java runtime environment (JRE)

Certification

This prepares you for the NSE 4 certification. NSE 4 Certification exams are offered atPearson Vue test centers worldwide.

Price

€1350 excl. VAT

Location

Exclusive Networks bvba
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

Trainer

This course is given by a certified Fortinet trainer with several years of experience.

Dec
21
Wed
FORTINET – NSE 4 – FCNSP 301 – Multi-Threat Security Systems II – FortiGate Training @ Exclusive Networks
Dec 21 @ 09:00 – Dec 23 @ 17:00
FORTINET – NSE 4 – FCNSP 301 – Multi-Threat Security Systems II – FortiGate Training @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Course Description

In this 3-day instructor-led classroom or online class, which follows Fortinet Multi-Threat Security Systems I, you will learn a selection of advanced FortiGate networking and security features.

Topics include features commonly used in complex or larger enterprise/MSSP networks, such as dynamic routing, transparent mode, redundant infrastructure, security-as-a-service (SaaS), advanced IPSec VPN, IPS, SSO, certificates, data leak prevention, diagnostics, and fine-tuning performance.

Product Versions

FortiGate 5.2

Agenda

  • Module 11 Routing
  • Module 12 Virtual Networking
  • Module 13 Transparent Mode
  • Module 14 High Availability
  • Module 15 Advanced IPsec VPN
  • Module 16 IPS
  • Module 17 FSSO
  • Module 18 Certificate Operations
  • Module 19 DLP
  • Module 20 Diagnostics
  • Module 21 Hardware Acceleration
  • Module 22 Putting It All together

Objectives

After completing these courses, you will be able to:

  • Deploy FortiGate devices as an HA cluster for fault-tolerance & high performance
  • Inspect traffic transparently at Layer 2
  • Route packets using dynamic routing protocols, policy-based, or static routes
  • Connect virtual domains (VDOMs) without packets leaving FortiGate
  • Implement a meshed / partially redundant VPN
  • Diagnose failed IKE exchanges
  • Fight hacking & denial of service (DoS) with IPS and DoS policies
  • Diagnose IPS engine performance issues
  • Offer Fortinet Single Sign On (FSSO) access to network services, integrated with Microsoft Active Directory
  • Inspect SSL/TLS-secured traffic to prevent encryption used to bypass security policies
  • Understand encryption functions and certificates
  • Defend against data leaks by identifying files with sensitive data, and blocking them from leaving your private network
  • Diagnose and correct common problems
  • Optimize performance by configuring to leverage ASIC acceleration chips, such as CP or NPs, instead of only the CPU resources

Who Should Attend

Networking and security professionals involved in the design, implementation, and administration of a security infrastructure using FortiGate appliances.

This course assumes knowledge of basic yet FortiGate-specific fundamentals. As a result, if you know about firewalls, but are new to Fortinet, we do not recommend that you skip Fortinet Multi-Threat Security Systems I.

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of OSI layers
  • Good knowledge of firewalling concepts in an IPv4 network
  • Familiarity with all topics presented in the prerequisite Fortinet Multi-Threat Security Systems I course

System Requirements

If you take the online version of this class, you must have a computer with:

  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • An up-to-date web browser
  • Speakers or headphones
  • A PDF viewer to view online class materials
  • (Optionally) a Java runtime environment (JRE)

Certification

This prepares you for the NSE 4 certification. NSE 4 Certification exams are offered atPearson Vue test centers worldwide.

Price

€2020 excl. VAT

Location

Exclusive Networks bvba
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

Trainer

This course is given by a certified Fortinet trainer with several years of experience.

Jan
24
Tue
Sophos Certified Architect XG Firewall Training – 24-26 January 2017 @ Exclusive Networks
Jan 24 @ 09:00 – Jan 26 @ 17:00
Sophos Certified Architect  XG Firewall Training - 24-26 January 2017 @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Course Description

Date: 13-15/03/2017
Duration: 3 days
Timing: every day from 9am to 5pm
Price:  €1555 excl. VAT

This course provides an in-depth study of Sophos XG Firewall, designed for experienced technical professionals who will be planning, installing, configuring and supporting deployments in production environments.

Objectives

On completion of this course, trainees will be able to:

  • Understand the components of the Sophos XG Firewall and how to configure them
  • Architect a solution for a customer’s environment and needs
  • Implement proof of concept (PoC) deployments with Sophos XG Firewall
  • Configure the components of Sophos XG Firewall according to best practice
  • Troubleshoot common issues on the Sophos XG Firewall

Pre-requisites:

Prior to attending this course, trainees should:

  • Complete the Sophos XG Firewall Certified Engineer course.
  • Have knowledge of networking to a CompTIA N+ level
  • Have knowledge of IT security to a CompTIA S+ level
  • Have experience configuring network security devices
  • Be able to troubleshoot and resolve issues in Windows networked environments
  • Have experience configuring and administering Linux/UNIX systems
If you are uncertain whether you meet the necessary prerequisites to attend this course, please email us at training@exclusive-networks.be and we will be happy to help.
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Jan
25
Wed
IPv6 Essentials Training @ Exclusive Networks
Jan 25 @ 09:00 – Jan 26 @ 17:00

Date:  25-26 January 2017
Duration:
2 days
Timing:
every day from 9am to 5pm
Price:
€ 1395 excl. VAT

Course Description

This IPv6 Training describes the functionality of IP Version 6 (IPv6). It discusses the new features of the protocol and compares it to IPv4, thereby offering a good overview of the functionality that you may need or desire in your network. All protocol elements are explained in easy to understand ways, as defined in the IPv6 specifications.

This 2-day training offers a great overview of the important facts to know about the new protocol for everybody who is involved with the integration of IPv6. It is of great value to everybody that architects networks, defines strategies and concepts, plans for tests and pilots and evaluates IPv6 support with vendors. It also discusses coexistence of IPv4 and IPv6 as well as transition mechanisms defined which will make the integration as smooth as possible.

Target Audience

This seminar is designed for technical decision makers, network architects and analysts, IT consultants, system and network administrators, vendors and application developers who need a well founded overview of the full functionality and the opportunities of IPv6. Everyone that is involved in planning and integration should have a good general understanding and will profit from this overview.

Duration

2 days

Prerequisites

A good understanding of networks and TCP/IP in general is very helpful. There is no prerequirement for IPv6.

Topics

  • Introduction
  • The Structure of the Protocol, the IPv6 Header and Extension Header Architecture
  • Mobile IPv6
  • IPv6 Addressing (Address Format and Prefixes, Address Types, Address Allocations)
  • ICMPv6 Functionality, new Message Types, Neighbor Discovery (ND), Stateless Address Autoconfiguration (SLAAC), Path MTU Discovery (PMTDU), Multicast Listener Discovery (MLD)
  • Transition Mechanisms and Scenarios
  • DNS, DHCPv6
  • Security, QoS, Routing Protocols (Short Overview)
  • Business Case, Planning, Methodologies, Best Practices

IPv6 Essentials Book

Price

€1395 excl. VAT

Location

Exclusive Networks bvba
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

Trainer

This course is given by Thierry Van Steirteghem, Gold Certified IPv6 Trainer

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Feb
8
Wed
FORTINET – NSE7 – FortiGate III @ Exclusive Networks
Feb 8 @ 09:00 – Feb 10 @ 17:00
FORTINET – NSE7 – FortiGate III @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Course Description

In this 3-day class, you will learn how to isolate and fix the most common issues in networks with FortiGate. In interactive labs, you will explore how to configure BGP and OSPF, and to resolve misconfigurations and improve performance.

Format: Instructor-led classroom

Product Version: FortiGate 5.2

Agenda

  1. Troubleshooting Concepts
  2. System Resources
  3. Network Troubleshooting
  4. Firewall Policies
  5. Firewall Authentication
  6. FSSO
  7. IPsec VPN
  8. Security Profiles
  9. Explicit Web Proxy
  10. Operation Modes
  11. External BGP
  12. OSPF
  13. HA

Objectives

  • After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Monitor traffic passing through FortiGate
    Optimize FortiGate memory usage
  • Diagnose using FortiGate tools such as the built-in sniffer and “diagnose debug flow” command
  • Monitor statistics for user traffic, traffic shaping, user authentication, IPsec, web proxy, BGP, OSPF and HA
  • Troubleshoot issues with conserve mode, high CPU, firewall policies, session helpers, user authentication, IPsec, FortiGuard, UTM inspection, explicit web proxy, routing, and HA
  • Describe the processing flow of FortiGate packet inspection
  • Configure FortiGate for external BGP and OSPF

Who Should Attend

Networking and security professionals involved in the administration and support of a security infrastructure using FortiGate appliances.This course assumes advanced knowledge of networking and FortiGate-specific fundamentals. As a result, if you are new to FortiGate, we do not recommend that you skip FortiGate I and II.

Prerequisites

  • knowledge of network protocols
  • Knowledge of network security concepts
  • FortiGate I & FortiGate II

Certification

This course prepares you for the NSE 7 certification exam.

Price

€2020 excl. VAT

Location

Exclusive Networks bvba
A. Stocletlaan 202
2570 Duffel (Antwerp)

Trainer

This course is given by a certified Fortinet trainer with several years of experience.

Feb
13
Mon
Palo Alto Networks Firewall Bundle Training – EDU-201 & EDU-205 @ Exclusive Networks
Feb 13 @ 09:30 – Feb 17 @ 17:00
Palo Alto Networks Firewall Bundle Training -  EDU-201 & EDU-205 @ Exclusive Networks | Duffel | Vlaanderen | Belgium

Palo Alto Networks Firewall: EDU-201 & EDU-205 Training Bundle

Date: 13-17/02/2017
Duration: 5 days
Timing: every day from 9am to 5pm
Price: €3500 (€3900)

Overview
This training is a bundle of the Palo Alto Networks Essentials 1 (EDU-201) & Essentials 2 (EDU-205) training

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