The Firewall 8.1 Essentials: Configuration and Management course combines instructor-led training and interactive labs to build a working knowledge of how to install, configure and manage Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation firewalls. The course covers the configuration and management of GlobalProtect to extend firewall protection to external systems outside the network perimeter. This course includes configuration and management of firewall high availability, and the monitoring of network traffic via the interactive web interface and firewall reports.
The Configuration and Management course is intended for anyone who anyone who is responsible for the day-today management, installation, or support of a Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation firewall. This includes Security Administrators, Security Engineers, Security Operations Specialists, Security Analysts, Networks Engineers and Support Staff. Anyone planning to attend the Panorama 8.0: Manage Multiple Firewalls (EDU-221), and Firewall 8.1: Debug and Troubleshoot (EDU-311), are strongly recommended to complete the Firewall 8.1: Configuration and Management course before attending those courses.