Configuring BIG-IP GTM - Global Traffic Manager (F5-TRG-BIG-GTM-IL)

 

Overview:  
This two-day course gives networking professionals a functional understanding of the BIG-IP® GTM system as it is commonly used. The course covers installation, configuration, and management of the BIG-IP GTM system. This hands-on course includes lectures, labs, and discussions.

Target audience: 
This course is intended for system and network administrators responsible for installation, setup, configuration, and administration of the BIG-IP GTM System.

Prerequisites: 

  • Common Network terminology
  • TCP/IP Addressing and Routing
  • DNS Methodology
  • Internetworking concepts
  • Common elements of WAN and LAN environments,
  • Data Center Server redundancy concepts.


Objectives: 
By the end of this course, the student should be able to perform an initial configuration using the Setup Utility and build many common configurations using the Graphical User Interface (browser-based). In addition, the student should be able to monitor and manage common tasks concerning traffic processed through the BIG-IP GTM system.

Topics:  
  • Installation and Licensing
  • DNS Overview
  • Accelerated DNS Resolutions
  • Intelligent DNS Resolutions
  • LDNS Probes and Metrics
  • Load Balancing
  • Monitors and Probes
  • Configuration Files, Logs, and Notifications
  • Advanced Topics - DNSSEC, iRules, Synchronization, DNS Integration, iHealth
  • Configuration Project

 

Certification: 
F5 BIG-IP GTM course + exam = BIG-IP GTM Specialist

Duration:   
2 days