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Configure and manage the essential features of Palo Alto Networks® next generation firewalls
Configure and manage Global Protect to protect systems that are located outside of the data center perimeter
Configure and manage firewall high availability
Monitor network traffic using the interactive web interface and firewall reports
Who should attend
Security Engineers, Security Administrators, Security Operations Specialists, Security Analysts, Network Engineers, and Support Staff
Students must have a basic familiarity with networking concepts including routing, switching, and IP addressing. Students also should be familiar with basic security concepts. Experience with other security technologies (IPS, proxy, and content filtering) is a plus.

What Will I Learn?

  • Course Objectives
  • Successful completion of this five-day, instructor-led course should enhance the student’s understanding of how to configure and manage Palo Alto Networks® next-generation firewalls.
  • The student will get hands-on experience configuring, managing, and monitoring a firewall in a lab environment.


  • Module 1: Next-Generation Security Platform and Architecture
  • Module 2: Virtual and Cloud Deployment
  • Module 3: Initial Configuration
  • Module 4: Interface Configuration
  • Module 5: Security and NAT Policies
  • Module 6: App-ID™
  • Module 7: Content-ID™
  • Module 8: URL Filtering
  • Module 9: Decryption
  • Module 10: WildFire®
  • Module 11: User-ID™
  • Module 12: GlobalProtect™
  • Module 13: Site-to-Site VPNs
  • Module 14: Monitoring and Reporting
  • Module 15: Active
  • Passive High Availability
  • Module 16 Next- Generation Security Practices

Ahmed Abdul Hameed

CCNA,CCNA SEC.,CCNP, ITIL, MCSA,MCSE , CCAI, ECCS, CEH ,CHFI Senior Network and Telecom. Engineer – Cisco-Microsoft CompTIA -EC- Council Certified Academy instructor with 12 years of Experience of technical and managerial skills in one of the largest telecommunication companies in middle East Telecom Egypt ,also Certified instructor in the field of networks, security and management and Co founder & CEO of IT Gate Academy & IT Gate Corp.


Course Instructor


Ahmed Abdul Hameed

Member Since November 2008
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