Learn to secure your virtualization deployments with this two-day course that covers XenApp and XenDesktop. Youll learn how to secure XenApp and XenDesktop traffic, getting an understanding of when and where to secure traffic between XenApp and XenDesktop components, and advanced authentication implementations covering multifactor authentication, Smart Card, SAML, and FAS. Additionally, youll explore, how to protect your applications against vulnerabilities, Citrix Cloud security leading practices as well as operating system hardening, hypervisor security, and monitoring and operations Citrix recommended practices
Is this course for you? Built for IT Professionals familiar with XenApp and XenDesktop. Potential students include: administrators, engineers, and architects
Citrix Technologies Covered:
Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:
Have a basic understanding, and hands-on experience with installing and configuring XenApp and XenDesktop Attendance or experience equivalent to CXD-210 XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration and CXD-250 Moving to XenApp and XenDesktop Service on Citrix Cloud is recommended.
After completing this course you should be able to:
Learn how to secure Citrix traffic between components
Understand Citrix authentication and authorization workflows with multifactor authentication
Identify methods for desktop and application hardening with registry and policy lockdowns
Learn to optimize monitoring and operations with Citrix leading security practices
Citrix course materials are only available to delegates in e-courseware format. Delegates will be provided with instructions on how to access their e-courseware on day one of the event. Those delegates who are attending via either virtual or extended classroom will be required to provide either three monitors (to view courseware, labs and instructor demos simultaneously) or two monitors and a mobile device. Delegates will be required to have an active TCC (Training.Citrix.com) account in order to access course materials and labs.
Please set up Your TCC account up in advance of the course using the following link:
Please note: It is highly recommended that the delegate uses a personal email address (rather than company email) to set up their TCC account. If you do not wish to reference your company name when setting up your TCC account we recommend you use 'EDUCALC' as reference.
Should you encounter any issues in setting up your TCC account please ensure that you raise this directly with Citrix in advance of your event by visiting http://training.citrix.com then on the home page click, Help, then select Classroom Support, and submit a Critical or High priority request notifying Citrix of the course start date.
Citrix recommends students have basic understanding, and hands-on experience with installing and configuring XenApp and XenDesktop Recommended courses, or equivalent field experience, include knowledge of the topics covered in:
CXD-210 XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration
CXD-250 Moving to XenApp and XenDesktop Service on Citrix Cloud
Module 1: Securing Traffic in a XenApp and XenDesktop Environment
Secure Network Zones
XML and STA Security
TLS to VDA Encryption
Supporting Infrastructure Security
Citrix Cloud Security
Module 2: Implementing Advanced Authentication Methods for XenApp and XenDesktop
Windows Based Authentication
Citrix Cloud Authentication
Module 3: Improving App and Data Security
Module 4: Implementing XenApp/ XenDesktop Operating System Hardening
If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.
Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.