In this expert training course students will be exposed to advanced networking and Citrix ADC concepts and configurations. Through lecture, lab exercises, and real-world case studies, students will learn to look critically at environment requirements, constraints, and business drivers to create a complex Citrix networking solution. Topics to be covered in this course include multi-site and multitenant deployments, advanced authentication and load balancing, and automation and orchestration and advanced troubleshooting. This training will also prepare students for the Citrix Certified Expert in Networking (CCE-N) exam. This course includes a voucher to take the related exam (1Y0-440: Citrix Networking Assessment, Design, and Advanced Configuration) and earn your Citrix Certified Expert – Networking (CCE-N) certification.


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Learning Objectives

You will learn to:

How to identify and prioritize business drivers, constraints, and requirements using the Citrix Consulting methodology
Assess environment requirements and learn to apply leading design principles to address them in a multi-site Citrix ADC deployment
Apply advanced authentication and load-balancing principles

  • Networking Methodology and Assessment

  • Understanding the Citrix methodology
    Business Drivers and Requirements
    User Segmentation
    Application Assessment
    Capabilities Assessment

  • Citrix Networking Deployment Architecture and Topology

  • Multi-Site Deployments
    Multi Tennant Infrastructure
    Cloud Deployments
    High Availability
    Citrix ADC Double-Hop Scenarios
    Secure Web Gateway

  • Advanced Authentication and Authorization

  • Authorization Policies
    Access Policies
    Advanced Authentication Options
    Multi-Factor Authentication
    nFactor Authentication
    AAA Session Management

  • Citrix ADC Security

  • Authorization
    Pre-authentication and Endpoint Analysis Scans
    Protection against Layer 4-7 Attacks
    Web App Firewall

  • Citrix Gateway Configuration Considerations

  • ICA Proxy Configuration
    VPN Access
    Clientless Access
    Split Tunneling
    RDP Proxy Deployment and Configuration

  • Advanced Load Distribution and Link Load balancing

  • Advanced Load Balancing
    Link Load Balancing
    Firewall Load Balancing
    Microsoft Exchange Load Balancing
    Advanced Global Server Load Balancing
    Global Server Load Balancing Persistence
    DNS, Policies, Expressions, Actions, and Views
    GSLB Monitoring and Considerations

  • Application Delivery Management Automation and Orchestration

  • Application Delivery Management Outbound Traffic Dashboard
    Configuration Jobs
    Configuration Audit
    StyleBooks (Net-new)


Developed for IT Professionals with extensive networking and Citrix ADC experience, this course is built for IT Professionals who are responsible for defining the overall structure or architecture of a Citrix networking environment. This course encompasses advanced Citrix networking configurations and leading Citrix design principles.




This course assumes that the student has significant networking and Citrix Networking experience. Citrix recommends a comprehensive understanding of basic and intermediate Citrix ADC features and functionalities. Proficiency in the topics covered in CNS-220; CNS-222; and CNS-320 is strongly recommended.


Length: 5.0 days (40 hours)


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