Learn the skills required to implement Citrix ADC Essential components including secure Load Balancing, High Availability, and Citrix ADC Management. At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their Citrix ADC environments to address traffic delivery and management requirements including Load Balancing, Availability, and ADC Operation Management.


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Learning Objectives

By the end of the course, you will:

Understand the functionality and capabilities of the Citrix ADC
Complete the initial setup and configuration of the Citrix ADC appliance
Understand Citrix ADC Load Balancing and High Availability configuration options and management
Employ recommended tools and techniques to troubleshoot common ADC network and connectivity issues

  • Getting Started

  • Introduction to Citrix ADC
    Feature and Platform Overview
    Deployment Options
    Architectural Overview
    Setup and Management

  • Basic Networking

  • Networking Topology
    Citrix ADC Components
    Access Control Lists

  • ADC Platforms

  • Citrix ADC MPX
    Citrix ADC VPX
    Citrix ADC CPX
    Citrix ADC SDX
    Citrix ADC BLX

  • High Availability

  • Citrix ADC High Availability
    High Availability Configuration
    Managing High Availability
    In Service Software Upgrade
    Troubleshooting High Availability

  • Load balancing

  • Load Balancing Overview
    Load Balancing Methods and Monitors
    Load Balancing Traffic Types
    Load Balancing Protection
    Priority Load Balancing
    Load Balancing Troubleshooting

  • SSL Offloading

  • SSL Overview
    SSL Configuration
    SSL Offload
    Troubleshooting SSL Offload
    SSL Vulnerabilities and Protections

  • Security

  • Authentication, Authorization, and Auditing
    Configuring External Authentication
    Admin Partitions

  • Security

  • Citrix ADC Logging
    Monitoring with SNMP
    Reporting and Diagnostics
    AppFlow Functions
    Citrix Application Delivery Management


Built for experienced IT Professionals who want to be familiar with Citrix ADC. Potential students include administrators, engineers, and architects interested in learning how to deploy or manage Citrix ADC.




This course requires little to no previous experience with Citrix ADC; however, Citrix recommends a basic understanding of of TCP/IP, HTTP, and of the OSI model, network devices, and networking protocols.


Length: 3.0 days (24 hours)


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