Pulse Connect Secure (PCS)

Administration and Configuration

Course Overview

This four-day course provides detailed coverage of the configuration of the Pulse Connect Secure solution. Students will work with Pulse Connect Secure to configure secured remote access to network resources.

Key areas include Pulse Connect Secure deployment and configuration, basic implementation, and component configuration. Students will have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in several hands-on labs.


Target Audience

  • Network Engineers
  • Enterprise System Architects
  • Technical Support Specialists
  • Implementation Consultants

Prerequisites

  • Students should have experience with the TCP/IP protocol suite, including addressing and routing, and Ethernet experience, including addressing, basic switching operations, and virtual LANs (VLANs).
  • Students should have knowledge of basic security and access management concepts, including 802.1X and RADIUS.

Course Outline

Day 1
Chapter 1: Course Introduction
Chapter 2: Pulse Connect Secure
Chapter 3: Initial Configuration / Lab: Initial Configuration Lab
Chapter 4: Technology and Terminology
Chapter 5: User Roles / Lab: User Roles Lab

Day 2
Chapter 6: Basic Logging and Troubleshooting / Lab: Logging and Tracing Lab
Chapter 7: Resource Policies and Profiles / Lab: Resource Policies Lab
Chapter 8: Authentication / Lab: Authentication Lab
Chapter 9: Advanced Authentication Options / Lab: Single Sign-on Lab 

Day 3
Chapter 10: Certificates / Lab: Certificate Lab
Chapter 11: Client and Server Applications / Lab: VPN Tunneling Lab
Chapter 12: Pulse Secure Client / Lab: Pulse Secure Client Lab
Chapter 13: License Server Client Deployment
Chapter 14: Endpoint Security / Lab: Host Checker Lab

Day 4
Chapter 15: Administration / Lab: Administration Lab
Chapter 16: Troubleshooting / Lab: Troubleshooting Lab
Chapter 17: Virtualization
Chapter 18: Clustering / Lab: Cluster Lab
Chapter 19: Cloud Secure

Course Details

DURATION

4 Days

DELIVERY

Classroom
Virtual Classroom

TECHNOLOGY

Security

CERTIFICATION

Pulse Secure Technical Expert

Pulse Partners and customers can easily sign up for both onsite and virtual classes by visiting each Authorized Education Partner’s website: