Fortinet UTM (Unified Threat Management) Security (NT3963)

This Fortinet UTM training introduces the core concepts to administer FortiGate products. It covers a comprehensive networking aspect of the product, as well as its operating system, the FortiOS. The training is conceived for hands-on experience and can be useful for an implementation that covers routing, virtual domains, interface rules, traffic optimization, as well as security.

Attend our Fortinet course at our physical locations (Toronto and Montreal), on-site (private training) or live online (virtual classroom).

Special pricing can be applied upon registration (multiple participants from your company, government sector, non profit organizations, etc.) - contact us to learn more.

Public class

5 days / 35 hours

Private class

Minimum no. of participants: 4
5 days / 35 hours
Price on request
English or French
Training plan: 

Module 01: Introduction to UTM (Unified Threat Management)

  • Introduction
  • Unified Threat Management (UTM) Foundations
  • Solving Problems with UTM
  • Current UTM Market Landscape
  • Evolution and Future of UTM

Module 02: FortiGate Hardware Overview

  • FortiGate Hardware Overview
  • FortiGate Custom Hardware Accelerations Overview
  • The ‘Black Art’ of FortiGate Sizing
  • Centralized Management Platform Overview
  • Fortinet Product Portfolio

Module 03: FortiOS Introduction

  • FortiOS Architecture
  • System Options

Module 04: Connectivity and Networking Technologies

  • Operating Modes
  • Connectivity
  • Routing
  • Servicing users
  • Virtual Domains (VDOM)
  • High Availability

Module 05: Base Network Security

  • Interface-Based Rules
  • Building Blocks of a Rule
  • Multicast Rules
  • IPv6 Rules
  • Local-In Firewall Rules
  • Miscellaneous Firewall Settings
  • Identity-Based Authentication
  • VPN
  • Traffic Shaping
  • SSL Inspection
  • Two-Factor User Authentication
  • Load-Balancing Capabilities

Module 06: Application Security

  • FortiGuard
  • Application Control
  • Network Antivirus/AntiSpyware
  • Intrusion Protection (IPS)
  • Web Filtering

Module 07: Extended UTM Functionality

  • Introduction
  • WAN Optimization
  • Web Caching
  • Endpoint Control
  • Data Leak Prevention (DLP)
  • Vulnerability Scan

Module 08: Analyzing your Security Information with FortiAnalyzer

  • Configuring the FortiAnalyzer
  • Configuring Reports
  • FortiAnalyzer Generated Alerts
  • Log Aggregation
  • Log Forwarding
  • Log Migration
  • Configuring FortiGates
  • Additional FortiAnalyzer Features

Module 09: Managing Your Security Configurations with FortiManager

  • System Settings Console
  • Administrative Domains
  • Device Manager
  • Device Level Management & Configuration
  • Policy & Objects
  • Managing Site-to-Site Distributed IPSec VPNs

Module 10: Designing a Security Solution

  • Introduction
  • Security as a Project
  • Establishing a Network Security Architecture
  • Gathering Information for Sizing and Configuring a UTM Solution
  • Considerations for Planning a UTM Deployment

Module 11: Security with Distributed Enterprise and Retail

  • Security Needs and Challenges
  • Example Distributed Enterprise and Retail Environment Topologies
  • Suggested Maintenance and Monitoring Operations

Module 12: Security on Financial Services

  • Electronic Trading
  • Market Data Networks
  • The Industry Trends
  • The Challenge
  • Market Data Multicast Distribution
  • Protocol-Independent Multicast-Source-Specific Multicast PIM-SSM)

Appendix-A Troubleshooting the Project

  • Introduction
  • Dealing with Cost Issues
  • Dealing with Timing
  • Engaging Fortinet Professional Services
  • Engaging Fortinet Technical Support

Appendix-B Troubleshooting Technically

  • Introduction
  • Resources
  • Basic Troubleshooting Overview
  • Basic Troubleshooting Tools
  • One year access to the class recording
  • Access to the lab environment during the training
  • Course material accessible in electronic format
  • Certificate of attendance

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