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Aruba ClearPass - Essentials

( Duration: 5 Days )

This Aruba ClearPass - Essentials training course provides the foundational skills in Network Access Control using the ClearPass product portfolio. Attendees will learn to setup ClearPass as an AAA server, and configure the Policy Manager, Guest, OnGuard and Onboard feature sets. In addition, this course covers integration with external Active Directory servers, Monitoring and Reporting, as well as deployment best practices. Attendees will gain insight into configuring authentication with ClearPass on both wired and wireless networks.

By attending Aruba ClearPass - Essentials workshop, attendees will learn:

  • Ability to setup ClearPass as a AAA server
  • Demonstrate Configuration Guest, OnGurad, Onboard and Profiling features
  • Integrate with External AD Server
  • Understand Monitoring and Reporting
  • Demonstrate Scaling and deployment of best practices
  • Configure AAA services for both wired and wireless networks
  • Demonstrate the configuration of Aruba Downloadable User Roles.
  • Demonstrate the configuration of Dynamic Segmentation with Aruba switches.

The Aruba ClearPass - Essentials class is ideal for:

  • Network professionals who are looking to build their foundational knowledge of the ClearPass product portfolio.

COURSE AGENDA

1

Intro to ClearPass

  • BYOD
  • High Level Overview
  • Posture and Profiling
  • Guest and Onboard
2

ClearPass for AAA

  • Policy Service Rules
  • Authentication Authorization and Roles
  • Enforcement Policy and Profiles
3

Authentication and Security Concepts

  • Authentication Types
  • Servers
  • Radius COA
  • Active Directory
  • Certificates
4

Intro to NAD

  • NAD Devices
  • Adding NAD to ClearPass
  • Network Device Groups
  • Network Device Attributes
  • Aruba Controller as NAD
  • Aruba Switch
  • Aruba Instant
5

Monitoring and Troubleshooting

  • Monitoring
  • Troubleshooting
  • Logging
  • Policy Simulation
6

ClearPass Insight

  • Insight Dashboard
  • Insight Reports
  • Insight Alerts
  • Insight Search
  • Insight Administration
  • Insight Replication
7

Active Directory

  • Adding AD as Auth Source
  • Joining AD domain
  • Using AD services
8

External Authentication

  • Multiple AD domains
  • LDAP
  • Static Host Lists
  • SQL Database
  • External Radius Server
9

Guest

  • Guest Account creation
  • Web Login pages
  • Guest Service configuration
  • Self-registration pages
  • Configuring NADS for Guest
  • Guest Manager Deep Dive
  • Web Login Deep Dive
  • Sponsor Approval
  • MAC Caching
10

Onboard

  • Intro to Onboard
  • Basic Onboard Setup
  • Onboard Deepdive
  • Single SSID Onboarding
  • Dual SSID Onboarding
11

Profiling

  • Intro to Profiling
  • Endpoint Analysis Deep Dive
12

Posture

  • Intro to Posture
  • Posture Deployment Options
  • OnGuard Agent Health Collection
  • OnGuard workflow
  • 802.1x with Posture using Persistent/dissolvable agent
  • OnGuard web Login
  • Monitoring and Updates
13

Operation and Admin Users

  • Operations
  • Admin Users
14

Clustering and Redundancy

  • Clustering
  • Redundancy
  • LAB
15

Licensing

  • ClearPass Licensing
  • Base License
  • Applications
16

ClearPass Exchange

  • Intro
  • Examples
  • General HTTP Palo Alto Firewall
  • Configuration
17

Case Study

  • Objectives
  • Discussion
  • Advanced Labs Overview
18

Wired Port Authentication

  • 802.1X for access layer switch ports
  • Profiling on Wired Network
  • Configuration of Dynamic Segmentation
19

Aruba Downloadable User Roles

  • Downloadable User Role Enforcement in ClearPass
  • Aruba Controller/Gateway configuration
  • Aruba Switch configuration
  • Troubleshooting

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