Access Policy Manager3
Course Features
Training Type
Course Duration
Training Test
Batch Available
Skill Level
Latest Technology Coverage
CISCO, AWS, MICROSOFT, Certificate Courses
Hands-on-Lab experience,one-to-one Problem Solving Session

Register for Demo


    This course gives network administrators, network operators, and network engineers a functional understanding of F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager as it is commonly deployed in both application delivery network and remote access settings. In this course, you will learn about BIG-IP Access Policy Manager, its configuration objects, how it is commonly deployed, and how typical administrative and operational activities are performed. The course includes lecture, hands-on labs, interactive demonstrations, and discussions.


    • Getting started with the BIG-IP system
    • APM Traffic Processing and APM Configuration Wizards
    • APM Access Policies, Access Profiles
    • Visual Policy Editor, Branches and Endings
    • APM Portal Access and Rewrite Profiles
    • Single Sign-On and Credential Caching
    • APM Network Access and BIG-IP Edge Client
    • Layer 4 and Layer 7 Access Control Lists
    • APM Application Access and Webtop Types
    • Remote Desktop, Optimized Tunnels and Webtop Links
    • LTM Concepts including Virtual Servers, Pools, Monitors and SNAT’ing
    • APM + LTM Use Case for Web Applications
    • Visual Policy Editor Macros
    • AAA Servers and Authentication and Authorization with Active Directory and RADIUS
    • Endpoint Security with Windows Process Checking, Protected Workspace and Firewalls
    • iRules, Customization and SAML


    Lesson 1 : Setting Up the BIG-IP System

    • Introducing the BIG-IP System
    • Initially Setting Up the BIG-IP System
    • Archiving the BIG-IP Configuration
    • Leveraging F5 Support Resources and Tools

    Lesson 2 : Configuring Web Application Access

    • Review of BIG-IP LTM
    • Introduction to the Access Policy
    • Web Access Application Configuration Overview
    • Web Application Access Configuration in Detail

    Lesson 3 : Exploring the Access Policy

    • Navigating the Access Policy

    Lesson 4 : Managing BIG-IP APM

    • BIG-IP APM Sessions and Access Licenses
    • Session Variables and sessiondump
    • Session Cookies
    • Access Policy General Purpose Agents List

    Lesson 5 : Using Authentication

    • Introduction to Access Policy Authentication
    • Active Directory AAA Server
    • RADIUS
    • One-Time Password
    • Local User Database

    Lesson 6 : Understanding Assignment Agents

    • List of Assignment Agents

    Lesson 7 : Configuring Portal Access

    • Introduction to Portal Access
    • Portal Access Configuration Overview
    • Portal Access Configuration
    • Portal Access in Action

    Lesson 8 : Configuring Network Access

    • Concurrent User Licensing
    • VPN Concepts
    • Network Access Configuration Overview
    • Network Access Configuration
    • Network Access in Action

    Lesson 9 : Deploying Macros

    • Access Policy Macros
    • Configuring Macros
    • An Access Policy is a Flowchart
    • Access Policy Logon Agents
    • Configuring Logon Agents

    Lesson 10 : Exploring Client-Side Checks

    • Client-Side Endpoint Security

    Lesson 11 : Exploring Server-Side Checks

    • Server-Side Endpoint Security Agents List
    • Server-Side and Client-Side Checks Differences

    Lesson 12 : Using Authorization

    • Active Directory Query
    • Active Directory Nested Groups
    • Configuration in Detail

    Lesson 13 : Configuring App Tunnels

    • Application Access
    • Remote Desktop
    • A Network Access Optimized Tunnels
    • Landing Page Bookmarks

    Lesson 14 : Deploying Access Control Lists

    • Introduction to Access Control Lists
    • Configuration Overview
    • Dynamic ACLs
    • Portal Access ACLs

    Lesson 15 : Signing On with SSO

    • Remote Desktop Single Sign-On
    • Portal Access Single Sign-On

    Lesson 16 : iRules and Advanced Access Policy Rules

    • iRules Introduction
    • Basic TCL Syntax
    • iRules and Advanced Access Policy Rules

    Lesson 17 : Customization

    • Customization Overview
    • BIG-IP Edge Client
    • Advanced Edit Mode Customization
    • Landing Page Sections

    Lesson 18 : SAML

    • SAML Conceptual Overview
    • SAML Configuration Overview

    Lesson 19 : Webtop and Wizards

    • Webtops
    • Wizards

    Lesson 20 : BIG-IP Edge Client and Components

    • BIG-IP Edge Client for Windows Installation
    • BIG-IP Edge Client in Action


    An understanding of:

    • Common security and network terminology
    • TCP/IP addressing, routing, and internetworking concepts
    • Security authorization and authentication concepts
    • Common elements of WAN and LAN environments

    Proficient in:

    • Basic PC operation and application skills, including Windows OS
    • Basic Web browser operation (Internet Explorer is used in class)


    Network administrators, operators, and engineers responsible for managing the normal day-to-day operation and administration of F5 BIG-IP Access Policy Manager

    Why Choose Wanforce

    Robust IT Infrastructure

    24x7 Support

    Best Learning Environment

    Best Price Guaranteed

    Variable Length Subscription