Fortinet Security Fabric Bootcamp | Hartford, CT

Event Overview

In this course, you will learn about the Fortinet Security Fabric and the necessary skills for administering a FortiGate security appliance.  In your own virtual environment, you will be able to explore the GUI, CLI, and many of the next-generation features mentioned in the FortiGate marketing documentation. 


Target Audience
  • Network and/or Security Operations Management
  • Network and/or Security Admins/Analysts/Engineers


  • Laptop
  • IPv4 subnetting and basic IP operations and concepts


  • Course Introduction
  • Firewall Iterations
  • Classroom Scenario


FortiGate Basics
  • Fortinet Security Platform Overview
  • Initial Setup and Registration
  • Interfaces
  • Policies
  • Management Options (GUI, CLI, FortiExplorer)


  • Routed Mode vs. Transparent Mode
  • Static & Dynamic Routing
  • Policy-Based Forwarding


Network Address Translation
  • Static NAT
  • Dynamic Source NAT
  • Dynamic Destination NAT


Security Policies
  • Traditional Security Policies
  • Security Profiles (Web/Email/AV/IPS)


  • Site to Site IPSec VPNs
  • IPSec Troubleshooting
  • SSL VPNs


Additional Material if Time Permits
  • Load Balancing
  • High Availability
  • Software Upgrades

Fine Print

We reserve to right to cancel RSVPs.