Arrow Electronics, Inc.

Deploy and Manage Citrix SD-WAN – Essentials


LENGTH: 2 days

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Students will learn the various SD-WAN implementations and deployment modes available, and how to choose the one that is right for their organization. They will take a tour of the underlying architecture of SD- WAN and learn how to differentiate between the various components. Students will understand how the different elements of SD-WAN come together to provide a better network experience. Topics include: Quality of Service, Classes of Service, Rules,Dynamic Routing, DHCP Services, Zero Touch Deployment and the SDWAN management tools available.

Hands-on labs are used throughout this course to provide students with exposure to the product.

This course is currently on Citrix SD-WAN version 10.x


After completing this course you should be able to :

Understand the deployment options available

Complete the initial configuration and management of Citrix SD-WAN

Understand the provisioning and management considerations

Understand the SD-WAN security considerations

Understand the SD-WAN optimizations available


IT Professionals looking to deploy or manage Citrix SD-WAN


Attendees should meet the following pre-requisites:

Understanding of different computer networks such as LAN and WAN

Familiarity with data-carrying techniques, including Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS), Metro Ethernet, and VPN tunneling

Understanding of techniques for increasing data transfer efficiencies / WAN optimization

General understanding of branch network technologies; Routing, Firewall, DHCP, Internet control, Quality of Service


Module 1: Citrix SD-WAN Introduction and Overview

Citrix SD-WAN Functionality

Platforms & Editions

Initial Configuration

Module 2: Citrix SD-WAN Deployment Modes and Configuration

Deployment Mode Options

Multi-Region Deployment

Interface Groups

Virtual IP Addresses

WAN Links

Change Management

Upgrading Deployments

Zero Touch Deployment Options

Module 3: Citrix SD-WAN Provisioning and Change Management

Appliance Architecture

SD-WAN Management Architecture Options

Packet Processing and Architecture

SD-WAN Services

Module 4: Citrix SD-WAN Security Considerations

Citrix SD-WAN Physical Security

Appliance Security Considerations

Network Security

Stateful Firewall Considerations

Firewall Rules and Zones

Security Administration and Management

Module 5: Citrix SD-WAN Quality of Service

Citrix SD-WAN Quality of Service

Classes of Service and Rules

Application Quality of Service

SD-WAN Transmit Modes

Bandwidth Provisioning

Deep Packet Inspection

Module 6: Citrix SD-WAN Optimizations

Dynamic Routing

IPsec Termination

MPLS Queues

Path State Sensitivity Control

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol Support

Test and Certification

Recommended as preparation for the following exams:

CC-SDWAN Certification

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