Check Point Certified VSX Specialist (CCVS)

A 2-day Specialist course which provides a comprehensive understanding of the Check Point Virtual Security Extension (VSX) solution and describes how to deploy it within the corporate network environment.

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  • 15
    2 days, Thu & Fri 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Virtual - AUS
    Session information
    Session 1
    Thu 15 Feb 09:00 - Thu 15 Feb 17:00
    Virtual - AUS
    Session 2
    Fri 16 Feb 09:00 - Fri 16 Feb 17:00
    Virtual - AUS
    • $2,500.00 excl. GST


Course Overview

2-day Specialist course which provides an understanding of the skills necessary to effectively manage and protect your endpoint security network using the Check Point R81 Harmony Endpoint product.

Note: Supported versions R81.10 and above

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  • Explaining the benefits of virtual network security.
  • Understand the basic functions, components, and advantages of VSX technology.
  • Examine the VSX management infrastructure and understand how traffic flows within a VSX network.
  • Discuss options for deploying VSX technology within various types of organizations.
  • Understand how to install and configure VSX Gateways and Virtual Systems.
  • Describe different routing schemes and features that are available to use within the VSX environment.
  • Understand how to deploy additional VSX networking configurations that may be required in the environment.
  • Understand the differences between deploying physical Security Gateway Clusters and VSX Gateway Clusters.
  • Understand how Virtual System Load Sharing works to enhance VSX network performance.
  • Understand how to use the VSX Provisioning Tool to add and remove virtual devices.
  • Recall how CoreXL technology enhances Security Gateway performance and recognize how to use the technology in a
  • VSX environment.
  • Understand how to employ tools for optimizing resources allocated in a VSX environment.
  • Identify various VSX command line tools commonly used to retrieve information and perform configuration changes.
  • Understand how to use VSX utility commands to perform various maintenance tasks for the VSX environment.
  • Understand how to troubleshoot and debug issues that may occur in a VSX environment.

Who Should Attend?

This course is designed for security engineers, users, and Check Point resellers who need to deploy and manage VSX solutions within their security environment and are working towards their Check Point Certified VSX Specialist (CCVS) certification.

Technical professionals who need to install, configure, and manage Virtual Security Extension (VSX) solutions within their network security environment.

 What You'll Learn

Upon completion of this course, students are able to:

  • VSX Overview
  • Virtual System Installation and Configuration
  • VSX Clustering
  • Advanced VSX Features
  • Troubleshooting VSX


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