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Course Overview

The Secure Mobile Access Advanced Administration (SMAAA) Training Course provides instruction on the administration and management of the SMA appliance to provide secure access for remote users utilizing any device. The course covers using the Appliance Management Console (AMC) to provide users with secure access to any application, from corporate laptops, un-managed computers, or mobile device, based on secure authentication and authorization policies and appropriate End Point Control requirements. Students will further learn advanced deployment options and troubleshooting methodologies.

This class is recommended for all administrators of SonicWall Secure Mobile Access (SMA) appliances who need to maintain and monitor a SonicWall SMA appliance.

The SMAAA course culminates with the CSSP Certification exam for the Secure Mobile Access Product. While this exam is not a part of the class, you will have access to it on-line via your personal work MySonicWall account.

Target Audience

System engineers, channel partners, service partners, end users.

Course Prerequisites

  • An Active CSSA Certification in SMA.
  • General networking knowledge and experience:
    • It is assumed that the student will have at a thorough understanding of the technologies being used in their environments or the environments of their customers.
    • Extensive understanding of networking and networking technologies
    • Comfortable with basic command-line utilities
    • Knowledge of SSL, certificates, and certificate authorities
    • Understanding of directories (LDAP, Microsoft Active Directory, or RADIUS)
    • Understanding of VPN technology (IPSec and SSL)

Course Contents

  • Section 1: Course Introduction
  • Section 2: SMA Basic Administration review
    • Review: Installation
    • Review: Authentication Servers
    • Review: User Management
    • Review: Access Methods
    • Review: Resources and Access Control Rules
    • Review: Workplace Portal
  • Section 3: Advanced Concepts
    • Adv: Auth Servers and User Management
    • Adv: Access Methods
    • Troubleshooting
  • Section 4: End Point Control
    •  Overview: End Point Control
    • Device Profiles
    • Zones
  • Section 5: Application Access Control
    •  Overview: Mobile Connect
    • Mobile Connect features
    • Application Access Control Configuration
  • Section 6: System Administration
    • Network Configuration and Logging
    • System Monitoring and Maintenance
    • Security Best Practices

Course Duration

2 days (Classroom or Virtual)



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