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Course Overview

The Secure Mobile Access Basic Administration (SMABA) Training Course provides instruction on the administration and management of the SMA appliance to provide secure, anywhere access to applications and resources for employees, business partners and other users. The course covers using the Appliance Management Console (AMC) to provide users with secure access to any application, from any network, based on secure authentication and authorization policies. Students will also learn how to deploy graphical terminal shortcuts for native Web-based access to Windows Terminal Servers and Citrix server farms.

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 SMABA course culminates with the CSSA 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

It is assumed that the customer will have a basic understanding of the access control technologies typically deployed in a network in addition to the following:

  • Basic understanding of networking and networking technologies
  • Comfortable with basic command-line utilities
  • Familiarity with SSL, certificates, and certificate authorities
  • Basic understanding of directories (LDAP, Microsoft Active Directory, or RADIUS)
  • Basic understanding of VPN technology (IPSec and SSL)

Course Contents

  • Section 1: Course Introduction
  • Section 2: Installation and settings
    • Overview: Installation
    • General Settings
    • Network Settings
    • Certificate Settings
  • Section 3: Authentication Servers
    • Overview: Authentication Servers
    • Configuring Authentication Servers
  • Section 4: User Management
    • Realms
    • Groups
    • Communities
  • Section 5: Access Methods
    • Overview: Access Methods
    • Web Agents
    • Proxy Agent and Client
  • Section 6: Resources and Access Control Rules
    • Resources
    • Access Control Rules
  • Section 7: Workplace Portal
    •  Overview: WorkPlace Portal
    • WorkPlace Sites
    • WorkPlace Shortcuts

Course Duration

2 days (Classroom or Virtual)


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