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NetIQ Access Manager 3.2 Administration [Course 8341]

Course Overview

NetIQ Access Manager 3.2 represents the next generation of access management and federated identity solutions. It supports a broad range of platforms and directory services and now supports 64bit platforms for more scalability.

This course covers features new to version 3.2 release: single-box installation, and SAML federation, and several new best practice considerations that apply to new and to existing Access Manager customers.

NetIQ Access Manager provides an advanced solution to secure your infrastructure, prevent information theft and protects the privacy of people inside and outside the organization. NetIQ Access Manager 3.2 lets you separate security from individual applications and Web servers, enabling single-point, policy-based authentication management and access privileges throughout the Net.

NetIQ Access Manager 3.2 also includes identity-based Web security services and provides users with secure authentication and access to portals, Web-based content.

Using NetIQ Access Manager organizations can simplify security management, control the use of digital

ON-DEMAND: This course is available as part of the Full Library or the NetIQ Solution Library.  Click the "Buy On-demand" button for details on purchasing these libraries.

Training Level: 3 - Advanced

Duration: 3 Days

Key Objectives

The objectives of this course are:

  • Architectural Overview and Installation Scenarios
  • Administration
  • Proxy Configurations
  • SSL and Certificate Management
  • Authentication Process and Overview
  • ACL and Role Management
  • Troubleshooting Identity Server and Gateway
  • Single Sign-on and Identity Injection
  • Federation with SAML and Liberty

Audience Summary

This course is for anyone interested in using NetIQ Access Manager 3.2 to control access to applications, the Web, and network resources in an enterprise environment.

Course Prerequisites

Before taking this course, you should have solid networking knowledge and experience.

Course Outline

SECTION 1 – Introduction to Access Manager

Objective 1: Understand Training Agenda and Access Manager Architecture

 SECTION 2 – Access Manager Installation

Objective 1: Understand Identity Provider Components

Objective 2: Understand Access Gateway Components

SECTION 3 – Access Manager Administration Console

Objective 1: Configure the Identity Provider & Access Gateway

SECTION 4 – Proxy Web Server Acceleration

Objective 1: Understand the Proxy Components of Access Manager

SECTION 5 – HTML Rewriter

Objective 1: Understand the Rewriting Process and Create a Rewriter Profile

SECTION 6 – Securing Communications with Certificates, SSL & Domain Based Multi-Homing

Objective 1: How to Configure SSL Domains Using Multi-Homing

SECTION 7 – Access Manager Authentication Services

Objective 1: Understand the Different Configurations of Authentication

Objective 2: Customizing the Authentication User Interface

SECTION 8 – Access Manager Policies

Objective 1: Understand the Policy Types in Access Manager

Objective 2: Understand the Role Based Access Control

SECTION 9 – Single Sign-On with Access Manager

Objective 1: Configure Single Sign-On (SSO) with Identity Injection policies

SECTION 10 – SSL VPN for Enterprise Access

Objective 1: Installing and Configuring SSL VPN

SECTION 11 – Java Agents

Objective 1: Installation and Configuration of Java Agents

SECTION 12 – Identity Sharing via Federation

Objective 1: Concept and Configuration of Sharing Identities

Objective 2: Compare and Contrast the Federation Standards including Liberty, SAML, and WS-Federation

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