CX1309: Citrix Access Gateway 8.0 Enterprise Edition: Administration

2 Day Course
Code CTX1309

This coursehas been retired in favour of the Access Gateway 9.0 Enterprise Edition course.


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Deploying Citrix Access Gateway (17 topics)

  • Access Gateway Product Line
  • Identifying the Access Gateway Hardware Platforms
  • Identifying the Access Gateway Hardware Components
  • Identifying Deployment Considerations
  • Identifying Network Placement Options
  • Identifying Physical Installation Requirements
  • Access Gateway Administrative Tools
  • Identifying the Configuration Utility
  • Identifying the Command Line Interface
  • Introducing FreeBSD
  • Using Third-Party Tools
  • Initial Configuration
  • Configuring Network Settings
  • Changing the Password
  • Configuring Network Interfaces
  • Configuring Virtual Local Area Networks
  • Saving the Configuration

Configuring Basic Operation (5 topics)

  • Access Gateway Management
  • Performing an Upgrade
  • Managing Licensing
  • Enabling Access Gateway Features
  • Running the SSL VPN Wizard

Configuring Access Policies (8 topics)

  • Using Policy Manager
  • Creating Policy Expressions
  • Endpoint Analysis
  • Configuring Pre-Authentication Policies
  • Authentication Policies
  • Authorization Policies
  • Session Policies
  • Auditing Policies

Customizing the User Experience (15 topics)

  • Timeout Settings
  • Configuring Timeout Settings
  • Client Cleanup
  • Configuring Client Cleanup
  • Split Tunneling
  • Configuring Split Tunneling
  • Client Options and the Configuration Window
  • Displaying Client Options and the Configuration Window
  • The Clients
  • Deploying the Clients
  • Intranet Applications
  • Configuring Intranet Applications
  • Login Pages Customization
  • Portal Page Customization
  • Creating and Applying Themes

Call Routing (11 topics)

  • Role-Based Administration
  • Configuring Role-Based Administration
  • Securing the Configuration Utility
  • Administration Auditing
  • High Availability
  • Configuring Two Appliances for High Availability
  • Performing Synchronization
  • Performing Forced Failover
  • Managing a High Availability Pair
  • Intranet IP Addresses
  • Configuring Intranet IP Addresses

Securing Presentation Server Connections (12 topics)

  • Presentation Server Overview
  • ICA Proxy Mode
  • Configuring ICA Proxy Mode
  • Binding the Secure Ticket Authority
  • Configuring Web Interface Failover
  • Web Interface Connections through Access Gateway
  • Configuring Web Interface for Access Gateway Connections
  • SmartAccess
  • Configuring SmartAccess
  • Configuring Presentation Server for SmartAccess
  • Double-Hop DMZ Support
  • Configuring Next-hop Servers


This course assumes students have: - Basic knowledge of application and network protocols, devices and commonly used tools - Basic knowledge of network management and auditing protocols - Working knowledge of basic routing and layer 2 switching concepts - Working knowledge of commonly used network appliances - Knowledge of AAA (authentication, authorization and auditing) protocols - Basic knowledge of command line interfaces - Basic knowledge of VPN concepts - Knowledge of desktop operating systems (Windows® and Mac OS®) and desktop security concepts - Basic knowledge of Citrix Presentation Server™, web servers and file servers - Knowledge of certificate management and basic understanding of SSL