Course outline for F5 Load Balance:

PREREQUISITES: Basic networking knowledge is required.

F5 LTM:

  • Introducing Local Traffic Management
  • Configuring Virtual Servers
  • Configuring Nodes
  • Configuring Load Balancing Pools
  • Understanding Profiles
  • Managing HTTP and FTP Traffic
  • Managing Application-Layer Traffic
  • Enabling Session Persistence
  • Managing Protocol Profiles
  • Managing SSL Certificates for Local Traffic
  • Managing SSL Traffic
  • Authenticating Application Traffic Using a Remote Server
  • Using Additional Profiles
  • Configuring Monitors
  • Configuring NATs
  • Configuring SNATs
  • Configuring Traffic Classes
  • Writing iRules
  • Health and Performance Monitors
  • Configuring Dynamic Ratio Load Balancing
  • Working with the OpenSSL Utility

  • F5 GTM:

  • Overview of the Global Traffic Manager
  • Introducing Global Traffic Manager
  • Setting Up and Configuring the Global Traffic Manager
  • Working with Listeners
  • Defining the Physical Network
  • Defining the Logical Network
  • Load Balancing with the Global Traffic Manager
  • Managing Connections
  • Load Balancing Connection Requests Using Topologies
  • Managing SSL Certificates for Local Traffic
  • Working with DNSSEC Keys and Zones
  • Configuring Monitors
  • Viewing Statistics
  • Collecting Metrics
  • Viewing Performance Data
  • Managing i-Rules
  • Managing DNS Files with ZoneRunner