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CSW ANALYTICS TRAINING DESCRIPTION

This Cisco CSW Analytics course following the CSW Implementation course is designed for Application, Security, and Network Engineers who operate the CSW Platform for Application and Security Operations. This course will cover material from an Operations perspective, discussing best practices, caveats and common issues. Topics will include Advanced ADM, ERSPAN Agents, Security Policy, Troubleshooting, and the Security Dashboard. THIS CLASS IS DESIGNED FOR EXISTING CSW CUSTOMERS.

PREREQUISITES

  • CSW Implementation class (or equivalent experience)
  • Good grasp of networking concepts
  • Knowledge of Firewall and Load Balancer Principles

  • Fundamental Understanding of Network Protocols

  • Familiarity with the Linux command line

CSW Analytics Training

CSW ANALYTICS OBJECTIVES

After the course attendees will be able to:

  • Operationalize & Monitor the CSW Platform (on-prem or as-a-service)
  • Conduct expert, advanced Application Dependency Mapping
  • Deploy and manage ERSPAN agents
  • Correctly prioritise multiple levels of policy

  • Troubleshoot policy conflicts

  • Resolve application issues using flow search

  • Build security daily routines with dashboards

TARGET AUDIENCE

  • Network Engineers
  • Systems Engineers
  • Solution Architects
  • Systems Integrators

  • Application Owners
  • Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Engineers
  • Network Engineers • DevOps Teams

DELIVERY: Instructor Led Training

COURSE TYPE: Lecture + Hands-On Lab, In-Person Delivery, Live via WebEx

COURSE OUTLINE

Module 1: Advanced Application Dependency Mapping

  • Lab1: Advanced ADM

Module 2: ERSPAN Agents

  • Lab2: ERSPAN Agent ADM

Module 3: Security Policy

  • Lab 3: Enforcing Security Policies

Module 4: Troubleshooting

  • Lab 4: Segmentation Policy Violations
  • Lab 5: Policy Conflict Resolution
  • Lab 6: Security Rule Breaks Application
  • Lab 7: What if? How to Handle Recurring Issues

Module 5: Flow Search

  • Lab 8: Flow Search

Module 6: CSW Platform Monitoring 7. Security Dashboard Operations

  • Lab 9: Security Dashboard Operations