AR-AMF: Aruba Mobility Fundamentals (Delivered by Fast Lane)

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Duration

5 Days

30 CPD hours

This course is intended for

Typical candidates for this course are IT Professionals who deploy small-to-medium scale enterprise network solutions based on Aruba products and technologies

 

Overview

After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:

Explain how Aruba's wireless networking solutions meet customers’ requirements

Explain fundamental WLAN technologies, RF concepts, and 802.11 Standards

Learn to configure the Mobility Master and Mobility Controller to control access to the Employee and Guest WLAN

Control secure access to the WLAN using Aruba Firewall Policies and Roles

Recognize and explain Radio Frequency Bands and channels, and the standards used to regulate them

Describe the concept of radio frequency coverage and interference and successful implementation and diagnosis of WLAN systems

Identify and differentiate antenna technology options to ensure optimal coverage in various deployment scenarios

Describe RF power technology including, signal strength, how it is measured and why it is critical in designing wireless networks

Learn to configure and optimize Aruba ARM and Client Match features

Learn how to perform network monitoring functions and troubleshooting

 

Description

AR-AMF teaches knowledge, skills & practical exp. to set up & config a basic AR WLAN utilizing OS 8.X architecture & features.using lecture & labs,AR-AMF provides tech. & hands-on exp. of config. a single Mobility Master with 1 controller & AP WLAN

WLAN Fundamentals
  • Describes the fundamentals of 802.11, RF frequencies and channels
  • Explain RF Patterns and coverage including SNR
  • Roaming Standards and QOS requirements
Mobile First Architecture
  • An introduction to Aruba Products including controller types and modes
  • OS 8.X Architecture and features
  • License types and distribution
Mobility Master Mobility Controller Configuration
  • Understanding Groups and Subgroups
  • Different methods to join MC with MM
  • Understanding Hierarchical Configuration
Secure WLAN configuration
  • Identifying WLAN requirements such as SSID name, encryption, authentication
  • Explain AP groups structure and profiles
  • Configuration of WLAN using the Mobility Master GUI
AP Provisioning
  • Describes the communication between AP and Mobility controller
  • Explain the AP booting sequence and requirements
  • Explores the APs controller discovery mechanisms
  • Explains how to secure AP to controller communication using CPSec
  • Describes AP provisioning and operations
WLAN Security
  • Describes the 802.11 discovery, authentication and association
  • Explores the various authentication methods, 802.1x with WPA/WPA2, Mac auth
  • Describes the authentication server communication
  • Explains symmetric vs asymmetric Keys, encryption methods
  • WIPS is described along with rogue discovery and protection
Firewall Roles and Policies
  • An introduction into Firewall Roles and policies
  • Explains Aruba?s Identity based Firewall
  • Configuration of Policies and Rules including aliases
  • Explains how to assign Roles to users
Dynamic RF Management
  • Explain how ARM calibrates the network selecting channels and power settings
  • Explores the new OS 8.X Airmatch to calibrate the network
  • How Client Match and Client Insight match steers clients to better Aps
Dynamic RF Management
  • Explain how ARM calibrates the network selecting channels and power settings
  • Explores the new OS 8.X Airmatch to calibrate the network
  • How Client Match and Client Insight match steers clients to better Aps
Guest Access
  • Introduces Aruba?s solutions for Guest Access and the Captive portal process
  • Configuration of secure guest access using the internal Captive portal
  • The configuration of Captive portal using Clearpass and its benefits
  • Creating a guest provisioning account
  • Troubleshooting guest access
Network Monitoring and Troubleshooting
  • Using the MM dashboard to monitor and diagnose client, WLAN and AP issues
  • Traffic analysis using APPrf with filtering capabilities
  • A view of Airwaves capabilities for monitoring and diagnosing client, WLAN and AP
  • issues
Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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