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CCVS Check Point Certified VSX Specialist

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2 Days

12 CPD hours

About this course

Technical professionals who need to install, configure, and manage Virtual Security Extension (VSX) solutions within their network security environment.


Explain the benefits of virtual network security.
Understand the basic functions, components, and advantages of VSX technology.
Examine the VSX management infrastructure and understand how traffic flows within a VSX network.
Discuss options for deploying VSX technology within various types of organizations.
Understand how to install and configure VSX Gateways and Virtual Systems.
Describe different routing schemes and features that are available to use within the VSX environment.
Understand how to deploy additional VSX networking configurations that may be required in the environment.
Understand the differences between deploying physical Security Gateway Clusters and VSX Gateway Clusters.
Understand how Virtual System Load Sharing works to enhance VSX network performance.
Understand how to use the VSX Provisioning Tool to add and remove virtual devices.
Recall how CoreXL technology enhances Security Gateway performance and recognize how to use the technology in a VSX environment.
Understand how to employ tools for optimizing resources allocated in a VSX environment.
Identify various VSX command line tools commonly used to retrieve information and perform configuration changes.
Understand how to use VSX utility commands to perform various maintenance tasks for the VSX environment.
Understand how to troubleshoot and debug issues that may occur in a VSX environment.


This course provides a comprehensive understanding of the Check Point VSX solution and describes how to deploy it within the corporate network environment.

Course Topics
  • VSX Overview
  • Virtual System Installation and Configuration
  • VSX Clustering
  • Advanced VSX Features
  • Troubleshooting VSX
  • Configuring the VSX Environment
  • Deploying a Virtual System with a Physical Interface
  • Deploying a VS with Bonded VLAN Interfaces
  • Configuring Virtual System HA
  • Converting VSX High Availability to Virtual System Load Sharing
  • Maintaining the VSX Environment
  • Using the CLI to Manage VSX
  • Performance Tuning in VSX
  • Troubleshooting VSX Issues
  • Upgrading a VSX Environment
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans CCVS Check Point Certified VSX Specialist training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the CCVS Check Point Certified VSX Specialist course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

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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