Networking Training


Implementing Citrix NetScaler 11 for App and Desktop Solutions

Duration: 5 Days

Who should attend:

This course is designed for students who have limited or no previous NetScaler experience and are interested in learning how to integrate NetScaler Gateway with Citrix XenDesktop or Citrix XenApp

An individual course planning is possible for this kind of course. If you would like to know more about this course please either call us on +43 (0)1 70795380 or send an email to
Preparatory Recommendations

Before taking this course, Citrix recommends that students have the following:

  • Understanding of basic networking concepts (routing, switching, VLAN, firewall functionality)
  • Familiarity with application delivery and cloud networking
  • Experience with Citrix virtualization technologies, such as XenDesktop and XenApp
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Windows Server
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server or enterprise database servers
  • Experience with Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Remote Desktop Services
  • Basic understanding of Windows Server networking concepts, such as DNS, IIS®, and load balancing
  • Exposure to basic system administration concepts, including logging, software upgrade procedures, and high availability operations
  • Familiarity with server monitoring tool
  • Basic understanding of VPN concepts, including SSL encryption and certificates
Course Objective

The objective of this course is to provide the foundational concepts and teach the skills necessary to implement, configure, secure and monitor a Citrix NetScaler system with NetScaler Gateway in a desktop virtualization environment.

This course has been updated based on the latest release of the NetScaler product (NetScaler version 11). As a part of this update, the content has been more heavily focused on the NetScaler Gateway functionality than ever before, and covers significant features introduced in NetScaler version 11.

This course is designed specifically for students who have limited or no previous NetScaler experience. Studentswill have access to hands-on exercises within a virtual lab environment. This course is based on the Citrix NetScaler 11 product, but the skills and fundamental concepts learned are common to earlier product versions.

Skills and Key Topics

Students can expect to learn about the following topics in this course:

  • High Availability and Load Balancing
  • AppExpert Classic Policy Engine
  • Authentication and Authorization
  • Access Policies
  • End User Access and Experience
  • Integrating NetScaler Gateway with XenApp and XenDesktop
  • Integrating NetScaler Gateway with other resources (Unified Gateway)
  • Remote Desktop Proxy
  • Gateway with WebFront
  • Multi-tenancy
  • Portal Page Customization
  • Monitoring and Management
  • Troubleshooting
Further information

If you would like to know more about this course please contact us