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Implementing & Managing OpenVPN (2 days)

Interested in providing robust and secure enterprise VPN services with Open Source? Then this is the course for you! Our OpenVPN training teaches VPN administrators how to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot OpenVPN. Students attending this OpenVPN training course will learn, through a set of hands-on exercises and lectures, how to design and implement a powerful VPN solution using OpenVPN.

Students attending this course will also learn how to utilize commercial off the shelf (COTS) Linksys/Cisco routers to implement OpenVPN endpoints (secure network tunnels)

Implementing & Managing OpenVPN Course Calendar (2 days)

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1 Includes airfare from anywhere in the continental United States and some parts of Canada as well as accommodation and shuttle services.
2 Include course and course materials only.
3 Requires a broadband internet connection and microphone. Note that Virtual LIVE courses are led by an instructor, and as such start and end in local time (based on the course location), this my differ from your time zone.
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Recommended Pre-requisites

Students attending this course should have a basic understanding of the OSI model, as well as basic network and networks security concepts.

Course Outline/Agenda

This OpenVPN training covers the following topics:
  • Introduction to OpenVPN
  • OpenVPN Components
  • OpenVPN TCP vs. UDP
  • Installing OpenVPN
  • Setting up a Certificate Authority & Issuing Certificates
  • Revoking certificates
  • Installing & Configuring OpenVPN clients
  • Configuring S/KEY and/or smart card (challenge-response) authentication
  • Setting VPN Server firewall rules
  • Controlling inter-client communication
  • Configuring Access Control Rules (fine-grained access control)
  • Understanding NAT vs Routed VPN
  • OpenVPN endpoints with DD-WRT
  • Monitoring OpenVPN
  • Improving OpenVPN Security
  • Scaling OpenVPN

Class Size

This class is limited to a maximum of 12 students.

On-Site Delivery

This course is available for on-site delivery for groups of 3 or more students.

OTG offers discounted training for on-site courses of more than 3 students - call us at 877-258-8987 (or submit the form on the upper right side of this page) for more information.

Course Details
After attending this OpenVPN training, students will be able to do the following:
  • Implement OpenVPN in their enterprise (on both a Windows and/or Linux server)
  • Troubleshoot OpenVPN issues
  • Install & configure OpenVPN clients
  • Tune OpenVPN access control settings
  • Expire and disconnect remote OpenVPN sessions
  • Issue and revoke client certificates for OpenVPN
  • Scale an OpenVPN solution

Instructional Materials
The following materials are used to deliver this course:
  • OTG Course Guide

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