Technical Deep Dive Livefire: NSX Design & Advanced Security

Livefire Solutions, Advanced Technical Enablement


Delivered by the VMware by Broadcom Livefire Solutions Team, the Technical Deep Dive Livefire courses have been designed to help technical audiences build confidence and hands-on experience around NSX Advanced Security. This class exposes an individual to understand all important part VCF Add-Ons NSX Advanced Threat Prevention (ATP). Learning objectives are met using deep-dive labs, expert to expert discussions, and experience-based knowledge sharing.

  • Virtual Infrastructure Engineers
  • Security Engineers
  • Network Engineers
  • Security Architects
  • Solutions Architect
  • Instructor-led, classroom-based
  • 50% lecture, 50% hands on lab

One (1) day of instructor-led classroom training

  • NSX Install, Configure and Manage [V4.x]
  • Networking Essentials

This course is being offered by invitation only to VMware by Broadcom partners and internal customer-facing employees. Roadmap topics may be discussed; therefore, a signed NDA is required.

  • Have a full-size laptop.
  • Secondary device is recommended for reading and lab materials, which are only delivered electronically.
  • Please ensure you have the US Keyboard mapping added to your devices.
Course Overview

The Technical Deep Dive Livefire: NSX Design & Advanced Security course aims to prepare VMware customer-facing security and network Consultants, Engineers, and Architects to successfully execute complex end-to-end NSX Security projects.  Course material challenges the attendees to use design decisions, automation techniques, and best practices in the building and delivering of VCF with NSX Advanced Threat Prevention (ATP) infrastructure.

The class includes discussions, and deep dive labs to provide an end-to-end NSX ATP delivery and management experience.

Course Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will be able to meet the following outcomes:

  • Understand VCF NSX Security Design Principle
  • Understand VCF Add-Ons – NSX Advanced Threat Prevention
Agenda Topics

The course will focus on the following areas:

  • NSX Security Design Principles
  • VCF Add-Ons – NSX Advanced Threat Prevention
  • Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDS/IPS)
  • NSX Application Platform
  • NSX Malware Prevention
  • NSX Intelligence and Network Detection and Response (NDR)