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Citrix Education Certification Paths

The road to becoming Citrix certified doesn't need to be long and winding. Use our simple-to-follow learning paths to guide your certification journey.

Getting started is easy. Choose the technology that you want to learn about. Then use our certification paths to guide you to the courses that will lead to certification, or simply browse the catalog to find the course that is right for you.

All Certification Paths

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App Virtualization & VDI




Networking

 



Mobility

 

App Virtualization & VDI – Certification Path

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App Virtualization & VDI – Course Catalog


CMB-300

Deploy and Manage XenApp/XenDesktop 7.6 Fast Track

CXA-105 Choose this accelerated learning path to obtain the skills you need to deploy and support a complete Citrix application and desktop virtualization solution running on Windows Server 2012 R2. Learn how to build a XenApp and XenDesktop 7.6 environment, test the implementation, and successfully manage, monitor and troubleshoot the solution.

CXD-105

XenApp and XenDesktop Help Desk Support

Designed for help desk representatives supporting XenApp and XenDesktop, this two-day course will teach you how to efficiently troubleshoot, resolve and document user issues. These include determining root cause, deciding when to escalate and preventing recurrence. The course also covers common help desk issues such as authentication, printing and policies.

CXD-330

XenApp and XenDesktop Advanced Optimization and Troubleshooting

Enhance the functionality of your XenApp/XenDesktop environment and remediate complex issues by learning advanced concepts in user experience optimization and troubleshooting. During this course you will study StoreFront customizations, delivery of a seamless Citrix Receiver experience and logon optimization. Learn to troubleshoot common support issues, identify their root cause and resolve them efficiently.

CXD-210

XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Administration

This introductory administration course will teach you to install, configure and manage a highly available environment comprised of XenApp and XenDesktop controllers, StoreFront, Citrix Receiver, Director and profile management. Topics include solution architecture, use cases and management. New or returning students working towards certification or moving from older product versions will benefit from the course.

CXD-301

XenApp and XenDesktop Advanced Concepts – Optimizing the End User Experience

Gain skills required to optimize the user experience on managed and unmanaged devices through policies and customizations. After exploring common user issues, the course will teach you to deliver a seamless experience with Citrix Receiver, customize StoreFront, accelerate logons, and configure settings for graphics and multimedia delivery over limited bandwidth and CPU resources.

App Virtualization & VDI – Course Catalog(Continued)


CXD-302

XenApp and XenDesktop Advanced Concepts - Troubleshooting

Expand your XenApp/XenDesktop skill set by studying advanced troubleshooting tools and methods. Learn how to apply a methodology to troubleshoot issues with Citrix components, and use tools such as CDF tracing and logging to identify their root cause. The curriculum covers XenApp/XenDesktop services, databases, StoreFront, and VDA registration and connections.

CXD-400

Designing App and Desktop Solutions with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop

Learn how to conduct an organizational assessment – including business drivers and user requirements – and then design a Citrix virtualization solution that addresses these factors. This five-day course will cover XenApp/XenDesktop architecture; FlexCast models; application assessment; and app and desktop delivery/remote access. You’ll also study the networking, storage, provisioning and hypervisor layers of the design.

CXD-310

XenApp and XenDesktop 7.1x Advanced Administration

Increase the value of your XenApp/XenDesktop investment by taking advantage of Workspace Environment Management, Provisioning Services, application layering, advanced features and troubleshooting tools. This course will teach you how to manage complex solutions, such as multi-zone environments. Topics include optimizing app and desktop images, and improving logon times, user personalization and resource performance.

CXA-206

XenApp 6.5 Administration

This course on XenApp administration fundamentals will teach you to centralize and manage applications in the datacenter, and deliver them as a service to users anywhere. Topics include installing and configuring XenApp 6.5, Web Interface, StoreFront and Citrix Receiver, and using administrative consoles and tools to configure resources, policies, server and farm settings, and printers. This course helps prepare for the Citrix XenApp 6.5 Administration exam and corresponding associate certification.

CXD-350

Moving to the XenApp and XenDesktop Service on Citrix Cloud

Navigate the move from an on-premises infrastructure to the XenApp and XenDesktop Service on Citrix Cloud. This course will teach you to install and configure Cloud Connectors and deliver app and desktop resources to on-premises locations. It covers design considerations for locating StoreFront and NetScaler Gateway in Citrix Cloud, and migrating workloads to a public cloud.

CXS-300

Citrix XenServer 6.5 SP1 Administration

Designed for students without previous XenServer experience. This course provides the skills necessary to effectively design, deploy, manage and support Citrix XenServer 6.5 SP1. Configure a complete enterprise solution – covering everything from installation to advanced troubleshooting in a virtual lab environment.

Networking – Certification Path

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Coming Q4 2017
     

Networking – Course Catalog


CNS-221

Citrix Netscaler Unified Gateway

Learn the skills required to configure and manage NetScaler Gateway and Unified Gateway features, including how to implement Gateway components including NetScaler Gateway and Unified Gateway. At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their NetScaler environments to address remote access requirements for Apps and Desktops.

CNS-219

Citrix NetScaler Traffic Management

Learn the skills required to configure and manage NetScaler Citrix Traffic Management features, including Content Switching, Traffic Optimization, and Global Server Load Balancing. At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their NetScaler environments to address efficient traffic switching and resilience requirements including Content Switching, Traffic Optimization, and Disaster Recovery.

CNS-222

Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Unified Gateway

Learn the skills required to implement NetScaler components including secure Load Balancing, High Availability, and NetScaler Management, NetScaler Gateway and Unified Gateway features. At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their NetScaler environments to address traffic delivery and management requirements including load balancing, availability, and NetScaler operation management and to address remote access requirements for Apps and Desktops.

CNS-220

Citrix NetScaler Essentials and Traffic Management

At the end of the course, students will be able to configure their NetScaler environments to address traffic delivery and management requirements including Load Balancing, Availability, and NetScaler Operation Management. Also learn the skills required to configure and manage NetScaler Citrix Traffic Management features, including Content Switching, Traffic Optimization, and Global Server Load Balancing.

CNS-320

Citrix NetScaler Advanced Topics – Security, Management, and Optimization

This course is designed for students with previous experience NetScaler experience, and best suited for individuals who will be deploying and/or managing Citrix NetScaler Application Firewall (AppFirewall) to secure application access in a Citrix NetScaler environment, as well as NetScaler Management and Analytics System (MAS) to administer a Citrix NetScaler environment or optimize NetScalermanaged application delivery traffic.

Mobility – Certification Path

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Mobility – Course Catalog


CXM-202

Managing and Supporting a Mobility Solution with Citrix XenMobile

This course provides the skills necessary to manage, support, and troubleshoot a Citrix XenMobile 10 Enterprise environment. Students with limited or no XenMobile experience will gain an understanding of what is required to maintain the components of a XenMobile Enterprise solution. Students will have access to hands-on exercises within a virtual lab environment to understand basic details behind the installation of solution controllers, to configure and test policies, manage device and application usage, perform troubleshooting and reporting, and more.

CSF- 201

Citrix ShareFile Enterprise Essentials

Designed for students with little previous ShareFile experience. Learn the skills required to implement ShareFile components including the ShareFile for Windows client, XenApp and XenDesktop client, and StorageZones. Learn to integrate ShareFile with key backend elements including Microsoft ADFS for single sign-on and understand the data flow behind it. Also learn to navigate the ShareFile control plane user interface. At the end of the course students will be able to configure and manage their ShareFile environments to address their Enterprise File Sharing and Sync requirements.

CXM-303

Deploying Enterprise Mobility with Citrix XenMobile

This course provides the skills necessary to install, configure, and integrate components in a Citrix XenMobile 10 Enterprise solution. Students with limited or no XenMobile experience will gain an understanding of the components of a XenMobile Enterprise solution and their functions. Students will deploy and configure the XenMobile Enterprise components, apply principles to enroll mobile devices, install mobile apps, and use policies to manage device and application usage in a lab environment. In addition, topics such as how to integrate additional Citrix products and applications as part of the solution and how to troubleshoot some of the most common implementation issues will be discussed.