Course Overview:

This course takes the student from proxy fundamentals through advanced proxy solutions.  This course includes lectures & hands-on labs for a practical experience to install & configure ProxySG appliances, develop granular policies with the Visual Policy Manager (VPM), & utilize logging & the Reporter product. Learn to configure your Blue Coat Proxy appliance for high availability & multi-site deployments, advance policy features, web content control, P2P file sharing control, IM control, steaming media control, application acceleration & reverse proxy deployments, plus Internet/intranet security solutions. The class also reviews hacks on the application level which BlueCoat will prevent.

Attendees to TN-935: BlueCoat Proxy Server Administration will receive TechNow approved course materials and expert instruction.


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Duration: 5 Days

Course Objectives:

  • Protocol & Networking Primer
  • Introduction to ProxySG
  • Deploying ProxySG in a Network
  • Configuring & Managing ProxySG
  • Basic Policy Control Using VPN
  • Authentication of Web Clients
  • Web Content Virus Protection
  • Trouble Shooting Tips
  • Identifying Requirements for Advance Proxy Configuration
  • Using ProxySG to Identify & Create Policy
  • ProxySG Advance Policy Deployment
  • Securing Web Servers with BlueCoat ProxySG (Reverse Proxy)


Before attending this class, students are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the following topics:

  • An understanding of your network environment where the BlueCoat Proxy Appliance will be deployed
  • A working knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, DNS, network environments with firewalls, routing, bridging, & switching
  • An understanding of web services using http, https, & ftp
  • A working knowledge of how web servers and web browsers operate



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