Distributed Cloud Services Enablement & BIG-IP Next Technical Bootcamp


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17 September 2024

08:30 AM - 5:00 PM CET

Tivoli Hotel & Congress Centre
Arni Magnussons Gade 2
1577 Copenhagen, Denmark

Join F5 for a full day of learning divided into two sessions.

Session 1 – Distributed Cloud Services Sales Enablement
Primarily intended for the partner Sales teams covering our F5 Distributed Cloud Services from a business and sales perspective.

Distributed Cloud is  designed to empower customers with cloud-native capabilities, Distributed Cloud ensures seamless deployment, rock-solid security, and optimal operation of applications in any environment – be it data center, multi-cloud, or the network edge.

Session 2 – BIG-IP Next Technical Bootcamp
Intended for our Partner SE/Presale/consultant/architects - Join F5 for a session of tech-packed learning in this hands-on bootcamp focused on BIG-IP Next.

F5 is modernizing its ADC solutions, and BIG-IP Next will carry forward the comprehensive suite of classic BIG-IP solutions developed over the past two decades. This hands-on session will let you increase your knowledge of BIG-IP Next ready to support your customers.


Session 1 – Distributed Cloud Services Sales Enablement

08:30 Arrival – Tea, coffee and refreshments
09:00 – 10:30

F5 Distributed Cloud Services
Understanding Distributed Cloud, uncovering new sales opportunities, and the benefits of selling Distributed Cloud Services

10:30 – 11:00 Break

Session 2 – BIG-IP Next Technical Bootcamp

11:00 – 12:00 BIG-IP Next presentation
12:00 – 12:45 Lunch
12:45 – 13:15 Q&A, LAB set up and intro
13:15 – 14:45 BIG-IP Next hands-on LAB exercises Part 1
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 16:30 BIG-IP Next hands-on LAB exercises Part 2
16:30 – 17:00 Evaluate LAB exercises close-out with a quiz & survey

Agenda Highlights

LAB part 1

  • Access UDF, and from there you login to BIG-IP Next Central Manager. In BIG-IP CM you will learn how to discover BIG-IP Next nodes and activate licenses.
  • Deploy and operate Applications using iRules and templates and see how easy it is to migrate an application from BIG-IP Classic to BIG-IP Next.
  • In anticipation of the GD releases for the DNS and Access modules there is a preview lab on global resiliency and one how to setup Identity Aware Proxy using SSO.

LAB part 2

  • You will start modifying Templates and adding WAF Security Policies.
  • Upgrade a BIG-IP Next Instance and create a BIG-IP Next HA setup.
  • Part 2 finishes with some operations exercises and examples that help debugging and troubleshooting BIG-IP Next.

Bootcamp pre-requisites:

To get the best out of this bootcamp we recommend you to complete step 1 and step 2 of the BIG-IP Next – Technical Learning path as described in Partner Central.

As the diagram below shows, once finished step 1 and 2 you have earned your BIG-IP Next Accreditation badge and meet the pre-requisites for this bootcamp, being the 3rd step in this BIG-IP Next Learning Path.

BIG-IP Next Training Path

Please ensure you bring a Laptop / MacBook as you will be required to access the F5 training systems as part of the training.

You will need to have access to Partner Central and Learn F5, please see the links below to check you access:

We look forward to seeing you Distributed Cloud Services Enablement & BIG-IP Next Bootcamp.