This course gives networking professionals hands-on knowledge of how to troubleshoot a BIG-IP system using a number of troubleshooting techniques as well as troubleshooting and system tools. This course includes lectures, labs, and discussions.
This course assumes that you have successfully completed the Administering BIG-IP course, or equivalent, and have hands-on experience working in a production BIG-IP environment for several months. You should have a solid understanding of the environment in which the BIG-IP is deployed. This course is meant for BIG-IP administrators, network engineers, applications engineers, etc., who will be responsible for troubleshooting problems associated with their BIG-IP system.
Students must complete one of the following F5 prerequisites before attending this course:
The following free web-based training courses, although optional, will be very helpful for any student with limited BIG-IP administration and configuration experience.
The following general network technology knowledge and experience are recommended before attending any F5 Global Training Services instructor-led course:
The following course-specific knowledge and experience is suggested before attending this course:
The Troubleshooting BIG-IP v15.1 course presents much of the same content as v14.1 with minor modifications to improve flow. Password length is 8 digits.
v15 COURSE OUTLINE
Chapter 1: Setting Up the BIG-IP System
Chapter 2: Reviewing Local Traffic Configuration
Chapter 3: Troubleshooting Methodology
Chapter 4: Working with F5 Support
Chapter 5: Troubleshooting – Bottom to Top
Chapter 6: Troubleshooting Tools
Chapter 7: Using System Logs
Chapter 8: Troubleshooting Lab Projects