Blue Coat WAN Acceleration Administrator Course


The Blue Coat Certified WAN Acceleration Administrator (BCWAA) Course is intended for students who want to use new ProxySG features enabling application acceleration


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The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:

  • Students should be familiar with basic networking concepts, such as local-area networks (LANs), the Internet, security, and IP protocols. Additionally, students should have advanced knowledge of application delivery network and security, as well as practical experience with the ProxySG in the field.
  • WAN Optimization
  • WAN Acceleration Deployments
  • Initial Setup and Licensing
  • Blue Coat Sky
  • WCCP Setup
  • Services
  • Monitoring traffic
  • Configuring AND Roles
  • Optimizing CIFS
  • MAPI over ADN
  • Accelerating Web Traffic
  • Streaming Media Acceleration
  • Bandwidth Management
  • ProxySG Troubleshooting

Upon completing this course, the learner will be able to meet these overall objectives:

  • How to install and configure their ProxySG for acceleration.
  • How to accelerate specific kinds of application traffic.
  • How to monitor bandwidth gains and optimization in the Blue Coat Sky interface.
  • How to troubleshoot basic performance issues.
Target Audience

This course is designed for:

  • IT network professionals who wish to master the fundamentals of Blue Coat products with a focus on WAN Optimization technology and who have not taken any previous Blue Coat training courses

Recommended as preparation for:

  • Blue Coat Certified WAN Acceleration Administrators – BCWAA

BCWAA is the course required for the Blue Coat Certified WAN Acceleration Administrator Certification

Follow on Courses

Blue Coat Certified WAN Acceleration Professional (BCWAP)

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