Course outline

PaloAlto NGFW with Gigamon™ Inline Deployment

Categories: Gigamon, Guaranteed To Run™


Duration: 2 Days

This 2-day, hands-on course covers the essential information and develops the key skills you need to integrate PaloAlto NGFW with a Gigamon® GigaSECURE® Security Delivery Platform in an inline deployment.

  • Describe today’s security and performance monitoring challenges
  • Understand Gigamon solutions that counter security threats
  • Learn to architect PaloAlto NGFW solutions to counter security threats
  • Design and deploy a solution for monitoring and security threat protection using a joint solution of PaloAlto NGFW and Gigamon products
  • Good understanding of networking
  • Familiarity with network security and monitoring tools
  • Understanding of firewall functionality and positioning within a network architecture
  • Familiarity with Gigamon® Visibility Fabric™
  • Familiarity and/or experience with
    • GigaVUE Series product family
    • GigaVUE-VM and GigaVUE-FM
    • Cisco IOS
  • Solution Architects
  • Pre-Sales Engineers
  • Security Professionals
  • Network/System Administrators
  • Network/System Engineers
  • Implementation Professionals

Module 1: Security Design Concepts

  • Understanding Security Threats
  • Attack Evolution
  • Challenges in Detecting Threats
  • Security Architecture Fundamentals
  • Unified and Centralized Management
  • Threat-Centric Security Model
  • Multilayer Protection

Module 2: Gigamon Secure Delivery Platform

  • Architecture and Components
  • Deployment of Inline Tools, Out-of-Band Tools, Redundancy, Asymmetric Routing
  • Using SSL Decryption
  • Deployment Case Studies
    • Simple Inline Tool
    • Inline and Out-of-Band Tool
    • Redundancy
  • Introducing GigaSECURE

Module 3: Gigamon Deployment Architectures

  • Improving Network Security
  • Inline Bypass Overview
  • Out-of-Band Monitoring
  • GigaSMART Overview
  • GigaVUE-HC2 Product Overview

Module 4: Introducing PaloAlto NGFW

  • PaloAlto NGFW Introduction
    • Platforms and Architecture
    • Single-Pass Architecture
    • Flow Logic
  • Initial Configuration
    • Initial Access to the System
    • Configuration Management
    • Account Administration
  • Basic Interface
    • Configuration
    • Security Zones
    • Layer 2, Layer 3, Virtual Wire, and Tap
    • Subinterfaces
    • DHCP
    • Virtual Routers
  • Security and NAT Policies
    • Security Policy Configuration

Module 5: PaloAlto NGFW with Gigamon Inline Deployment

  • Solution Overview
  • Use Cases
  • Architectural Overview
    • Components and Version Compatibility
    • Network architecture
  • Palo Alto Networks 3020 NGFW Configuration
  • GigaVUE-HC2 Configuration
  • Testing and Verification


  • Designing a security architecture with Gigamon solutions
  • Designing a security architecture with PaloAlto NGFW physical appliances
  • PaloAlto NGFW configuration for a joint out-of-band deployment solution
  • Gigamon configuration for a joint inline deployment solution
  • Testing and verification of a joint inline deployment solution using PaloAlto NGFW and Gigamon

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