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Course ID 01058551
HPE product number H0LJ0
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ILT - Instructor Led, 5 days
VILT - Virtual Instructor Led, 5 days
WBT - Web Based, Self Paced, 5 days
Skill level Intermediate
Delivery languages English
Lab required Yes
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Course description

The Aruba Mobility Boot Camp (MBC) combines the IAW and SWDI courses into a single, 5-day training experience. Participants should be prepared for an accelerated curriculum, thus the name boot camp. 

Prerequisites for this course include an understanding of wireless fundamentals, VLAN fundamentals, data flow and control in a network, and basic routing principles.

Ideal candidate for this course

Ideal candidates are network professionals looking to boost their technical skills in industry-leading mobile-first solutions and services.


  • Aruba Architecture
    • Aruba Product Review
    • Aruba Network Architecture Components
    • Software Architecture Components
    • Aruba Solution - How it works
    • Campus and Remote Network Design
    • Aruba Scalable Design
    • Controller Roles
    • Theory of Operation
    • Packet Walk-through - DHCP request/reply
  • Initial Setup
    • Web UI: Guided Tour
    • Licenses
    • Monitoring Dashboard
  • WLAN Configuration
    • WLAN components
    • Structure of an AP Group
    • WLAN setup Wizard - Creating secure Employee WLAN
  • AP Provisioning
    • AP Provisioning Overview
    • AP and controller communication
    • Troubleshooting AP boot and controller communication
    • AP Provisioning
    • Basic Troubleshooting
    • AP Profiles
    • AP Configuration is stored in profiles in each AP group
    • AP Staged/Provisioned locally
  • Authentication
    • Security Overview
    • Authentication Methods
    • 802.1X Configuration
  • Advanced Authentication
    • Authentication Server Advanced Configuration
    • 802.1X Configuration Options
    • AAA Fast Connect
    • Machine Authentication
    • Blacklist due to failed authentication
  • Firewall Policies
    • Firewall overview
    • Policies and Rules Components
    • Policy Construction and Configuration
    • Counter Measures: Blacklisting Clients
    • Global firewall settings
    • Valid user acl
    • Troubleshooting
    • Viewing firewall traffic in the dashboard
  • Roles
    • Explanation of roles
    • Creating and applying roles
    • Applying and restricting policies to Groups
    • Role derivation processes
    • User-derived rules
    • Default roles
    • Stateful Firewall setting
    • Bandwith Contracts
    • Best Practices
    • Troubleshooting roles and policies
  • ARM
    • Introduction to Adaptive Radio Management
    • Why is ARM Needed
    • How Does ARM Work and how to use ARM
    • Client Match
    • Spectrum Analysis
    • Spectrum Configuration
  • Captive Portal
    • Aruba's Guest Access solution
    • Captive Portal Process
    • Captive Portal configuration steps
    • Customizing Captive Portal
    • Using WLAN Wizard
    • Troubleshooting Captive Portal
    • Guest Provisioning Account
    • Guest Provisioning Customization
    • Captive Portal Lab
  • Remote AP
    • Remote AP Overview
    • Aruba's Remote AP solution
    • Remote AP architectures
    • RAP Forwarding Modes
    • RAP Operations mode
    • Remote AP configuration steps
    • Remote AP provisioning
    • Troubleshooting
  • Wired Access
    • Introducing Wired Access Control
    • PACL and VACL
    • Wired Access Control Configuration
    • VLAN AAA profile and Global AAA profile
    • Lab
  • Master Redundancy
    • Master Redundancy Overview
    • Configuration
    • Master Redundancy DB Synchronization
    • Lab
  • Master/Local controller Operation
    • Multi Controller
    • Multi Controller Configuration
    • Centralized Image Upgrades
    • AP Image Preload
    • AP Groups
    • VLAN Pooling
    • Named VLANs
    • AP Termination
    • LAB
  • CPsec
    • Introduction to Control Plane Security
    • How CPSec works
    • Configuring CPSec in GUI
    • CLI CPSec Configuration
    • Configuring the CPSec Whitelist
  • Mobility
    • Mobility Overview
    • Single Controller Mobility
    • Inter Controller Mobility
    • 802.11r Mobility
    • Monitor IP Mobility
    • LAB
  • Local Redundancy
    • Redundancy Operations
    • Redundancy Models
    • Local Redundancy methods
    • Local Redundancy Configuration
    • LAB
  • Mesh
    • Intro to Mesh
    • Mesh basics
    • Controller an AP support
    • Mesh Details and Best practices
    • Configuration
    • Mesh Toubleshooting
    • LAB
  • RFProtect/IDS
    • RFProtect
    • Advanced Wireless Intrusion Detection
    • Advanced Wireless Intrusion Protection
    • Spectrum Analysis
    • Rogue Detection and Containment


After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:
  • design and deploy scalable Aruba WLANs

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