Cisco CCNP Security: SISE eLearning

Start Date: January 01, 1970 – 12:00 AM (Pacific Time)

End Date: January 01, 1970 – 12:00 AM (Pacific Time)


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Course Description:

The instructor-led Implementing and Configuring Cisco Identity Services Engine (SISE) course provide students with the skills and knowledge to deploy and use the Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE), policy enforcement, profiling services, web authentication, and guest access services, BYOD, endpoint compliance services, and TACACS+ device administration. The crucial elements of this course include the ability to use Cisco ISE to gain visibility into what is happening in your network, streamline security policy management, and contribute to operational efficiency.

Exam Number: 300-715 SISE

Course Outline

Introducing Cisco ISE Architecture and Deployment

Using Cisco ISE as a Network Access Policy Engine
Cisco ISE Use Cases
Describing Cisco ISE Functions
Cisco ISE Deployment Models
Context Visibility
Cisco ISE Policy Enforcement

Using 802.1X for Wired and Wireless Access
Using MAC Authentication Bypass for Wired and Wireless Access
Introducing Identity Management
Configuring Certificate Services
Introducing Cisco ISE Policy
Implementing Third-Party Network Access Device Support
Introducing Cisco TrustSec
Cisco TrustSec Configuration
Easy Connect
Web Authentication and Guest Services

Introducing Web Access with Cisco ISE
Introducing Guest Access Components
Configuring Guest Access Settings
Configuring Sponsor and Guest Portals
Cisco ISE Profiler

Introducing Cisco ISE Profiler
Profiling Deployment and Best Practices

Introducing the Cisco ISE BYOD Process
Describing BYOD Flow
Configuring the My Devices Portal
Configuring Certificates in BYOD Scenarios
Cisco ISE Endpoint Compliance Services

Introducing Endpoint Compliance Services
Configuring Client Posture Services and Provisioning in Cisco ISE
Working with Network Access Devices

Review TACACS+
Cisco ISE TACACS+ Device Administration
Configure TACACS+ Device Administration
TACACS+ Device Administration Guidelines and Best Practices
Migrating from Cisco ACS to Cisco ISE

Skills Learned

Describe Cisco ISE deployments, including core deployment components and how they interact to create a cohesive security architecture.
Describe the advantages of such a deployment and how each Cisco ISE capability contributes to these advantages.
Describe concepts and configure components related to 802.1X and MAC Authentication Bypass (MAB) authentication, identity management, and certificate services.
Describe how Cisco ISE policy sets are used to implement authentication and authorization, and how to leverage this capability to meet the needs of your organization.
Describe third-party Network Access Devices (NADs), Cisco TrustSec®, and Easy Connect.
Describe and configure web authentication, processes, operation, and guest services, including guest access components and various guest access scenarios.
Describe and configure Cisco ISE profiling services, and understand how to monitor these services to enhance your situational awareness about network-connected endpoints.
Describe best practices for deploying this profiler service in your specific environment.
Describe BYOD challenges, solutions, processes, and portals.
Configure a BYOD solution, and describe the relationship between BYOD processes and their related configuration components.
Describe and configure various certificates related to a BYOD solution.
Describe the value of the My Devices portal and how to configure this portal.
Describe endpoint compliance, compliance components, posture agents, posture deployment and licensing, and the posture service in Cisco ISE.
Describe and configure TACACS+ device administration using Cisco ISE, including command sets, profiles, and policy sets.
Understand the role of TACACS+ within the Authentication, Authentication, and Accounting (AAA) framework and the differences between the RADIUS and TACACS+ protocols.
Migrate TACACS+ functionality from the Cisco Secure Access Control System (ACS) to Cisco ISE, using a migration tool.

Who Should Attend This Course

This course prepares students for the Cisco CCNP Security: SISE exam, which is a concentration exam. This exam, in tandem with the CCNP Security: SCOR exam, will earn students the CCNP Security certification.

This instructor-led training course is also meant for:

Network security engineers
ISE administrators
Wireless network security engineers
Cisco integrators and partners


None, but we highly recommend that students have:

Completed the Cisco CCNA course and/or exam, or have equivalent experience
Familiarity with the Cisco IOS® Software Command-Line Interface (CLI)
Familiarity with Cisco AnyConnect® Secure Mobility Client
Familiarity with 802.1X


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