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Sophos XG Academy Webinar Series is Now Open

Update - 2/16/2021

Update - 2/12/2021

  • All vouchers will be provided to those who have attended 4 or more live sessions in the upcoming weeks. The voucher will be sent to the email address used to register for the webinar and will container their unique e-voucher code and supporting instructions on how to claim them.

We're pleased to announce that the 2021 XG Academy Series registration is now available!

Attendees of this exclusive webinar series will learn how Sophos XG Firewall provides all-in-one protection: securing customers from network threats and extending secure network protection to employees anywhere. Through case studies and best practices, you'll discover the latest cutting-edge product innovations and uncover tips and tricks on how to effectively leverage XG Firewall v18 features on your network. 

New to XG?

We suggest attending the Foundation Sessions for an overview of the product and an introduction to the advanced levels of visibility, protection, and performance it delivers. Technical trainers will be on hand to lend advice as you work towards achieving XG Engineer certification and earn your Engineer badge.

Already experienced with XG?

Our latest Innovation Sessions are for you. These will cover XG v18's exciting new features and detail how best to use them to optimize your network. Plus, we'll touch on what's in store for v19.

Delivered with the expectation that attendees will be familiar with XG v17.5, the content of these Innovation Sessions is based on materials in the XG v18 Delta course. By attending, you will be able to take the Delta assessment to refresh your certification.

Best of all, if you attend four or more live sessions in this webinar series, you can earn a voucher for one of our great training courses.

  • For End-Users: You will receive a voucher for E-learning Sophos Certified Administrator - XG Firewall course
  • For Partners: You can earn a voucher for our E-learning Architect Training Course

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Nos complace anunciar que el registro de la serie 2021 XG Firewall Academy ya está abierto para socios XG nuevos y existentes, socios potenciales y revendedores e integradores de TI.

Nuestra última serie de Academias se llevará a cabo entre:

EMEA – 26 de Enero – 11 de Febrero, 2021 (10 – 11 GMT)
Norte América – 26 de Enero – 11 de Febrero, 2021 (10 – 11 PST)
Latinoamérica – 2 de Febrero – 18 de Febrero, 2021
Español – 10 EST
Portugués – 8 BRT

Juntos, estos nueve seminarios web exponen las últimas innovaciones de productos de vanguardia y lo ayudan a aprovechar eficazmente las funciones de XG Firewall en las redes de sus clientes. Además, discutiremos el futuro de XG con nuestra versión 19, que se lanzará próximamente.

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Overview of the Webinars 

January 26th, 2021 Why Move to XG Firewall?
  • Overview of XG
  • Key features
  • What does XG do well compared to other firewall products
  • Focus on Sync Sec, SSL inspection, NAT, FastPath
  • Benefits of RBVPN over policy-based
January 27, 2021 Moving to XG: The Migration Process
  • Environment prep
  • What tools do/don't do
  • Differences in architecture - what will/won't work in XG
  • Review your policies and what you need
  • How to migrate policies
  • Zone based vs port-based firewalling
  • Migration demo and process review
  • Overview of the tools Sophos provides
January 28, 2021
Moving to XG: Post Migration
  • Post-migration steps
  • Policy migration or re-creation
  • Web policy overview – no 1:1 mapping
February 2, 2021 Moving to XG: Case Studies and Best Practices
  • Overview
  • Lessons learned
  • Issues experienced
  • Advice to other partners/customers
February 3, 2021 Getting the Most From XG: Routing and Managing Traffic
  • Rules
  • Policies

February 4, 2021 Getting the Most From XG: Controlling and Managing Your Environment
  • Managing your environment
  • Authentication
  • Sync Sec
  • Control (application and web)
February 9, 2021 Getting the Most From XG: Managing and Accessing Remotely
  • Remote access
  • Sophos Connect
  • SSL
  • Site-to-Site and RED
  • VPN
February 10, 2021 Getting the Most From XG: Managing Your XG Estate
  • Managing your firewalls
  • Multiple, Central-managed and via Cloud
  • Review site-to-site
  • Reporting
February 11, 2021 The Future of XG Firewall
  • Quick recap of v18 goodness
  • MR updates
  • About Sophos Central
  • Bundles / MTR
  • ZTNA
  • v19 Plan