11th of June 2015, Thursday

10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

InternetNow (2F-18, IOI Business Park, Puchong)

Why You Should Attend

This hands-on workshop provides an in-depth technical information and understanding of the Sophos UTM modules in the new version 9.3. Learn about the components and the UTM Manager; focusing particularly on policies, system configuration and operational management, along with basic troubleshooting.


Sophos Unified Threat Management

Sophos UTM integrates complete security software within a single appliance. This allows you to choose only the protection you need when you need it and deploy it on the platform that best fits your business: software, hardware or virtual appliance. Each platform offers an identical feature set, whether you protect 10 or 5,000 users. Our easy web-based management console enables easy, consolidated management of all your IT security.

Course content:

  • UTM architecture overview, configuration and installation wizards
  • The WebAdmin interface, dashboards, functions and shortcuts
  • Setting up a basic system configuration, dealing with licenses, system settings, Up2Date service, NTP configuration backup, notification and logging
  • Configure the network settings such as ports, DNS, DHCP and static routing. In addition, definition of network objects, services and scheduled events
  • Network security using Network Address Translation (NAT) and packet filtering
  • Locking content to users, monitoring of URLs and blocking of suspicious Internet traffic and providing audit functions
  • Protecting businesses against spam and malicious code using the functions of e-mail security
  • Configuration and rollout of an IPSec-based site-to-site VPN and remote access via SSL, PPTP or IPSec-based VPN
  • Efficient systems management with support tools, SNMP, remote syslog, reports, and Central Management (UTM Sophos CC)
  • Sophos UTM Engineer Certification™ subject to separate online assessment


Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Describe all significant features of all of the UTM modules
  • Prepare recommendations around deployment and best practice within a low complex environment
  • Set up a basic system configuration
  • Create and apply policies across the UTM suite
  • Centrally manage and monitor UTM devices via the Sophos UTM Manager
  • Resolve issues of low to medium complexity
  • Identify how to best capture information on complex problems, communicate effectively for resolution and manage the resolution path


Space is limited to just 10 people. So book your place with your account manager today or Whatsapp to 016 2622321.