Aruba Advanced ClearPass Troubleshooting & Solutions

EUR 3,100.00 excl. VAT

AC 18.00

Duration: 5 Days

Who should attend:

Ideal candidates are networking professionals who are familiar with ClearPass products, and are looking to master their ClearPass implementation skills across various Network Access Infrastructure Devices.


Upon completion of the course, participants are eligible to take the 8 hour Aruba Certified ClearPass Expert certification (ACCX) exam via Aruba. 

Course content

This course prepares participants who are familiar with ClearPass products to master their knowledge through a series of challenging lab exercises, under the guidance of an Aruba Instructor. In this course, participants are presented with customer case studies, and are required to design ClearPass services, and integrate network devices to meet the customer’s requirements.

Course objectives

After you successfully complete this course, expect to be able to:

  • Understand ClearPass Policy Design
  • Perform Integration of NAD Devices
  • Implementing Tailoring for Customer Requirements
  • Troubleshoot and Report
  • Documenting all work
Course outline

Data and Management Port Configuration

  • Hardware and Data Management Ports
  • Best Practices
  • Services Routing and Tech Note

Guest Authentication

  • Web Login Process
  • Pre Auth Check
  • Self Registration Process
  • Registration Back End

Posture and OnGuard

  • OnGuard Agents
  • Policy Flow
  • Posture Tokens
  • Access Tracker Output
  • WebAuth Service
  • OnGuard Dissolvable Agent Workflow

SQL Basic Knowledge

  • What is SQL
  • Common Commands
  • Connecting ClearPass Database

External SQL Database

  • Query Database
  • Building Authorization Source
  • Use New Authorization Source
  • How to add

Cisco WLC Initial Setup

  • Set
  • Disable
  • Configure

Instant vs Controller

  • Aruba Instant
  • Aruba Controller

Cisco Switch NAD

  • Cisco 802.1x Wired Service
  • Global Configuration
  • Port Configuration

Cisco WLC vs Aruba Controller

  • Cisco WLC
  • Aruba Controller

Cisco Wired Guest  

  • Cisco Switch Global Configuration
  • Cisco Switch Port Configuration
  • Cisco Switch RADIUS Attributes
  • Cisco Switch Guest Authentication

3rd Party MDM   

  • Other Collectors
  • Profiling Fingerprint Updates
  • 3rd Party MDM
  • Using Profiling Data in Enforcement
  • Profiling on 802.1x Networks

ClearPass Cluster

  • ClearPass Cluster
  • Virtual IP
  • HTTPS Server Certificate
  • Radius Server Certificate
  • Multiple Server Deployments

ClearPass 6.3 to 6.4 update

  • Platform: Unified Notification
  • CPPM: MDM Server will not Overwrite Endpoints
  • OnGuard: Dissolvable Agent
  • Onboard: Ubuntu Linux Support
  • Onboard: Chromebook Support - Features
  • Guest: Admin UO Refactoring
  • Guest: HCG Mode
  • Guest: Social Network Logins

ClearPass 6.4 to 6.5 Update

  • Platform
  • Profiler
  • CPPM
  • OnGuard
  • Onboard
  • Guest
Further information

If you would like to know more about this course please contact us