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Instant Citrix Security How-to

Book Description

A guide to bulletproofing your enterprise environment with the excellent security features in Citrix

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results.

  • Simple and detailed security implementations for your existing or brand new Citrix deployments

  • Solutions to your network environment problems

  • Using case studies you will be guided through solutions to real life problems.

In Detail

With the rise of cloud computing and virtualization comes a whole new threat to business security.

When dealing with highly confidential information you need your security to be bulletproof. This book will help you do that.

"Instant Citrix Security: How-to" will allow you to achieve simplicity in security when dealing with real life examples. This guide will give your systems that extra layer of protection when they need it most. This book could be the difference between secure data and stolen data.

Starting with how to deploy a Citrix Netscaler on DMZ this book presents you with options, their uses, and features that can be enabled. In order to ensure each recipe gives you the most benefit, case studies are included to show you real life implications of your decisions. This book will guide you through the world of load balancing using both content switching and redirection. We will also discuss load balancing based on geographical location and disaster recovery methods.

The number of features within each module to reduce server load and CPU is astounding and will make your life, the end user, a walk in the park.

Table of Contents

  1. Instant Citrix Security How-to
    1. Instant Citrix Security How-to
    2. Credits
    3. About the Author
    4. About the Reviewer
    5. www.PacktPub.com
      1. Support files, eBooks, discount offers and more
        1. Why Subscribe?
        2. Free Access for Packt account holders
        3. Instant Updates on New Packt Books
    6. Preface
      1. What this book covers
      2. What you need for this book
      3. Who this book is for
      4. Conventions
      5. Reader feedback
      6. Customer support
        1. Errata
        2. Piracy
        3. Questions
    7. 1. Instant Citrix Security How-to
      1. Day one – deployment in a DMZ network (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. NetScaler load balancing (slow start)
          2. Licenses
      2. Triple A (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. Tips and troubleshooting
      3. Controlling surge/burst (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
      4. Content switching (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. Tips and troubleshooting
      5. Zombie cleanup (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
      6. Disaster recovery (Should know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. Tips and troubleshooting:
      7. DOS and attack preventions (Should know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
      8. Learning Application Firewall (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
          1. Role-based access control
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. Tips and troubleshooting
      9. The Access Gateway integration for Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop (Become an expert)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
          1. Case 1
          2. Case 2
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. Tips and troubleshooting
      10. Network management (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...