Cisco Umbrella Training: Overview of Basics

16 hours
The Umbrella Training: Overview of Basics is structured as a hybrid workshop and is delivered by a technology specific subject matter expert in a workshop format, either virtually via the customer's preferred meeting application or onsite at the customer's location. The engagement combines an SME engagement, workshop, training and lab demo all in one interactive experience that focuses on learning a new technology, best practices and how it will fit into the customer's current environment.

What to Expect

The following items are included in this training: 

  • Demonstrating design strategies
  • Demonstrate flexibility and use cases of different design and migration changes
  • Execution concepts & whiteboarding
  • Automate, operate and secure concept walkthrough
  • Provision, validation and troubleshooting commands


Our expert-led training workshop will help you gain a better understanding of the Cisco Umbrella technology.


The following is a summary of the 2-day agenda, concepts and inclusions for the training:

Day 1

Cisco Umbrella Architecture

  • Describing Umbrella functions and capabilities
  • Deployment Guidelines and Best Practices
  • Describing Virtual Appliances (VA)
  • Describing Roaming Clients

Cisco Umbrella Deployment

  • Setting up Virtual Appliances (VA)
  • Managing Identities and Domain
  • Configuring Identities and point VA/DNS to Cisco Umbrella
  • Configuring and Managing Policies

Cisco Umbrella Administration and Reports

  • Managing Accounts and Roles
  • Managing Logs
  • Managing Authentication 
  • Scheduling Reports
  • Understanding monitoring reports 

Cisco Umbrella Hands on Lab

  • Cisco Umbrella Deployment
  • Cisco Umbrella Administration Reports

Day 2

Cisco Umbrella Hands-On Lab (Continued)

  • Cisco Umbrella Deployment
  • Cisco Umbrella Administration Reports