BlueCoat BCCPP Exam (Blue Coat Certified Proxy Professional) Detailed Information
If you want to be able to differentiate your IT skills from others, it's time to put your plan into action and get Blue Coat certified. We offer the following certification programs in order to:
Validate and certify technical competency
Recognize network engineers and system administrators
Maximize Blue Coat technology utilization
Application Delivery Network (ADN) Certification Program
CERTIFICATIONS SECURITY WAN OPTIMIZATION VISIBILITY & CONTROL
Product Focus ProxySG ProxySG PacketShaper
Over 7000 IT professionals have been Blue Coat certified thereby bringing valuable, measurable rewards to the organizations that employ them. Whether you are a network or security administrator, or a member of a tech support/IT help desk team, the Blue Coat Certification Program is designed to recognize IT professionals who possess the necessary skills to use Blue Coat products and technology effectively in a wide variety of settings.
* Certification exams are administered by Prometric (leading independent global provider of comprehensive testing and assessment services.)
Our Prometric administered exam requirements mean that your Blue Coat certification will demonstrate your experience and skills to successfully deploy, configure,manage, and troubleshoot Blue Coat products in a variety of networking environments.
Blue Coat Security Certification is designed to provide you with the tested and certified technical skills to deploy, configure, and manage the day to day security operations of Blue Coat’s ProxySG family of appliances, as well as other network security related products such as Blue Coat Director, ProxyAV and Reporter.
Blue Coat WAN Optimization Certification is designed to provide you with the tested and certified technical skills to deploy, configure, and manage the day to day WAN Optimization operations of Blue Coat’s ProxySG family of appliances, as well as ProxyClient set-up, proxy and bandwidth management features.
Blue Coat Visibility and Control Certification is designed to provide you with the tested and certified technical skills to install, configure, and manage the day-to-day operations of Blue Coat’s PacketShaper appliance as well as use monitoring and reporting features to control and optimize network and application performance.
Each of these 2 certification programs offer multiple tiers (Administrator and Professional) with increasing levels of expertise and each lower certification level being a prerequisite for the next higher one.
The above certifications are subject to passing an online Prometric exam and are valid for 2 years. Blue Coat offers test-out exams, in lieu of Blue Coat training courses, for IT professionals with the respective level of technical experience and skills. Additionally, Blue Coat offers several refresher and recertification options for Blue Coat trained and certified technical staff. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
X-Series Certification Programs
Blue Coat X-Series Certified Specialist (BCXCS) Certification signifies that an individual has acquired the skills necessary to install and provision an X-Series Platform in a pre-defined network configuration. The BCXCS can install and configure a security solution using best-in-class applications, and monitor and troubleshoot the overall solution. X-Series Essentials training is required to become BCXCS certified.
Blue Coat X-Series Certified Expert (BCXCE) Certification has an in-depth knowledge of the X-Series and operating system (XOS) and architecture, and can design advanced solutions that leverage the power of the platform and maximize their investment. A BCXCE can confidently design and implement a fault tolerant, optimized solution. X-Series Essentials and Advanced training are required to become BCXCE certified.
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Booking an Exam
When you purchase a seat on a Blue Coat course, the price includes one exam key. One exam key is used each time you attempt the test. On completion of your Blue Coat certification course, please discuss taking the applicable exam with your trainer or a representative of Red Education. We will be happy to facilitate it for you.
All exams are done online through Prometric online testing when you are ready. You will need to log in and create an account for yourself. At the completion of your course, the instructor will give you an exam key for access to the tests.
The Prometric website will guide you through the remainder of the process. Once you receive your certification, it is then valid for 1 year. Your certificate will be emailed to you upon successful completion of the exam.
Should you use the exam key and have not passed the test, you can then purchase more exam keys through Red Education for USD$150 each.
Certification Programs & Requirements
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Administrator (BCCPA)
Time Limit: 2 HoursApprox.
Score Required: 80%
Blue Coat SG & Firewalls
Blue Coat SG Deployment, Initial Setup and Graphical User Interface (GUI)
Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
Managing Downloads, Instant Messaging & Peer-to-Peer Traffic
Notify User Policy
Introduction to Reporter
Blue Coat AV
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Professional (BCCPP
Time Limit: 2 Hours Approx.
Score Required: 80%
Mandatory requirement: successful completion of BCCPA course and exam or Passed the BCCPA Waver Exam (See Below)
Content Policy Language (CPL)
Apparent Data Type
Two-Way URL Rewrite
Using Authentication in Transparent Proxy Mode
Understanding & Using Kerberos Authentication
Blue Coat SG Security
Blue Coat Director
BCCPA Waiver Exam
It is a prerequisite that each student sit and pass the BCCPA course and exam before sitting the BCPP course.
Blue Coat does understand that some students may have extensive contact with Blue Coat products and would prefer not to enrol in the BCCPA course. For this reason, Blue Coat has developed the BCCPA waiver exam.
These instances are evaluated on a case by case basis and you will need to contact your Red Education Account Manager to initiate this process for you.
The exam can only be administered by Blue Coat and they will grade and email the results to the student directly.
The cost for the exam is USD$250 and will take two hours to complete.
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Course Description and Contents
The Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Professional (BCCPP
) Course includes more complex and technical
concepts and extensive hands-on practice. It covers:
• SGOS Architecture
• Caching Architecture
• Introduction to CPL
• Basic CPL
• Intermediate CPL
• Policy Tracing
• CPL Best Practices
• Advanced Authentication Concepts
• Guest Authentication and Error Handling
• Authentication with BCAAA
• Kerberos Authentication
• Authentication Troubleshooting
• SSL Advanced Topics
• ProxySG Performance Monitoring
• ProxySG Integration
Students will become Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Professionals upon completing this course
and passing the Prometric online exam
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Administrator
Price: AED 10,643.00
Course Code: BCCPA
The Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Professional (BCCPP
) Course is intended for IT professionals who wish to master the advance features of the Blue Coat ProxySG.
Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Administrator (BCCPA) certification, or waiver exam, plus practical experience with the ProxySG in the field. Additionally, students should possess advanced knowledge of networking, security, and authentication.
Blue Coat Certified Proxy Professional
Price: AED 7,340.00
Course Code: BCCPP
In the Blue Coat Certified Proxy Professional (BCCPP
) course, you will learn to configure your Blue Coat Proxy appliance for high availability and multi-site deployments, advance policy features, web content control, P2P file sharing control, IM control, steaming media control, application acceleration and reverse proxy deployments, plus Internet/intranet security solutions.
The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this course are as follows:
Practical experience with the ProxySG in the field.
Possess advanced knowledge of networking, security, and authentication.
To gain the prerequisite skills and knowledge, Bluecoat strongly recommends knowledge of the following courses:
Blue Coat Certified ProxySG Administrator (BCCPA)