Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI)

Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI)

Course Delivery

This Course is available in the following format:

Request this course in a different delivery format

GSA Schedule 70 Saving for Government Customers

Course Overview:

Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) – Hands-on

This 1 day Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) has been developed by Fast Lane to provide students with the skills to configure, optimise and troubleshoot a Cisco Meraki wireless solution. Through instructor led demonstrations and lessons, students will learn how to install and optimise Meraki access points to provide a seamless user experience, and gain a thorough understanding of diagnosing and resolving any issues that may arise.

Audience / Target Group:

The target audience for this Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) course:

● IT professionals working with Cisco Meraki wireless products

Class Prerequisites:

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) course are as follows:

● It is assumed delegates will already have a general understanding of wireless networking before attending this workshop. Students who do not possess these prerequisite skills are advised to complete the ‘Defining Cisco Wireless LAN Essentials’ e-learning.

What You Will Learn:

Upon completing this Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

● Connect Meraki access points
● Navigate the dashboard
● Understand the monitoring and reporting features
● Troubleshoot device functionality and test network coverage

Configuring, Optimizing & Troubleshooting Cisco Meraki Wireless Workshop Training (MERAKI) – Course Syllabus:

Module 1 – Wireless Overview

Module 2 – Meraki Wireless Hardware

Meraki AP Indoor Portfolio
Meraki AP Outdoor Portfolio
Antennas

Module 3 – Meraki: Connecting a Meraki AP

Dashboard Overview
Add an Access Point
AP – Management
VLAN Tagging

Module 4 – Meraki: SSID

Creating SSIDs
SSID Availability
SSID IP Assignment and Roaming Modes
Encryption and Authentication
Configuring and Using Splash Pages
Meraki Cloud Hosted Attention
Central Web Auth (CWA) with Cisco ISE
Adult content Filtering
Layer 3 Firewall Rules
Layer 7 Firewall Rules
Bandwidth Rules
Shaping Rules
QoS
NAC
Group Policy
Blacklisting

Module 5 – Meraki: Radio Settings

Configuring the Radio
Wireless RF Spectrum
TX Power
Band Steering
Rates

Module 6 – Meraki: Monitoring and Troubleshooting

Air Marshal
Packet Capture
Maps
Configuring Network Alerts
Managing Clients
AP Tools
Summary Reports
PCI Reports
Firmware Upgrade

Module 7 – Meraki Analytics

Module 8 – High Density Recommendations

High Density
Mobile Dashboard App
AP Setup for Survey Mode
Instructor Demo Labs:

Demo Lab 1

Connect to Meraki Dashboard
Connect Access Point
Verify Switch Configuration
Verify AP Connectivity
AP tags
Demo Templates

Demo Lab 2

Create PSK SSID in Nat Mode
Verify Connectivity – DNS address
Add Splash Page
Change the schedule, tag the SSID, Hide the SSID
Create Hotspot SSID
Sign on with Facebook

Demo Lab 3

Creating WLAN – Local 802.1x verifying connectivity
Creating WLAN – Self Registration
Creating WLAN in Mode–802.1x External Radius Server (ISE)

Demo Lab 4

Optimizing Traffic: WLAN for Firewall and Traffic Shaping
Creating Group Polices and Blacklisting
Applying to the SSID

Demo Lab 5

Verify Radio Settings
Disable 802.11b
Enable Band Steering
Disable 2.4 GHZ

Demo Lab 6

Troubleshooting Tools
Maps
Network Alerts
Syslog
Event Logs
Clients
AP tools
Summary Reports
PCI compliant Report

Demo Lab 7

Network Wide General
Network Administrators
Traffic analysis
Client privacy
Packet capture
Device configuration
Default block message
Organisation > configuration sync
Remote Connection directly to the Meraki AP

Demo Lab 8

Analytics

Whether you are looking for general information or have a specific question, we want to help!

Request More Information

Print Friendly, PDF & Email