Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Workshop

Course Description

The Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) is an identity and access control policy platform that enables enterprises to enforce compliance, enhance infrastructure security and streamline their service operations. Its unique architecture allows enterprises to gather real time contextual information from network, users, and devices to make proactive governance decisions by tying identity back into various network elements including access switches, wireless controllers, VPN gateways, and datacenter switches.

This 2-3 days customized course will provide studentsinformation about the requirements, design and deployment of ISE. The course will provide a roadmap for the ISE deployment inproduction environment. The student will have an opportunity to get a jump start on gaining hands-on experience and understanding of ISE technology, deployment and provisioning.

Course Type

Instructor-led course, with self-paced hands-on lab.


  • Knowledge of Windows ServerSystem Administrators
  • Familiarity with network infrastructure like switches, WLC, ASA, router.
  • Familiarity with identity sources such as AD, LDAP and RSA token servers, server, desktop infrastructure and PKI


2-3 Days *Customized curriculums available

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, trainees should be able to understand:

  • Describe Cisco ISE architecture and deployment options
  • Configure basic authentication and authorization policies in Cisco ISE.
  • Deploy Cisco ISE Profiling, Posture and client provisioning services
  • Administration, monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Configure devices administration using TACAS+ in Cisco ISE


The primary audience for this course are the following:

  • Service Provider Architects
  • Cloud Infrastructure Architects
  • System Administrators
  • Data Center Architects
  • Network Engineers