Wick Hill, the largest worldwide value added distributor for WatchGuard's firewall and VPN-based network security solutions, is holding the first WatchGuard accredited technical training courses in this country for the WatchGuard Firewall Peak and WatchGuard FirewarePro. WatchGuard Peak is the company's highest-performing line of integrated security appliances, capable of gigabit throughput. FirewarePro is WatchGuard's advanced security and network operating system.
The product is aimed at enterprises and the public sector. An important feature is EAL4 and it is an ideal, cost-effective solution for government, local government, defence, fire, the police, healthcare, etc. The course would greatly benefit resellers active in these areas or wishing to sell to these target markets
Among other things, the attendees will learn how to install, configure and manage WatchGuard Firebox Peak appliances and remote devices, acquiring the knowledge necessary to sell the product to end users and gaining WatchGuard accredited technical status for the product. The course is three days long and is held at Wick Hill's headquarters in Woking, Surrey. Courses run on July 6-8; July 20-22; August 3-5; August 17-19; September 21-23; and September 26-28.
FINJAN - PRO-ACTIVE WEB AND EMAIL SECURITY FOR SME/SMBS, INCLUDING ACTIVE
CONTENT AND SPYWARE
Wick Hill is also running Finjan accredited training courses for those wishing to become Finjan accredited sellers. The course content includes how to install, configure and manage the Finjan Vital Security Appliance Series NG5000 and the Internet1 Box Series; also covered is how to ensure complete protection against viruses and spyware, as well as how to set up and manage policies and objects. A feature of Wick Hill courses is the small class sizes. The course lasts two days and is held at Wick Hill's Woking headquarters in Surrey. 2005 dates are July 4-5, July 12-13, July 14-15, August 1-2, August 15-16, September 8-9 and September 15-16.
Finjan is a very successful solution for dealing with active content for installations from SME through to enterprise and government. With spyware and active content increasingly in the news, there are major opportunities for the channel with these solutions.
WICK HILL ACCREDITED TRAINING
Wick Hill Accredited Training is a division of Wick Hill Group. All training courses are sold through Wick Hill resellers, as Wick Hill sells only through the channel.