OpenVPN - The alternative to IPSec

Duration: 3 Days | Price Inhouse (without VAT): 5.990 € | Price Public (without VAT): 1.170 €

Scheduled Events

03.04.2023 - 05.04.2023
28.08.2023 - 30.08.2023

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As soon as a VPN is to be established, the IPsec protocol family is often the first choice. IPsec for IPv6 was used. and not developed for IPv4 and thus presents the administrator with major problems during implementation. OpenVPN as Alternative was developed especially for the requirements of modern networks. It supports NAT, the assignment of IP addresses, authentication with passwords, certificates and smart cards, firewall customization and much more. In this course you will learn how to use OpenVPN in heterogeneous environments.

Requirements: Good knowledge of the administration of a Linux system.


  • Introduction to OpenVPN
  • Installation of OpenVPN
  • Setup of a VPN
  • Authentication with certificates
  • Integration of Windows clients
  • Use of Smartcards
  • Allocation of IP addresses and adaptation of the firewall
  • Monitoring of the OpenVPN access
  • Alternative: Wireguard


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