Junos Space-Security Director (JS-SD)

Junos Space-Security Director (JS-SD) 

This two-day course is designed to provide students with the knowledge required to manage the Junos Space Security Director application and manage devices with that application. Students will gain in-depth knowledge of how to work with Security Director. Through demonstrations and hands-on labs, students will gain experience with the features of Security Director.

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  • This course is based on Junos Space Release 20.1R1 and Security Director 20.1R1.2.
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Course Level

Junos Space — Security Director is an intermediate-level course.

Intended Audience

This course benefits individuals responsible for managing Junos security, switching, and wireless devices using the Junos Space software in an enterprise network environment.


Students should have experience with the Junos operating system, including device management, routing, and security policy. Students should also attend the Junos Space Essentials (JSE) and Juniper Security (JSEC) courses prior to attending this class.


After successfully completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain the purpose of the Security Director application.
  • Describe the Security Director workspaces.
  • Discuss how to manage SRX chassis clusters through the Security Director application.
  • Explain basic security device discover, configuration, and management through the Security Director application.
  • Explain the purpose of firewall policies.
  • Configure Standard and Unified firewall policies.
  • Use policy management features.
  • Describe how to create and manage IPsec VPNs using Security Director.
  • Describe how to import IPsec VPNs using Security Director.
  • Describe NAT.
  • Describe how to configure NAT policies in Security Director.
  • Explain how to manage SSL-Proxy policies.
  • Discuss how to manage UTM policies.
  • Discuss how to manage SSL-Proxy policies.
  • Discuss how to manage configuration changes.
  • Give an overview of Log Director application and architecture.
  • Describe the Log Director application and architecture.
  • Explain and demonstrate use of the Security Director event viewer.
  • Discuss how to generate alerts and notifications.
  • Explain how to generate reports.

Course Contents

Day 1

Chapter 1: Course Introduction

Chapter 2: Introduction to Security Director

  • Security Director Overview
  • Navigating the Security Director Application
  • Device Support
  • Basic Device Configuration and Setup
  • Chassis Clustering
  • Manage Device Licenses
  • Lab: Introduction to Security Director

Chapter 3: Security Director—Firewall Policies

  • Firewall Policies Overview
  • Defining Security Objects
  • Configuring a Standard Firewall Policy
  • Configuring a Unified Firewall Policy
  • Managing Policies
  • Lab: Provisioning Firewall Policies

Chapter 4: Deploying VPNs

  • Creating IPsec VPNs
  • Importing IPsec VPNs
  • Lab: Provisioning IPsec VPNs

Chapter 5: Deploying NAT Policies

  • Overview of NAT
  • Configure NAT Policies in Security Director
  • Lab: Provisioning NAT Policies

Day 2

Chapter 6: IPS, UTM, and SSL Proxy Policies

  • Managing IPS Policies
  • Managing UTM Policies
  • Managing SSL Proxy Policies
  • Deploying Configuration Changes Review
  • Lab: Provisioning IPS and UTM Policies and SSL Proxy Profiles

Chapter 7: Monitoring and Reporting

  • Log Director Overview, Installation, and Administration
  • Log Events
  • Alerts and Reports
  • Lab: Deploying Log Director


  Below is a list of scheduled dates when this event will take place. Some events require registration for attendance so you will need to click on the date for more information regarding the specific event.

If you don't see the date you prefer, please email us at training@juniper.net to request a date or schedule your custom training session.

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Date  Subject Region Location Facilitator Language Status
2/15/2021 Junos Space Security Director (JS-SD) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Amsterdam + live online Tech Data English Open
5/17/2021 7:30 AM PST Junos Space-Security Director (JS-SD) - ILO Americas (AMER) AMER Online Juniper Networks English Open
6/7/2021 Junos Space Security Director (JS-SD) Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Amsterdam + live online Tech Data English Open