Manchester: R80 – Advanced Threat Prevention Training

Softcat Manchester
09:00 - 17:00 GMT
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Are your skills keeping up with technology? Hackers' techniques are growing more sophisticated every day, and we must evolve with their attacks. Give us 2 days and we'll show you how to activate the latest security protections in today's constantly changing threat environment.

Join the thousands who are learning how to combat today's security threats with new multi-layered security solutions such as Application Control, URL Filtering, IPS, Anti-Bot and Antivirus for real-time prevention of attacks. You will learn how to:

  • Recognise the threats targeting your organisation
  • Investigate these threats and take immediate action
  • Stop attacks with Next Generation Threat Prevention and Secure Web Gateway solutions


Day 1:

  • Security 101 Gaia – Instructor Presentation
  • Security 101 Gaia – Gaia Lab


  • Controlling Shadow IT – Instructor Presentation


  • SmartLog – Instructor Presentation
  • Log Management – SmartLog Lab
  • SmartEvent – SmartEvent Lab


  • Safe Internet Use – App Control, URLF Lab
  • DLP – DLP Lab

Day 2:

  • Threat Prevention – Instructor Presentation
  • IPS – IPS Lab
  • Anti-bot & Antivirus – AV & AB Lab


  • Sandbox; TE & TEX – TE & TEX Lab
  • Endpoint Overview – Instructor Presentation
  • SandBlast Agent – Endpoint Lab


  • Mobile Threats – Instructor Presentation


  • R80 Management – Instructor Presentation
  • R80 Management – R80 Lab

Led by Gethin Jones, Security Engineer, Check Point - he is training rather than speaking.


Please note:

This course is hosted on the cloud, so please bring your laptop. This is essential for the session.


Travel to the office:

By rail – Manchester Piccadilly is the closest station. It is then a 20 minute walk or a short car journey to the office.

By car – parking is limited on site. However, there is a car park on the corner next to the office (joining with Higher Ardwick Street).

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Softcat Manchester

Tuesday 15 January 2019 09:00 - 17:00 GMT

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