Developing iRules for BIG-IP (TRG-BIG-IRULE-CFG)


Who should attend

This course is intended for system administrators, network administrators and application developers responsible for the configuration and administration of the BIG-IP LTM system.


Prior to attending the Configuring BIG-IP with iRules course the student must have attended the Configuring LTM course. The student can also benefit from several months experience configuring and designing with the BIG-IP LTM product before attending this course.

Students should also be familiar with:

  • Common network terminology
  • TCP/IP addressing and routing
  • Internetworking concepts
  • Common elements of WAN and LAN environments
  • Programming Basics (Tcl is a plus)

Students should be proficient in:

  • Basic PC operation and application skills
  • Basic Web browser operation (Internet Explorer is used in class)
  • TCL and TMSH commands

Course Objectives

After completing this course, you should be able to :

  • Setting Up the BIG-IP System
  • Getting Started with iRules
  • Exploring iRule Elements
  • Developing and Troubleshooting iRules
  • Optimizing iRule Execution
  • Securing Web Applications with iRules
  • Working with Numbers and Strings
  • Processing the HTTP Payload
  • Working with iFiles and Data Groups
  • Using iRules with Universal Persistence, Stream, and Statistics Profiles
  • Incorporating Advanced Variables

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

3 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • US$ 3,300.—
Classroom Training

3 days

Price (excl. VAT)
  • Switzerland: US$ 3,300.—


Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.


Time zone: Central European Time (CET)

Online Training Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Online Training Time zone: Central European Time (CET)



Diegem Course language: English


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