Training and certification

Become a Zentyal expert

The official book and on-line courses cover all the Zentyal Server functionality, helping you to correctly configure and manage your deployment. The ZeCa certification exam (coming soon) validates your knowledge and skills in Zentyal.

Student learning about Zentyal

The official book

Zentyal for Network Administrators-book, covers all relevant aspects of configuring and managing Zentyal Server, together with best practices and large number of practical exercises. See a sample chapter on “Virtual Private Network (VPN) service with OpenVPN”

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On-line
Courses

We offer five on-line courses, each focused on a specific set of Zentyal Server functionality. Take the courses covering only the functionality you are interested in or get the bundle that includes all the courses and the certification exam.

Get started with a free introductory course!

icon freeCourseZentyal Free introductory course

This course offers a brief introduction to Zentyal Server, helping you to understand the context of the project, how to to carry out Zentyal Server installation and how to take the first steps with the system.

Location
Online at your own pace
Experience needed
Basic
Estimated duration
8h
Price
FREE

Medium level courses

icon mailCourseZentyal as Communication Server

This course covers the email and instant messaging services integrated in Zentyal and that make it easy to deploy a communications server in a simple and safe way, with central point for user management. You will learn how to configure Zentyal as a SMTP/POP3-IMAP4 server with webmail and ActiveSync® as well as how to avoid unwanted or dangerous emails.

Location
Online at your own pace
Experience needed
Medium
Estimated duration
7h
Price
119€

icon usersCourseZentyal as Domain & Directory Server

This course covers the functionality of Zentyal as a domain & directory server with native compatibility with MS Active Directory, making possible centralized management of users, groups and computers and file sharing in Windows® environments. After an introduction to Samba, Kerberos and MS AD technologies, you will find out how to configure Zentyal as a standalone server, how to join it to an existing domain and how to perform a total migration of a Windows Server to Zentyal.

Location
Online at your own pace
Experience needed
Medium
Estimated duration
6h
Price
119€

icon doorCourseZentyal as Gateway

This course explains the functionality of Zentyal as a gateway. You will find out how to define content and connection policies, how to manage bandwidth and how to detect threats in internal and external networks, all with the goal of making your network more reliable and secure.

Location
Online at your own pace
Experience needed
Medium
Estimated duration
6h
Price
119€

icon networkCourseZentyal as Infrastructure Server

This course covers the services used by Zentyal to manage the local network infrastructure and to optimize internal traffic. You will learn about the high-level abstractions that are used in the rest of the modules, domain name management, network time synchronization, network auto-configuration, management of the certification authority and management and configuration of the different types of virtual private networks.

Location
Online at your own pace
Experience needed
Medium
Estimated duration
9h
Price
119€