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The new Palo Alto Networks Certified Software Firewall Engineer (PCSFE) certification exam releases on July 26, 2023. Be one of the first to take the exam and make sure to use promo code PCSFE30 to receive a 30% discount off of the registration fee. The promo code is valid through August 31, 2023 and must be used to register for appointments no later than October 31, 2023.   Register for your exam: https://home.pearsonvue.com/paloaltonetworks Access the PCSFE Study Guide and Blueprint: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/palo-alto-networks-certified-software-firewall-engineer.  
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  On July 26, 2023, you will be able to demonstrate your expertise in Palo Alto Networks Software Firewall, a growing firewall segment. The new Palo Alto Networks Certified Software Firewall Engineer (PCSFE) certification validates the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for virtual network security administrators to serve as experts on Palo Alto Networks Software.    This software includes the Palo Alto Networks containerized (CN-Series) firewall, virtual network firewall (VM-Series), and Cloud Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW). Look for the new exam at the end of July! Get started now with early access to the PCSFE Blueprint here: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcsfe-blueprint.pdf   #softwarefirewall #certification
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The refreshed Certification Management System adds functionality and ease of use. 
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The Palo Alto Networks product portfolio consists of multiple highly integrated and automated technologies working in unison to prevent successful cyberattacks.   The Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE) demonstrates that engineers can correctly deploy and configure Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls while leveraging the rest of the platform.   Palo Alto Networks Education Services is pleased to announce an update to our PCNSE certification reflecting the latest PAN-OS version, 11.0, known as Nova. With this update, the certification exam now covers Firewall Management through Panorama in addition to Next-Generation Firewall.     The following topics will be covered in the PCNSE certification: Core Concepts 12% Deploy and Configure Core Components 20% Deploy and Configure Features and Subscriptions 17% Deploy and Configure Firewalls Using Panorama 17% Manage and Operate 16% Troubleshooting 18%   For more detailed information on what is covered in the exam, please refer to the PCNSE Exam Blueprint: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcnse-blueprint-upcoming.pdf    Prepare for the exam, check out the PCNSE Study Guide: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcnse-study-guide-upcoming.pdf  Learn more about the PCNSE here: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/palo-alto-networks-certified-network-security-engineer
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Find the latest and greatest in cybersecurity technology with Palo Alto Networks.   The Palo Alto Networks product portfolio consists of multiple highly integrated and automated technologies working in unison to prevent successful cyberattacks.   Those who earn the Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Administrator (PCNSA) certification demonstrate their ability, knowledge, and skills in operating and managing Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewalls—protecting networks from the ongoing proliferation of cyber threats.    Palo Alto Networks Education Services is pleased to announce an update to our PCNSA certification reflecting the latest PAN-OS version, 11.0, known as Nova. With this update, the certification exam now covers Firewall Management through Panorama in addition to Next-Generation Firewall.   The following topics will be covered in the PCNSA certification: Device Management and Services 22% Managing Objects 20% Policy Evaluation and Management 28% Securing Traffic 30%   For more detailed information on what is covered in the exam, please refer to the PCNSA Exam Blueprint: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcnsa-blueprint.pdf    Prepare for the exam, check out the PCNSA Study Guide: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcnsa-study-guide.pdf    Learn more about the PCNSA here: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/palo-alto-networks-certified-network-security-administrator 
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Get the Palo Alto Networks Systems Engineer (PSE): Software Firewall Professional certification and showcase your knowledge and understanding of Palo Alto Networks software firewalls, protecting public and private clouds, virtualized data centers, branch locations, and containerized environments with virtual, container, and cloud next-generation firewalls.   Ensure that you’re safeguarding your private and public cloud deployments with segmentation and threat prevention using your expert knowledge of VM-Series firewalls. Deliver secure CN-Series firewalls for your Kubernetes environments. Protect AWS deployments with Cloud NGFW for AWS delivered as a managed cloud service by Palo Alto Networks. Getting recognized for your knowledge and expertise is only a click away. Get started now: https://beacon.paloaltonetworks.com/student/collection/1179574 
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The PCSAE updated certification exam covers the latest in Cortex XSOAR.   Cybersecurity is an ongoing discipline. As new threats occur, technology shifts, and knowledge expands, Palo Alto Networks ensures that your Cortex® XSOAR security orchestration, automation, and response platform is equipped with the latest capabilities to protect your environment from attacks.     Recent enhancements to the Cortex XSOAR features and capabilities resulted in a revision to the Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) certification, ensuring that you’re getting the most value from XSOAR’s capabilities.   If you've scheduled taking the PCSAE exam on or after August 22, 2022, you will be tested on the most recent Cortex XSOAR features and capabilities. Download the latest PCSAE Study Guide and Blueprint to help you get started.
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Become an expert and strengthen your security posture through our latest micro-credentials. Learn the ins and outs of provisioning, configuring, and scaling next-generation firewall solutions for the Cloud, Virtual Machines, and Kubernetes Containers.     When you work hard to master Palo Alto Networks technology, we want to encourage you to get the credit and acknowledgement for your effort. Through our latest micro-credentials, earn the Credly Badge that shows you are a master in software firewall technology, have the know-how necessary to thwart bad actors, become the best cyber defender possible, and provide your company with pivotal security recommendations.   Get the recognition that you deserve and high five your peers, customers and partners for their commitment to achieving these micro-credentials.   PMcNA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-Credential for Cloud NGFW Administrator) validates your expertise and builds your confidence as a Palo Alto Networks Cloud NGFW authority. PMvNA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-Credentials for Virtual Network Security Administrator) helps you get the maximum security benefits from Palo Alto Networks VM-Series Virtual Next-Generation Firewalls. PMkNA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-Credential for Kubernetes Network Security Administrator) ensures that you achieve optimal security from your Palo Alto Networks CN-Series Containerized Firewall. In addition, Cloud NGFW for AWS has a new learning course to help you provision and configure this new offer.   Secure your business, stay ahead of the onslaught of cyberattacks, and strengthen your security posture. Validate and demonstrate your expertise in assuring your firewalls for cloud, virtual machines, and container environments perform at peak performance.
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Registration for the latest certification launched by Palo Alto Networks Education Services is now LIVE! The Palo Alto Networks Certified Detection and Remediation Analyst (PCDRA) certification is a knowledge-based certification that validates candidates' understanding of fundamental cybersecurity, network security, cloud security, and SOC security.     The PCDRA certification is the first of its kind credential to cover foundational knowledge of industry recognized cybersecurity and endpoint security concepts as well as various cutting-edge advancements across all Palo Alto Networks technologies.   Check out our resources to find out more about the PCDRA learning path here: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/certification    Datasheet: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcdra-description.pdf    Blueprint: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcdra-blueprint.pdf    Study Guide: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/content/dam/pan/en_US/assets/pdf/datasheets/education/pcdra-study-guide.pdf  Beacon Certification Preparation: https://beacon.paloaltonetworks.com/student/collection/937864
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The latest certification launched by Palo Alto Networks Education Services is LIVE! The Palo Alto Networks Certified Detection and Remediation Analyst (PCDRA) certification is a knowledge-based certification that validates candidates' understanding of Cortex® XDR™, the industry’s first extended detection and response platform that integrates network, endpoint, cloud security, AI integration, and security operations centers (SOCs).    Use discount code LAUNCHPCDRA60 for 60% off PCDRA online proctored delivery.   Join us TOMORROW December 7 at 10 a.m. PDT as our subject matter experts walk you through our LATEST Cortex certification, Palo Alto Networks Certified Detection and Remediation Analyst (PCDRA) at our workshop.   Register for the workshop here: https://register.paloaltonetworks.com/educationservicescortexofferings    Check out our resources to find out more about the PCDRA here: https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/services/education/certification    Beacon Certification Learning Path: https://beacon.paloaltonetworks.com/student/collection/937864 
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Looking for a live demo and deep dive into each of our Cortex offerings? Join us on December 7 at 10 a.m. PDT as our subject matter experts walk you through our LATEST Cortex certification, Palo Alto Networks Certified Detection and Remediation Analyst (PCDRA), and beyond.   From a variety of digital learning courses, instructor-led training classes, and certifications, there is sure to be a Cortex learning path to fit your needs.  Certification preparation resources walk-through includes PCDRA datasheet, study guide, blueprint, and FAQs. Register for our workshop here: https://register.paloaltonetworks.com/educationservicescortexofferings 
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Palo Alto Networks Education Services would like to invite you to take a deep dive into each of our Cortex offerings. From a variety of digital learning courses, instructor-led training classes, and certifications, there is sure to be a Cortex learning path to fit your needs.     Join us on December 7 at 10 a.m. PDT as our subject matter experts walk you through our LATEST Cortex certification, Palo Alto Networks Certified Detection and Remediation Analyst (PCDRA).   Certification preparation resources walk-through includes PCDRA datasheet, study guide, blueprint, and FAQs. Register here: https://register.paloaltonetworks.com/educationservicescortexofferings
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Looking to learn more about the PCNSE certification? Palo Alto Networks Education Services is hosting a free certification preparation workshop! Join us next Tuesday, October 28 11 a.m. PDT/2 p.m. EDT and hear from our very own subject matter experts.   This 90 minute preparation workshop is designed to help you hone your cybersecurity skills and build a competitive edge in the market! During the session, a Palo Alto Networks instructor will go over domains, what will be on the exam, tips and tricks on how to prepare, as well as sample questions. All attendees will receive a promo code to save 50% off their PCNSE exam. Promo codes must be redeemed by 11/01/21. Exams must be taken before 11/30/21. Additionally, 10 attendees will be randomly selected to receive a free certification voucher! Register for the workshop here: https://lnkd.in/gh-K9SuT
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Join us for a PCNSA Certification Preparation Workshop next Tuesday, October 19 4 p.m. PST/7 p.m. EST.     Palo Alto Networks Education Services is offering 90-minute prep class for our PCNSA certification. This prep workshop is designed to help you hone your cybersecurity skills and build a competitive edge in the market!   During the session, a Palo Alto Networks instructor will go over domains, what will be on the exam, tips and tricks on how to prepare, as well as sample questions.   All attendees will receive a promo code to save 50% off their PCNSA exam. Promo codes must be redeemed by 10/22/21. Exams must be taken before 11/30/21. Additionally, 10 attendees will be randomly selected to receive a free certification voucher!   Register here: https://paloaltonetworks.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gp0M28lRRDGmvxaD3Qpshg
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Wondering where to access our free Micro-Credentials? All resources are available globally 24/7 on our site! Sign up today to take the PMRuA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-Credential Remote user Administrator) or PMRnA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-Credential Remote network Administrator) exams!     As a reward for your accomplishment, we will be sending the first 300 candidates to pass their Micro-Credential a free MC Polo while supplies last.   When taking the learning path and Micro-Credential in Beacon; please use the same email address you used with Pearson VUE while registering for your certification. This will allow both systems to sync up with your earned certification.   View the PMRuA blueprint & study path   View the PMRnA blueprint & study path Register for Micro-Credential exams here.
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    Your future credentials are calling, are you ready to answer? Palo Alto Networks Education Services offers five career-advancing certifications and two micro-credentials to add to your resume!  You can learn more about credentialing resources and begin your study path here.
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  Once you pass your Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), or Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) certification you are eligible to receive a free Palo Alto Networks jacket to showcase your accomplishment in cybersecurity.    This is the last week to use promo code FLASH50 on your online proctored exam and save 50%.                                                                                                   *Only the first 150 candidates to pass will receive a free jacket while supplies last.*   To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE blueprint & study guide.   View PCSAE blueprint & study guide.
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  Happy Fourth of July! You’ve heard it here first- this will be our FINAL promo for FY21. We are celebrating together with 50% off ALL certifications in the Palo Alto Networks portfolio. You can take advantage of this offer and elevate your career starting today!    Use promo code FLASH50 and register by July 9th.   Learn more about our exams and register here.
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Set a reminder to take your Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), or Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) as soon as possible to receive a free Palo Alto Networks jacket!*     Today is the last day to use promo code SUMMERCERTFEST on your online proctored exam and save 50%.   *Only the first 150 candidates to pass will receive a free jacket while supplies last.*   To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE: https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE blueprint & study guide.   View PCSAE blueprint & study guide.
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Only 2 more days left to take advantage of our summer certification festival! We are offering 50% off all three of our engineer certifications. Don’t hesitate to add the Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE), Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), or Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) to your resume today!     Use promo code SUMMERCERTFEST for 50% off your online proctored exam with Pearson VUE through June 30th.    To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE here: https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE Blueprint, Study Guide & FAQs   View PCSAE Blueprint & Study Guide & FAQs   View PCNSE Study Guide & FAQs
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You can join the Palo Alto Networks Credentialed Community for FREE today! If you complete the PMRuA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote user Administrator) or PMRnA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote network Administrator) you also qualify for a free MC polo* to represent your hard work.     *The first 300 candidates will receive an MC polo, while supplies last.    When taking the learning path and Micro-Credential in Beacon; please use the same email address you used with Pearson VUE when you registered for your certification. This will allow both systems to communicate and sync up with your earned certification.   View the PMRuA blueprint & study path   View the PMRnA blueprint & study path   Register for Micro-Credential exams here
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Happy Summer Solstice! The days are getting longer but our exams remain only 90 minutes! Our Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE), Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), and Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) are only discounted for ONE more week! Take advantage of this promo before it sets on the horizon.     Use promo code SUMMERCERTFEST for 50% off your online proctored exam with Pearson VUE through June 30th.    To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE here: https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE Blueprint, Study Guide & FAQs   View PCSAE Blueprint & Study Guide & FAQs   View PCNSE Study Guide & FAQs
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Happy Father's Day to all fathers!     Check out our LinkedIn post here to learn more.
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  Congratulations to Ahmed Wael for sharing this accomplishment! Your Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) jacket will be in the mail soon!    When you pass the PCSAE or Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE) certification you too will be eligible to receive a Palo Alto Networks Jacket!    You can join the certification community by using promo code SUMMERCERTFEST on your online proctored exam to save 50% on engineer certification through June 30th!   To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE blueprint & study guide.   View PCSAE blueprint & study guide.
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Let’s take a closer look at our new customer-facing Micro-Credentials (MC)! The PMRuA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote user Administrator) and PMRnA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote network Administrator) are based on the technical administration of SASE technology and are available to take globally online 24/7. MCs are free to access and the first 300 candidates will receive an MC polo, while supplies last!     When taking the learning path and Micro-Credential in Beacon; please use the same email address you used with Pearson VUE when you registered for your certification. This will allow both systems to communicate and sync up with your earned certification.   View the PMRuA blueprint & study path   View the PMRnA blueprint & study path Register for Micro-Credential exams here
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You can take 50% off ALL Engineer Certifications through June 30th! Our Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE), Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), or Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) are all available to help you advance your cybersecurity career and stand out this summer!     Use promo code SUMMERCERTFEST for 50% off your online proctored exam with Pearson VUE.   To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE here https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw   View PCCSE Blueprint, Study Guide & FAQs   View PCSAE Blueprint & Study Guide & FAQs   View PCNSE Study Guide & FAQs
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Thank you to all 80+ attendees who joined us last Thursday for an informative webinar on Online Proctoring! Together we reviewed our certification portfolio and dove into how to take an online proctored exam. Congratulations to the ten lucky attendees who won a free exam voucher: Ankit Tripathi, Cesar Miranda, Khushi Kapoor, Manjeet Yadav, Rohit Jawase, Salman Mahaldar, Nelson Charret, Muhammad Aziz, Maurilio Gorito, and Jennifer Jarvi!     View the webinar replay here.   View the Online Proctoring FAQs here.   Register for an Online Proctored exam here.
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  It’s almost summertime and we are ready to celebrate! Today we are launching a summer certification festival with 50% off all three engineer certifications in June. Take our Palo Alto Networks Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE), Prisma Certified Cloud Security Engineer (PCCSE), or Palo Alto Networks Certified Security Automation Engineer (PCSAE) exam today!   Use promo code SUMMERCERTFEST for 50% off June 3rd - June 30th with Pearson VUE.   Special promos and new engagement will be launching every week this summer so keep an eye on our Education Services page to stay up to date!   To register for your exam go to Pearson VUE: https://lnkd.in/gtUKUjw    View PCCSE Blueprint, Study Guide & FAQs.   View PCSAE Blueprint, & Study Guide & FAQs.   View PCNSE Study Guide & FAQs
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Cybersecurity community! You’ve made it halfway through the week, reward yourself by signing up for a free Micro-Credential (MC), today! The PMRuA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote user Administrator) and PMRnA (Palo Alto Networks Micro-credential Remote network Administrator) are based on the technical administration of SASE technology.     The bonus is, if you are one of the first 300 candidates to pass, you will receive a free MC polo!   When taking the learning path and Micro-Credential in Beacon; please use the same email address you used with Pearson VUE when you registered for your certification. This will allow both systems to communicate and sync up with your earned certification.   View the PMRuA blueprint & study path.   View the PMRnA blueprint & study path.    Register for Micro-Credential exams here.
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This Thursday, June 3rd, we will be hosting a webinar on Online Proctoring (OP)! This webinar is a great opportunity to engage with the Education Services team and learn more about our portfolio as well as the overall OP experience. All attendees will be entered into a drawing for a free certification voucher. 10 Winners will be notified at the end of the webinar.     Join us on June 3rd at 8 a.m. PST/11 a.m. EST/3 p.m. GMT to learn more.    Register today for the webinar here.   View Online Proctoring FAQs here.   Pre-submit questions here. 
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