Zenoss Monitoring for Administrators Training Course

Last updated

Course Code

zenoss

Duration

21 hours (usually 3 days including breaks)

Requirements

  • An general understanding of networking and server administration principles
  • Experience with Linux command line

Audience

  • System administrators
  • Network administrators

Overview

Zenoss Community Edition is an application, server, and network management platform for monitoring availability, inventory/configuration, performance, and events. It is based on the Zope application server.

This instructor-led, live training (online or onsite) is aimed at admins who wish to use Zenoss to monitor physical and virtual networks in the cloud and on-premise.

By the end of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Install and configure Zenoss.
  • Understand Zenoss's real-time model for monitoring a network.
  • Perform basic administrative tasks in Zenoss.
  • Monitor devices, events, and service.
  • Ensure top application performance.

Format of the Course

  • Interactive lecture and discussion.
  • Lots of exercises and practice.
  • Hands-on implementation in a live-lab environment.

Course Customization Options

  • To request a customized training for this course, please contact us to arrange.

Course Outline

Introduction

Overview of Zenoss Features and Architecture

  • Real-time monitoring
  • Modeling vs. Monitoring

Setting up Zenoss

  • Installing, enabling browser access
  • Configuring Zenoss Core

Getting Started

  • Navigating the User Interface
  • Using Zenoss Resource Manager

Monitoring Network Devices

  • Working with SNMP, SSH, and WMI
  • Time-series analysis of performance and anomalies

Monitoring Network Services

  • Monitoring HTTP, POP3, NNTP, SNMP, FTP

Working with Monitoring Templates

  • Configuring a monitoring template
  • Creating a monitoring template

Monitoring Host Resources

  • Monitoring processor and disk usage

Setting Alerts

  • Using event management tools
  • Creating rule sets, triggers, and on-call calendars
  • Discovering network resources
  • Detecting changes in network configuration
  • Annotating system alerts
  • Generating reports

Extending Zennoss

  • Extending with ZenPacks
  • Working with Nagios plug-in
  • Monitoring Windows Systems

Troubleshooting

Summary and Conclusion

Testimonials

★★★★★
★★★★★

Related Categories

Related Courses

Course Discounts

Course Discounts Newsletter

We respect the privacy of your email address. We will not pass on or sell your address to others.
You can always change your preferences or unsubscribe completely.

Some of our clients

This site in other countries/regions