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  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.3 Advanced AdministrationOpen or Close

    Description

    • This two-day course teaches the skills necessary to administer IBM Tivoli Monitoring and the Tivoli Enterprise Portal. The Tivoli Enterprise Portal is used by IBM Tivoli Monitoring, IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager, and OMEGAMON XE and DE to manage your enterprise environment. In this course you learn about creating queries, links, situations (enterprise and private), autonomous agents, policies, agentless monitoring, and event integration with Netcool/OMNIbus and Tivoli Enterprise Console. This training class is provided in a classroom environment with multiple opportunities for hands-on lab practice. The scenarios used in this class are based on IBM Tivoli Monitoring version 6.3.
    • If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.
    • http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      • Working knowledge of Linux
      • Experience with event management
      • Experience with the Tivoli Enterprise Portal
      • Working knowledge of Netcool/OMNIbus (suggested but not required)

      Topics

      • Queries
      • Advanced link topics
      • Monitoring your enterprise using advanced situation techniques
      • Agent autonomy
      • Working with policies
      • Agentless monitoring
      • Agent Management Services
      • Managing situation event integration
      • Command-line interfaces
  • IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator 7.1.1Open or Close

    Description

      This course includes basic concepts and constructs used in a Directory Integrator 7.1 solution, its deployment, and monitoring. You learn how to use the Configuration Editor, Administration and Monitoring Console, and Action Manager.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      There are no prerequisite for this course.

      Topics

        • Unit 1 Directories and directory integration
        • Unit 2 IBM Directory Integrator components
        • Unit 3 Installation
        • Unit 4 AssemblyLines and Connectors
        • Unit 5 Parsers and Function Components
        • Unit 6 Running AssemblyLines
        • Unit 7 Problems and solutions
        • Unit 8 Scripts and hooks
        • Unit 9 Advanced AssemblyLines
        • Unit 10 Real-time integration
        • Unit 11 Building integration solutions
        • Unit 12 Change detection
        • Unit 13 Security
        • Unit 14 Additional features
        • Unit 15 Maintaining integration solutions
        • Unit 16 Distributed solutions
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 6.4 Advanced FeaturesOpen or Close

    Description

      This course is an extension of the base Netcool Configuration Manager course, IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 6.3 Administration and Implementation (TN550). Before exploring advanced functions, the course introduces the new features of Netcool Configuration Manager 6.4. It then covers advanced topics including the use of JavaScript to create complex change templates and policies, and the newly introduced Network Service Manager interface for creating and deleting services on a device. You are introduced to the new driver manager interface for working with standard and SmartModel drivers. You also learn to use the offline device importing facility to import and analyze devices that the software cannot physically touch.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have the following knowledge/skills:

      • Import, manage, and change devices with the Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager
      • Create and apply native or modeled command sets to network devices
      • Create JavaScript functions
      • Be familiar with SmartModel drivers and how they are used to model network configurations
      • Install and configure a standard device driver

      Topics

        Chapter 1: Network Service Manager

        • Lesson 1: Introduction
        • Lesson 2: Service templates
        • Lesson 3: Installing templates
        • Lesson 4: NSM REST URIs
        • Lesson 5: Posting a service
        • Lesson 6: Troubleshooting

        Chapter 2: Native command sets with JavaScript

        • Lesson 1: Introduction
        • Lesson 2: Using JavaScript in a native command set
        • Lesson 3: Logging messages
        • Lesson 4: Sending commands to the device
        • Lesson 5: Sending commands to the worker server
        • Lesson 6: Java Script security
        • Lesson 7: Troubleshooting

        Chapter 3: JavaScript compliance

        • Lesson 1: Introduction
        • Lesson 2: Java Script parameters
        • Lesson 3: Java Script definitions
        • Lesson 4: Logging and accessing internal data
        • Lesson 5: Troubleshooting

        Chapter 4: Driver management

        • Lesson 1: Introduction
        • Lesson 2: Loading drivers
        • Lesson 3: Deactivating and deleting drivers
        • Lesson 4: Creating custom standard drivers

        Chapter 5: Offline device management

        • Lesson 1: Introduction
        • Lesson 2: Importing devices
        • Lesson 3: Exporting and cloning devices
        • Lesson 4: Retrieve network data
        • Lesson 5: Configuration file
  • IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager 6.4 Operations and ConfigurationOpen or Close

    Description

      This course provides the skills required to operate, configure, and install the IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager solution for managing, modifying, and ensuring the compliance of network device configurations. Through extensive hands-on exercises you learn to manage network devices and the creation of compliance policies to ensure correct configuration settings. Class work includes the installation and initial configuration of the software so network discovery can run. You also work with the integrations between IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager, IBM Tivoli Network Manager, and IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus to gain experience about how these solutions work together to help manage the network.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have the following skills:

      • Basic Unix/Linux operating skills for installation and maintenance
      • Ability to create users and groups, create and change permissions on directories, use FTP, and experience with command line text editors such as vi.
      • Basic understanding of network device configuration process
      • TCP/IP networking fundamentals
      • Basic understanding of database technology

      Topics

        • IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager Overview
        • Configuration Manager Interface
        • Single Change Configuration Management
        • Mass Change Configuration Management
        • Administrative Tasks
        • Netcool Integrations
        • Authentication and Authorization Model
        • Device Management
        • Using Workflow and Scheduling
        • UOW Management
        • IBM Device Terminal
        • Advanced Command Sets
        • Device OS Upgrade Manager
        • Out-of-Band Change (OOBC) daemon
        • Compliance Manager Interface
        • Compliance Reports
        • Build and Run a Policy
        • Remediation
        • Advanced Definitions
        • Pre-emptive Compliance
        • Installation
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.3 FundamentalsOpen or Close

    Description

      IBM Tivoli Monitoring products monitor the performance and availability of operating systems and applications. Learn about the Tivoli Monitoring architecture and how to navigate the Tivoli Enterprise Portal. This course also explains how to manage situation events, visualize real-time and historical data, manage user authorities, and publish monitoring workspaces. It also teaches you to use Tivoli Monitoring tools to effectively manage their enterprise monitoring. This course is designed for users and administrators of all Tivoli Monitoring products that use the Tivoli Enterprise Portal as the user interface.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have:

      • a working knowledge of Windows and Linux operating systems and experience with an Internet browser.

      Topics

        • Introduction and overview
        • Using and navigating the Tivoli Enterprise Portal
        • Managing Tivoli Monitoring components
        • Monitoring your enterprise
        • Situation event management
        • Visualizing monitoring data
        • Introduction to Dashboard Application Services Hub
        • Historical data collection
        • Managing user security and publishing workspaces
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.3 for ImplementersOpen or Close

    Description

      With IBM Tivoli Monitoring, users can manage their systems graphically, dynamically, and flexibly. A browser-enabled interface helps transform systems management data into information you need to keep systems available. In this course, you learn how to implement IBM Tivoli Monitoring version 6.3. This training class is provided in a classroom environment with multiple opportunities for hands-on lab practice.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should complete course:

      • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.2.3 Fundamentals (TM022)

      or have equivalent knowledge and experience.

      Topics

        Planning an IBM Tivoli Monitoring implementation

        • Overview and references
        • Architecture and components
        • Design process
        • Deployment and availability
        • Preparing for the installation
        • Component interoperability and upgrades

        Installing IBM Tivoli Monitoring infrastructure

        • Preparing for installation
        • The Startup Center
        • Installing monitoring servers
        • Installing portal server components
        • Installing the portal client
        • Post-installation tasks

        Installing IBM Tivoli Monitoring agents

        • Introduction to installing and configuring agents
        • Prerequisite checker for operating system agents
        • Remote installation
        • Installing agents remotely from the command line
        • Self-describing agents
        • Silent installation
        • Installing IBM Tivoli Monitoring for Databases DB2 Agent

        Configuring and managing IBM Tivoli Monitoring Agents

        • Agent configuration
        • Using the portal client to manage agents
        • Troubleshooting agent deployment

        Jazz for Service Management and Tivoli Monitoring Dashboards

        • Jazz for Service Management Overview
        • Installing Jazz for Service Management
        • Installing the Tivoli Enterprise Monitoring Automation Server
        • Installing the IBM Tivoli Monitoring Dashboard
        • Verifying Jazz for Service Management
        • Verifying Tivoli Monitoring Dashboard

        Maintaining IBM Tivoli Monitoring

        • Working with monitoring components
        • Data backup and restore
        • Maintenance
        • Monitoring server and self-monitoring

        Integrated event management

        • Overview of integrated event management
        • Netcool/OMNIbus integration
        • Tivoli Enterprise Console integration
        • Event forwarding on z/OS

        Configuring availability in IBM Tivoli Monitoring

        • Goals of resiliency and high availability
        • Heartbeats
        • Clustering
        • Hot standby overview
        • Monitoring agent and remote monitoring server failover
        • Portal server in the failover scenario
        • Troubleshooting options

        Security for IBM Tivoli Monitoring

        • User authentication
        • Infrastructure component communication security
        • Secure Socket Layer
        • Firewall considerations with Tivoli Monitoring
        • Granular authorization
        • Single sign-on
        • Additional security topics
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 6.3 Implementation and Administration (SPVC)Open or Close

    Description

      This self-paced virtual course covers implementing, configuring and administering IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. In hands-on practice, you will install the Tivoli Storage Manager 6.3 server, backup-archive client, the Tivoli Integrated Portal, and Administration Center. After the product is installed, you configure the environment. You will create and configure storage pool hierarchies and define policies to manage the flow of data from disk to disk or tape media. Lab exercises guide you through the steps to back up, restore, archive and retrieve client data. You will also create schedules to run administrative and client processes and maintain your Tivoli Storage Manager environment to ensure recoverability. The Student Exercises are available for Windows and AIX. The lecture material covers all supported Intel and UNIX platforms.

      Online Enrollment Information:

      Before you enroll, review the machine requirements listed below to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      Within 48 hours of after you submit the online form, you will receive a confirmation e-mail containing your online link, your ID and password, and additional instructions for starting the course. You may start the course at any time. Once you start the course, you have 30 days to complete it. You are billed for the course when you submit the enrollment form.

      ONCE YOU ARE ENROLLED IN THIS COURSE, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO CANCEL YOUR ENROLLMENT.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have:

      • Administration skills on the operating systems used for the lab exercises

      Topics

        • Unit 1: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager overview (3 lessons; no lab exercises)
        • Unit 2: Installing IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (5 lessons; 10 lab exercises)
        • Unit 3: Administrative interfaces and privileges (6 lessons; 17 lab exercises)
        • Unit 4: Managing storage pools and storage pool volumes (2 lessons; 7 lab exercises)
        • Unit 5: Storage media devices (2 lessons; no lab exercises)
        • Unit 6: Policy management (4 lessons; 5 lab exercises)
        • Unit 7: Customizing the Tivoli Storage Manager database and recovery log (3 lessons; 4 lab exercises)
        • Unit 8: Client configuration (8 lessons; 14 lab exercises)
        • Unit 9: Backup-archive client functions (9 lessons; 21 lab exercises)
        • Unit 10: Protecting the database and storage pools (6 lessons; 10 lab exercises)
        • Unit 11: Automating operations (4 lessons; 16 lab exercises)
        • Unit 12: Monitoring and event logging (4 lessons; 2 lab exercises)
  • IBM Tivoli Monitoring 6.3 Advanced AdministrationOpen or Close

    Description

      This two-day course teaches the skills necessary to administer IBM Tivoli Monitoring and the Tivoli Enterprise Portal. The Tivoli Enterprise Portal is used by IBM Tivoli Monitoring, IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager, and OMEGAMON XE and DE to manage your enterprise environment. In this course you learn about creating queries, links, situations (enterprise and private), autonomous agents, policies, agentless monitoring, and event integration with Netcool/OMNIbus and Tivoli Enterprise Console. This training class is provided in a classroom environment with multiple opportunities for hands-on lab practice. The scenarios used in this class are based on IBM Tivoli Monitoring version 6.3.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

      Prerequisits

        You should have the following skills:

        • Working knowledge of Linux
        • Experience with event management
        • Experience with the Tivoli Enterprise Portal
        • Working knowledge of Netcool/OMNIbus (suggested but not required)

        Topics

          • Queries
          • Advanced link topics
          • Monitoring your enterprise using advanced situation techniques
          • Agent autonomy
          • Working with policies
          • Agentless monitoring
          • Agent Management Services
          • Managing situation event integration
          • Command-line interfaces
  • IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.2.2Open or Close

    Description

      This course includes basic concepts and constructs used in a Directory Integrator 7.1 solution, its deployment, and monitoring. You learn how to use the Configuration Editor, Administration and Monitoring Console, and Action Manager.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have the following skills:

      • Access control
      • SAML and other federation concepts
      • Web services and web application servers
      • XML
      • JavaScript
      • Java EE development
      • LDAP
      • SOAP
      • Basic Linux administrative skills
      • IBM WebSphere Application Server 6.1 or 7.0
      • IBM Tivoli Access Manager for e-business 6.1 or 6.1.1
      • HTTPS
      • WS-Trust

      Topics

        • Unit 1: Introduction to IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager 6.2.2
        • Unit 2: Prerequisites
        • Unit 3: Installing and configuring IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager
        • Unit 4: Configuring a SAML single sign-on federation
        • Unit 5: Configuring a WS-Federation protocol
        • Unit 6: Introduction to OpenID and OAuth
        • Unit 7: Configuring the alias service
        • Unit 8: Configuring a SAML 2.0 federation
        • Unit 9: User self care
        • Unit 10: Introduction to web services security management
        • Unit 11: Problem determination
  • Tivoli Process Automation Engine 7.5 FundamentalsOpen or Close

    Description

      THIS IS A SELF-PACED VIRTUAL CLASS. AFTER YOU REGISTER, YOU HAVE 30 DAYS TO COMPLETE THE COURSE.

      Before you enroll, review the system requirements to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course. AFTER YOU ARE ENROLLED IN THIS COURSE, YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO CANCEL YOUR ENROLLMENT. You are billed for the course when you submit the enrollment form.

      After you receive confirmation that you are enrolled, you will be sent further instructions to access your course material and remote labs. A confirmation email will contain your online link, your ID and password, and additional instructions for starting the course.

      You can start the course at any time within 12 months of enrolling for the course. After you register/start the course, you have 30 days to complete your course. Within this 30 days, the self-paced format gives you the opportunity to complete the course at your convenience, at any location, and at your own pace. The course is available 24 hours a day.

      If the course requires a remote lab system, the lab system access is allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. When you are not using the elab system, ensure that you suspend your elab to maximize your hours available to use the elab system.This course covers elements of Tivoli's process automation engine 7.5 that are common to all products based on the engine. It is the prerequisite for more advanced training on IBM's Service Mangement products.

      The course is technical and includes hands-on labs. In addition to abstract concepts and use, technical details of the applications and data structures used by IBM Service Management applications are explained.

      NO EXTENSIONS FOR THIS COURSE WILL BE GRANTED.

      If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.

      http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      There are no prerequisites for this course.

      Topics

        Tivoli Process Automation Engine overview

        • Lesson 1: Overview
        • Lesson 2: The IBM Service Management products
        • Lesson 3: Basic navigation
        • Lesson 4: Start Centers

        Components and architecture

        • Lesson 1: Architecture and engine components
        • Lesson 2: Engine Administrative Workstation directory structure
        • Lesson 3: System properties

        Foundation Data

        • Lesson 1: Engine financial configuration
        • Lesson 2: Sites, locations, and systems
        • Lesson 3: Classifications

        Security

        • Lesson 1: System security configuration
        • Lesson 2: Groups and system privileges
        • Lesson 3: People, users, labor, and crafts
        • Lesson 4: Conditional security

        Database Architecture

        • Lesson 1: Database configuration
        • Lesson 2: E-Signature and E-Audit

        Work Management

        • Lesson 1: Introduction to work management
        • Lesson 2: Work orders and job plans
        • Lesson 3: Activities, tasks, and automated flow control

        Application Customization

        • Lesson 1: Managing domains
        • Lesson 2: Application Designer
        • Lesson 3: Migration Manager

        Automation

        • Lesson 1: Cron tasks
        • Lesson 2: Email, communication templates, and the bulletin board
        • Lesson 3: Escalations and actions
        • Lesson 4: Scripting interfaces

        Workflow

        • Lesson 1: Introduction to workflow
        • Lesson 2: Workflow administration
        • Lesson 3: Workflow design

        Reporting

        • Lesson 1: Data analysis overview
        • Lesson 2: QBEs, KPIs, and predefined reports
        • Lesson 3: Adhoc Reports using QBRs
        • Lesson 4: Report administration

        Integration

        • Lesson 1: Integration framework overview
        • Lesson 2: Integration framework examples

        Troubleshooting

        • Lesson 1: Logging and appenders
        • Lesson 2: Troubleshooting
  • IBM Tivoli Storage Manager 6.3 Implementation and Administration (SPVC)Open or Close

    Description

    • This self-paced virtual course covers implementing, configuring and administering IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. In hands-on practice, you will install the Tivoli Storage Manager 6.3 server, backup-archive client, the Tivoli Integrated Portal, and Administration Center. After the product is installed, you configure the environment. You will create and configure storage pool hierarchies and define policies to manage the flow of data from disk to disk or tape media. Lab exercises guide you through the steps to back up, restore, archive and retrieve client data. You will also create schedules to run administrative and client processes and maintain your Tivoli Storage Manager environment to ensure recoverability. The Student Exercises are available for Windows and AIX. The lecture material covers all supported Intel and UNIX platforms.
    • If you are enrolling in a Self Paced Virtual Classroom or Web Based Training course, before you enroll, please review the Self-Paced Virtual Classes and Web-Based Training Classes on our Terms and Conditions page, as well as the system requirements, to ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements for this course.
    • http://www.ibm.com/training/terms

    Prerequisits

      You should have:

      • Administration skills on the operating systems used for the lab exercises

      Topics

      • Unit 1: IBM Tivoli Storage Manager overview (3 lessons; no lab exercises)
      • Unit 2: Installing IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (5 lessons; 10 lab exercises)
      • Unit 3: Administrative interfaces and privileges (6 lessons; 17 lab exercises)
      • Unit 4: Managing storage pools and storage pool volumes (2 lessons; 7 lab exercises)
      • Unit 5: Storage media devices (2 lessons; no lab exercises)
      • Unit 6: Policy management (4 lessons; 5 lab exercises)
      • Unit 7: Customizing the Tivoli Storage Manager database and recovery log (3 lessons; 4 lab exercises)
      • Unit 8: Client configuration (8 lessons; 14 lab exercises)
      • Unit 9: Backup-archive client functions (9 lessons; 21 lab exercises)
      • Unit 10: Protecting the database and storage pools (6 lessons; 10 lab exercises)
      • Unit 11: Automating operations (4 lessons; 16 lab exercises)
      • Unit 12: Monitoring and event logging (4 lessons; 2 lab exercises)