This IBM Self-Paced Virtual Class (SPVC) includes:
- PDF course guide available to attendee during and after course
- Lab environment where students can work through demonstrations and exercises at their own pace
In this course, you learn how to operate and configure the Netcool Configuration Manager solution for compliance of network device configurations. Topics cover many aspects of the solution and how it supports the network configuration management environment. You have access to virtualized servers, network devices, and extensive exercises to see how the solution manages network devices and creates compliance policies to ensure correct configuration settings. You configure software so that network discovery can run. You learn methods that the solution uses for device management and its customization, in addition to details about device modeling technology. You work with integrations between Netcool Configuration Manager, IBM Tivoli Network Manager, and Netcool/OMNIbus to see how these solutions work together to 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. /terms
After you complete this course, you can perform the following tasks:
Discover and import network devices into the solution
View and modify a configuration with the configuration editor
Modify one or more devices with a command set
Approve, stop, and restart units of work
Import devices that are discovered by IBM Tivoli Network Manager
Implement view, add, modify, and delete rights throughout the application
Create schedules for units of work and implement recurring units of work
Optimize execution of tasks and steps to increase throughput
Use the IBM device terminal to connect to a device and make changes
Build and test modeled command sets that have advanced features
Use the upgrade manager
Make out-of-band changes with the out-of-band change daemon and synchronize them
Create and test simple compliance policies
Use the existing compliance reports
Create automated actions to remediate device compliance
Set up preemptive compliance and observe its effects on unit of work execution
Who Can Benefit
Partners, Services, Support, Technical Sales
Before taking this course, you should have the following skills:
Basic UNIX skills are helpful but not mandatory
IBM Tivoli Netcool Configuration Manager solution overview
Configuration manager interface
Accessing the application
The queue manager
The resource browser
User preferences and help
Single change configuration management
Discovering network devices
Navigating the configuration and changes
Making direct connections to devices
Mass change configuration management
Building simple command sets
Processing command sets
Stopping and restarting units of work
Searching and comparing units of work or resources
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
How can someone reach me during class?
If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.
What languages are used to deliver training?
Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
What does GTR stand for?
GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.
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As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.
Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?
It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.
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ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.
Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?
Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.
Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?
We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth. We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.
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You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.
Instructor was great, course was mostly very good except for too much focus on pricing
Concise and good to follow along. Although it is a lot to take in under a short period of time.
vary good online learning. instructor is vary good the way he explained every thing.
ExitCertified gave a great course on AWS that covered all of the basics in depth with good lab materials.
The training was great . But i expected some of the Networking concepts would be covered in this certification .