# EVENT NAME: RENU - Network Monitoring and Management Workshop # * **Dates:** 24th April - 28th April, 2017 * **Location:** Mbarara, Uganda * **Host:** [Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST)](http://must.ac.ug) * **Venue:** [Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST)](http://must.ac.ug/) * **DEA:** 2nd May - 5th May, 2017 (MUST and Bishop Stuart University) ## Workshop ## * [Detailed Agenda](agenda.html) (includes links to presentations and schedule) * [Participants](participants.html) * [Instructors and Organizers](instructors.html) * [Reference Materials](references.html) * [Sponsors](sponsors.html "Workshop Sponsors") * [Group Photo](https://photos.nsrc.org/YYYY/ALBUM/LINK_TO_PHOTO) : [Photos](https://photos.nsrc.org/index.php/YYYY/LINK-TO-ALBUM) * [Survey](https://nsrc.org/limesurvey/LINK-TO-SURVEY) ## Workshop Topics ## The workshop will be a combination of theory and lab. Ubuntu Linux server version 16.04 LTS will be the workshop platform. The course will cover: * Introduction to Network Monitoring and Management * Recap of Linux command line use. Depending on the class level this may be very basic to more in-depth * Introduction to Linux * Security essentials including SSH * Linux commands and the command line interface (CLI) * Text editors (vi, joe) * Cisco IOS Configuration Basics * SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) * Nagios - Server and Service monitoring and alerting * Smokeping * Netflow, NfSen - traffic analysis and exploration