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Sample outline for Network Monitoring and Management

Outline

Day 1

  • Introductions, Workshop Details
  • Introduction to Network Monitoring & Mgmt
  • Linux brief
  • Cisco IOS Configuration Basics
  • SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)

Day 2

  • Cacti - Graphing tool (incuding SNMP)
  • Observium - Automated Network Monitoring and discovery
  • Smokeping - Latency/Round? Trip Time, Jitter and packet loss monitor

Day 3

  • Nagios - Server and Service monitoring and alerting
  • Log (syslog) Management - Collecting logs and monitoring them for patterns
  • Documentation, NOCs and Netdot (Network Documentation Tool)

Day 4

  • Netdot
  • Netflow, NfSen? - traffic analysis and exploration

Day 5

  • RANCID: network equipment configuration backup, change tracking & automation
  • RT (Request Tracker): Ticketing systems for helpdesk / support
  • Integrating Nagios & Cacti with RT
  • Exam and certificates

Agenda

Sample Time Schedule

Session 1 08:30 - 10:30
Break 10:30 - 11:00
Session 2 11:00 - 13:00
Lunch 13:00 - 14:00
Session 3 14:00 - 15:30
Break 15:30 - 16:00
Session 4 16:00 - 18:00

DAY 1 Topic Presentations Exercises Software Used
Session 1 Welcome, Introductions, Workshop Details
Questionnaire
Linux Basics for Using Class VMs
Session 2 Intro to Network Monitoring & Management
Cisco Configuration Basics
Session 3 SNMP net-snmp
Session 4 SNMP Continued
DAY 2
Session 1 Cacti Cacti
Session 2 Cacti Continued
Session 3 Observium Obserfvium
Session 4 SmokePing SmokePing
DAY 3
Session 1 Nagios Nagios
Session 2 Nagios Continued
Session 3 Log Management rsyslogTenshi
Session 4 Documentation, NOCs and Netdot Netdot
DAY 4
Session 1 NetDot
Session 2 NetDot Continued
Session 3 NetFlow and NfSen Cisco NetFlow
Session 4 NetFlow and NfSen cont. (attack scenario) NfSen
DAY 5
Session 1 RANCID and SVNWeb RANCID
Session 1 Ticketing Systems (RT) Request Tracker
Session 2 Nagios and RT
Session 3 Class Summary/Q&A
Exam
Survey
Certificates
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