BECOME ZABBIX CERTIFIED SPECIALIST

Learn how to setup & configure Zabbix in SMBs and how to configure Zabbix for large companies like a real Zabbix Specialist. As your first step into becoming a real Zabbix admin this course is great for:

  • IT Administrators
  • IT Engineers
  • Infrastructure and cloud engineers

Our trainers are highly qualified to make sure you get the right personal attention in training.
We provide official Zabbix training, which means you’ll be officially Zabbix certified after finishing our training.

Our services are provided worldwide, either online or in-house.

Not only do we provide Zabbix training, but also other Zabbix/IT services. Check out our main page here.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

This 5 day Zabbix Specialist training ensures understanding of Zabbix concepts and structure for information technology professionals, who need to run Zabbix efficiently and provide support to other Zabbix users.

The  training programs are  intended for IT administrators  and  auditors, system  integrators, and other personnel  that deals with IT  infrastructure monitoring.  No prior  knowledge  of  Zabbix  Software is required,  but all trainees should  have  advanced computer literacy and  knowledge of Linux OS.

COURSE AND EXAM

Although it is not required, it is highly recommended to take the Zabbix Certified User course before attending the Zabbix Certified Specialist course.

The course will include an official Zabbix exam to obtain the “Zabbix Certified Specialist” certificate.

We provide hosted trainings on scheduled dates, online training and also in-house training. If you are interested in, in-house training please contact us.

YOUR CERTIFICATION. OUR COMMITMENT.

“Getting trained by an Opensource ICT Solutions trainer was a blast! Not only did we learn a lot at our in-company training, but we also had the privilege of asking an experienced Zabbix trainer a lot of questions about Zabbix that were previously left unanswered.”

SANDEEP BADLOE – NETWORK ENGINEER

COURSE PROGRAM

Day 1

  • Intro: Functionality overview
  • Intro: Key Principles of Development
  • Intro: Important decisions
  • Architecture: Zabbix components diagrams
  • Preparations: Network time protocol
  • Preparations: Timezones
  • Preparations: SWAP file setup
  • Preparations: Firewall
  • Preparations: Selinux
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI: Getting Zabbix
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI: Server requirements
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI : Installing Zabbix from packages
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI: Front-end requirements
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI: Practical Setup
  • Installation: Server, DB, GUI: Trainers demonstration
  • Zabbix interface: Preprocessing
  • Zabbix interface: Interface overview
  • Zabbix interface: Permissions
  • User profile: Settings, themes, media and messaging
  • User profile: Trainers demonstration
  • User profile: User profile
  • User profile: Color themes
  • User profile: User media
  • User profile: Messaging
  • Administration: Create new user
  • Administration: Practical Setup
  • Administration: Trainers demonstration
  • Definitions: List of terms used in Zabbix
  • Monitoring: Hosts
  • Monitoring: Overview
  • Monitoring: Latest data
  • Monitoring: Latest data – Simple graphs
  • Monitoring: Latest data – Graphs for multiple elements
  • Monitoring: Latest data – Applications
  • Configuration: Host groups
  • Configuration: Hosts
  • Configuration: Practical Setup
  • Configuration: Trainers demonstration
  • Configuration: Items new/modify
  • Configuration: Testing new/existing passive items
  • Data Collection: Item filters/mass edit and check now/clear history
  • Data Collection: Preprocessing
  • Data collection: Agent-less monitoring
  • Data collection: Simple checks
  • Data collection: ICMP Checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration

Day 2

  • Agent Installation: Intro
  • Agent Installation : Linux Agent installation from packages
  • Agent Installation : Agent for Windows, MACOS
  • Agent Installation : Zabbix Agent 2
  • Agent Installation : Practical Setup
  • Agent Installation : Trainers demonstration
  • Data Collection : Zabbix agent passive checks
  • Command line utilities: zabbix_server, zabbix_get, zabbix_agent
  • Command line utilities : Practical Setup
  • Command line utilities : Trainers demonstration
  • Data Collection : Zabbix Agent active checks
  • Data Collection: Practical Setup
  • Data Collection : Trainers demonstration
  • Data Collection : Q&A
  • Data Collection: Monitoring Windows
  • Data Collection : Trainers demonstration
  • Problem detection: Triggers, less sensitive triggers, dependencies
  • Problem detection: Trigger Event tags
  • Problem detection: Built in and User macros functionality
  • Problem detection : Tips and tricks
  • Problem detection : Macros
  • Problem detection: More trigger examples
  • Problem detection: Advanced problem detection
  • Problem detection: Practical Setup
  • Problem detection: Trainers demonstration
  • Configuration: Using templates
  • Configuration: Trainers demonstration
  • Configuration: Tags- Template and Hosts
  • Configuration: Practical Setup
  • Configuration: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Agent user parameters
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Command line utilities: zabbix_sender
  • Command line utilities: Practical Setup
  • Command line utilities: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: SSH/Telnet checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup

Day 3

  • Data collection: HTTP Checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Dependent items
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Calculated checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Aggregate checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: SNMP monitoring
  • Data collection: SNMP traps
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Log file monitoring
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration
  • Data collection: Web checks
  • Data collection: Practical Setup
  • Data collection: Trainers demonstration

Day 4

  • Inventory: Auto-collection
  • Inventory: Practical Setup
  • Inventory: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Custom graphs
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Maps
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Screens
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Dashboards
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Slideshows
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Automation: LLD overview
  • Distributed monitoring: Proxies
  • Automation: Network discovery, Auto-Registration, integrations
  • Administration: Configuration files
  • Administration: XML Import/Export
  • Administration: Practical Setup
  • Administration: Section summary
  • Administration: Managing users and user groups permissions, audit
  • Administration: Practical Setup
  • Administration: Working time, housekeeper, authentication
  • Administration: Frontend scripts
  • Administration: Practical setup
  • Administration: Trainers demonstration
  • Administration: Frontend Modules
  • Administration: Zabbix server health
  • Administration: Trainers demonstration

Day 5

  • Inventory: Auto-collection
  • Inventory: Practical Setup
  • Inventory: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Custom graphs
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Maps
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Screens
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Dashboards
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup
  • Data visualization: Slideshows
  • Data visualization: Trainers demonstration
  • Data visualization: Practical Setup