IBM Monitoring 8.1.3 Implementation and Administration

Course code: TM673G

Course Description

Course Code:


Duration: 2 days
Delivery Type: Classroom (Hands-on labs)
Skill Level: Basic


This course teaches you how to install and use the IBM Monitoring v8.1.3 software to manage your environment. You install and configure the product, install various agents, create applications, manage users, detect problems and integrate with NetCool/OMNIbus, IBM Tivoli Monitoring, and Dashboard Application Services Hub.


This course is designed for users, administrators, and implementers.


Before taking this course, you should have the following skills:

The ability to navigate Linux and Windows applications
A working knowledge of an Internet browser

Key Topics

Introduction to IBM Monitoring
Overview and architecture
Monitoring agents and categories
Application based monitoring
Monitoring agent examples
Integrating with IBM Performance Management
The IBM Monitoring lab environment
Overview of installation
Prerequisites and the prerequisite checker
Installing the Performance Management Server
Installing IBM Monitoring agents
Administer and use IBM Performance Management
Starting and stopping the Performance Management Server
Starting and stopping agents
Starting the Performance Management Console
Managing applications
Using attribute details to access data from an agent
Configure and use the Log File Agent
Managing users of the Performance Management Console
Managing events and thresholds
Threshold Manager
Resource Group Manager
Integrating IBM Monitoring with other products
Integrating IBM Tivoli Monitoring
Bluemix integration
Netcool/OMNIbus integration
Event notification
Integrating with IBM Alert Notification
IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis integration
Integrating with IBM Operations Analytics – Predictive Insights
Dashboard Application Services Hub with IBM Performance Management agent data
Integrate with IBM Control Desk
Reporting and 7-day comparison
Historical 7-day comparison


In this course, you learn to perform the following tasks:

Explore the IBM Monitoring architecture.
Install and configure IBM Monitoring.
Administer, use, and navigate the Performance Management Console to monitor and manage a monitoring solution that is built with IBM Monitoring.
Manage events effectively by using facilities that are provided with IBM Monitoring.
Integrate IBM Monitoring with other products.
Run reports and a 7-day comparison.

USD 1,700

Duration 2 Days