Platform Administration I Training

Platform Administration I Training


Learn the skills required to perform basic administrative tasks in Control Center and Zenoss Resource Manager. Topics include the Control Center and Resource Manager architectures, searching and displaying log file entries, and managing Zenoss users and groups.


The course is delivered online by a live instructor, and includes hands-on lab exercises and live demonstrations of product functionality. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions of the instructor and to interact with other class members. Each participant is provided with an individual Zenoss training instance (hosted by Zenoss) for the duration of the class.

For sessions held on US Central Time (CST/CDT), this course is delivered in a single full-day session with a one-hour break for lunch. For sessions held on Central European Time (CET/CEST), this course is delivered in two half-day sessions. See the schedule below for dates and times.

Z Credits

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8 hours


Administrators of Zenoss on-premises deployments

Zenoss Cloud Users
Zenoss as a Service (ZaaS) Users
Zenoss Service Dynamics (ZSD) / On-Premises Users



Setup Requirements

An up-to-date, modern web browser.


  • Zenoss Control Center Architecture
    • Docker
    • Control Center Core Concepts
    • Control Center Internal Services
    • Resource Manager Virtual Host Names
  • Administrating Zenoss From Control Center
    • Control Center Access
    • Control Center UI Tour
    • Deploying Resource Manager
    • Adding Resource Pools
    • Adding Hosts
    • Application Deployment Wizard
  • Managing Applications & Services in Control Center
    • Starting & Stopping Services
    • Changing the Number of Service Instances
    • Displaying and Searching Log Messages
    • Backup & Restore
  • Resource Manager
    • Accessing Resource Manager
    • Zenoss Installation Wizard
  • Resource Manager Architecture Overview
    • Resource Manager Functional Components
    • Device → Collector → Hub Logical Architecture
    • Resource Manager Persistent Data Stores
  • Managing Services, Hubs & Collectors in Resource Manager
  • Managing Control Center Users
    • Control Center User Access
  • Managing Zenoss Users & Groups
    • User & Group Management
    • Zenoss Roles
    • User Groups
    • Context-Based Roles

Upcoming Classes

Jun 15
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Central Daylight Time
Online - Virtual Classroom - US Central Time (CST/CDT)
$ 750.00 USD

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Virtual Classroom - US Central Time (CST/CDT)

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    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT
    $ 750.00 USD

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