Monitoring I Training

Monitoring I Training


Learn the fundamentals of monitoring with Zenoss Resource Manager. Topics include adding and organizing devices, monitoring templates, the Zenoss event console, and creating custom reports.


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

Three (3) Z Credits can be redeemed for this registration at checkout.


8 hours


Zenoss operators and administrators

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.


  • Case Study: “Zenny Corp.”
  • Zenoss User Interface Tour
  • Initial Setup
  • Configuration Properties
  • Modeling vs. Monitoring
  • Device Classes
  • Primary Monitoring Protocols
  • Preparing & Adding Devices
    • Linux Server (SNMP)
    • Linux Server (SSH)
    • Windows Server (WinRM)
  • Organizing Devices
    • Groups
    • Systems
    • Locations
  • Monitoring Templates
    • Data Sources
    • Thresholds
    • Graph Definitions
  • Inheritance / Binding of Monitoring Templates
  • Creating a Monitoring Template From Scratch
  • Event Console
  • Zenoss Event Handling
    • Event Deduplication
    • Auto-Clear Correlation
  • Event Class Mappings
  • Triggers and Notifications ("Alerts")
  • Resource Manager Reports

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