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Discovery 11.x: Administering

Included in this course is the examination for BMC Certified Associate: Discovery 11.x. Taking the exam and pursuing the Certified Associate designation is optional; however, all students enrolled in the BMC Discovery 11.x: Administering course are automatically enrolled in the exam. You will have one attempt to pass the exam. No retakes will be offered. Those who pass will receive the title of BMC Certified Associate: Discovery 11.x.

Major release:

BMC (Helix) Discovery 11.x

Good for:

Configuration Managers, Project Managers

Course Delivery:

Instructor Led | 40.00 hours

Course Modules

  • Discovery Credentials
    • Basic Discovery Essentials
    • BMC Discovery Credentials
    • Windows Credentials
    • Device Credentials
    • vSphere and vCenter Credentials
    • Credential Filtering and Ordering
    • Testing Credentials
  • Discovery Overview
    • Basic Philosophy
    • First Scan Details
    • Second Scan Details
    • Optimization Details
    • Bringing It All Together
  • Discovery Scripts
    • Platforms
    • UNIX Discovery Scripts
    • Windows Discovery Scripts
    • SNMP Discovery Scripts
    • VMware ESX Discovery Scripts
  • Discovery Investigation and Troubleshooting
    • Investigating and Troubleshooting per Discovery Run
    • Investigating and Troubleshooting per Discovery Access
    • Mapping Discovery Access Page to Platform Page
    • Investigating and Troubleshooting per Host Node
    • Investigating and Troubleshooting from the Discovery Dashboard
    • Discovery Conditions
    • Discovery Reports
  • Visualizations
    • Displaying Visualizations
    • Introduction to Application Mapping with Visualizations
    • Dashboards Overview
      • Dashboard Basics
      • Channels Overview
      • Adding Channels
      • Working with Dashboards
      • Dashboards in the CLI
    • Query Builder
      • Types of Searches
      • Query Builder Basics
      • Query Builder Layout
      • Building a Query
      • Custom Reports
    • Query Language Overview
      • Formulating Queries
      • The SEARCH and WHERE Clauses
      • Matches in Regular Expressions
      • The SHOW Clause
      • Advanced Query Language
    • BMC Atrium CMDB Synchronization
      • CMDB Synchronization Overview
      • Configuring the CMDB Connection
      • CMDB Filters
      • Configuring CMDB Synchronization
      • Multi-tenancy
      • CMDB Synchronization in a Cluster
      • Viewing CIs in the CMDB
    • Appliance Baseline
      • Introduction to Appliance Baselines
      • Viewing Baseline Differences
      • Updating and Configuring Baselines
    • Clustering
      • Overview of Clustering
      • Configuring a Cluster
      • Fault Tolerance
      • Managing Machine Failures in a Cluster
    • Using BMC Atrium Discovery CLI
      • CLI Overview
      • File System Details
      • Service Ordering and Syntax
      • Tideway Application Services
      • Command Line Utilities: Overview
      • BMC Atrium Discovery Scheduling Tasks
    • Appliance Support
      • The Appliance Configuration Page
      • BMC Atrium Discovery Logs
      • BMC Discovery Upgrade
    BMC Accredited Administrator

    Accreditation is available upon successful completion of this course.