Administer Users and Licenses for Cisco AppDynamics (APM400)


Course Overview

The Administer Users and Licenses for Cisco AppDynamics (APM400) training shows that Cisco AppDynamics uses a role-based access control model to assign permissions to users and groups. In this training, you will learn how to create users locally, as well as how to manage your company’s users in Cisco AppDynamics using an external Identity Provider (IDP), specifically, Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) IDP in this training. You’ll create roles and groups to assign permissions to users. You will also explore the differences between the agent-based licensing (ABL) model and infrastructure-based licensing (IBL) model and learn how to migrate from ABL to IBL.

How You'll Benefit

This training will help you:

  • Understand how to assign permissions to users and groups in AppDynamics
  • Gain leading-edge skills for high-demand responsibilities in the cloud computing industry

This is a Cisco Learning Services course and is delivered directly by Cisco.

Who should attend

Cisco AppDynamics platform administrators who need to manage account licenses, assign permissions to users, and/or connect Cisco AppDynamics to an external IDP


The skills you are expected to have before attending this training are found in the following Cisco Learning Offering:

Course Objectives

  • Learn how to create users locally, roles to assign permissions, and groups
  • Understand how to configure Cisco AppDynamics to use your external identity provider
  • Get introduced to license management, including ABL and IBL

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

1 day

  • US$ 1,000.—

Courseware language: English

Classroom Training

1 day

  • Germany: US$ 1,000.—
  • Switzerland: US$ 1,000.—

Courseware language: English



Instructor-led Online Training:   Course conducted online in a virtual classroom.


Time zone: Central European Summer Time (CEST)   ±1 hour

Online Training Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)