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Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager (MOC 55006)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This course is for IT Professionals who already have some prerequisite technical knowledge and want to learn the skills necessary to implement a comprehensive service monitoring system for their production environment. This course is also for IT Professionals who want to learn how to communicate relevant business information about the operational status of the IT environment.


Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 operating system
  • Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)
  • Experience with PowerShell and SQL Server and SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Familiarity with data center management processes
  • Previous work with IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®)
  • Previous work with Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
  • Knowledge of previous versions of Operations Manager
  • Knowledge of the product(s) that you plan to monitor

Course Objectives

This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the necessary knowledge to successfully design and deploy Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager. In this course, students are introduced to the basic theory of service monitoring. They will also learn about configuration, deployment, monitoring, and operation of Operations Manager 2012.

After completing this course, students will have the skills necessary to manage Operations Manager for maximum business benefit. This course incorporates case studies and hands-on learning opportunities so students can practice applying business solutions to real-world scenarios.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Design and build a Production Service Monitoring Program
  • Configure and administer Operations Manager 2012
  • Deploy monitoring for servers, applications and services
  • Deploy management packs
  • Create monitors and rules
  • Tune monitors and rules for maximum benefit
  • Create and configure reports for IT and business consumption
  • Meet and exceed SLAs to add value to business partners
  • Configure monitoring views and administrative tasks
  • Deploy monitoring for UNIX/Linux and Network Devices
  • Configure Operations Manager 2012 role-based security
  • Configure notifications, subscribers and subscriptions
  • Configure general Operations Manager 2012 maintenance settings
  • Describe the Operations Manager 2012 Gateway Server
  • Automate Operations Manager with PowerShell
  • Meet and exceed SLA’s in order to bring value to business partners
  • Integrate Operations Manager with other tools

Course Content

  • Module 1: Introduction to System Center 2012 Operations Manager
  • Module 2: Plan for Service Monitoring
  • Module 3: Plan an Operations Manager 2012 Deployment
  • Module 4: Deploy Operations Manager 2012
  • Module 5: Deploy the Operations Manager 2012 Agent
  • Module 6: Deployment and Administration of Monitoring (Management) Packs
  • Module 7: Tune Monitoring (Management) Packs
  • Module 8: Monitor Administration
  • Module 9: Advanced Monitoring
  • Module 10: Reports
  • Module 11: Notifications and Operations Manager 2012 Maintenance
  • Module 12: System Center 2012 Integration


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Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,590.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 3,840.-
  • SA Voucher: 5
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

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06/11/2017 - 10/11/2017 Munich
04/12/2017 - 08/12/2017 Stuttgart
22/01/2018 - 26/01/2018 Düsseldorf
19/02/2018 - 23/02/2018 Munich
12/03/2018 - 16/03/2018 Münster
09/04/2018 - 13/04/2018 Hamburg
28/05/2018 - 01/06/2018 Berlin
18/06/2018 - 22/06/2018 Frankfurt
06/11/2017 - 10/11/2017 Zurich
04/12/2017 - 08/12/2017 Zurich
19/02/2018 - 23/02/2018 Zurich
28/05/2018 - 01/06/2018 Zurich
20/08/2018 - 24/08/2018 Zurich
19/11/2018 - 23/11/2018 Zurich
20/11/2017 - 24/11/2017 Vienna (iTLS)