• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

IT Infrastructure must be monitored and fine-tuned as processes change or grow. Discover how to use automated monitoring to gain insight into and make the management of IT infrastructure easier.

Learning Objectives

IT Infrastructure Automation: Automated Monitoring

  • recognize how automation can be used to monitor IT processes and resources, as well as how monitoring processes can be automated
  • identify the IT resources and processes that should be monitored
  • compare the types of monitoring and where each type may best meet a business or IT requirement
  • describe how automation tools can create reports to manage IT resources
  • describe how automation tools can be used to facilitate handling audit and compliance objectives
  • describe how to enable and use automatic monitoring in AWS
  • describe how to create an alert that an automatic monitoring service can use in AWS
  • describe how to automate builds by monitoring code
  • describe how to use Nagios to monitor an IT environment's infrastructure
  • describe how automation can be used to monitor IT infrastructure

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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