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IMC Installation and Administration Professional Training


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Course number HK643S
Length 2 days
Delivery method* Remotely assisted instructional learning ( RAIL)
Instructor-led training ( ILT)
Onsite dedicated training ( OST)
Price USD $1,300
CAD $1,430
*Courses are supported in the delivery formats above, but are not necessarily scheduled in every delivery format listed. Please click the schedule links at the top of the page to see which delivery formats are currently scheduled.

Special notes

This course is being phased out and replaced by HL048S after February 8, 2013. Please refer to HL048S - IMC Essentials for Network Administrators

Course overview

In this two-day course, students will become familiar with the architecture and features of the HP Intelligent Management Center (IMC) software and learn how to install the application. Once installed delegates will discover the network, perform operations around back up, performance management and use IMC to manage and monitor the discovered devices. In addition delegates will use the Network Traffic Analyzer module to analyze traffic using the sFlow protocol.


  • Network and System Administrators and Network Management Specialists

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Course objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

  • Describe the IMC architecture
  • Install IMC
  • Perform the initial startup of IMC including discovery of devices
  • Create SNMP and Telnet templates
  • Create operators
  • Create device groups
  • Create custom views
  • Perform a software upgrade using IMC
  • Perform a backup of the configuration on discovered switches.
  • Gather performance data using the Performance Management Use IMC to analyze traffic using the Network Traffic Analyzer Module
  • Manage events
  • View alarms
  • Forward alarm notifications
  • Run reports
  • Create ACL templates

Benefits to you

  • Gain hands-on experience with the product and acquire a detailed understanding of the features, functionality and the skills needed to install, configure and manage the platform.
  • Experienced instructors provide you with a comprehensive overview, in-depth information and practical exercises on the product and associated technologies.

Course outline

IMC Overview
Quick overview on IMC

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Show SQL Server installation

Installing IMC (Lab)
Instructor will distribute files and applications

IMC Setup and Implementation Plan:

  • Device Setup (Lab)
  • Device Discovery (Lab)
  • Resource Management & Custom Views (Lab)
  • Device Backup & Software Upgrades (Lab)
  • Network Traffic Analyzer (Lab)
  • Alarm Management (Lab)
  • ACL Manager (Lab)
  • VLAN Manager (Lab)
  • Reporting

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