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Cloud Computing and Virtualisation

VMware Carbon Black EDR Advanced Administrator

  • Length 1 day
  • Price $1265 inc GST
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Why study this course

This course teaches you how to use the advanced features of the VMware Carbon Black® EDR™ product. This usage includes gaining access to the Linux server for management and troubleshooting in addition to configuring integrations and using the API.

This course provides an in-depth, technical understanding of the Carbon Black EDR product through comprehensive coursework and hands-on scenario-based labs. This class focuses exclusively on advanced technical topics related to the technical back-end configuration and maintenance.

Product Alignment
• VMware Carbon Black EDR

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What you’ll learn

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe the components and capabilities of the Carbon Black EDR server

  • Identify the architecture and data flows for Carbon Black EDR communication

  • Identify the architecture for a cluster configuration and Carbon Black EDR cluster communication

  • Describe the Carbon Black EDR server data types and data locations

  • Use the API to interact with the Carbon Black EDR server without using the UI

  • Create custom threat feeds for use in the Carbon Black EDR server

  • Perform the integration with a syslog server

  • Use different server-side scripts for troubleshooting

  • Troubleshoot sensor-side configurations and communication

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Expert instructors with real world experience and the latest vendor- approved in-depth course content.

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Who is the course for?

System administrators and security operations personnel, including analysts and managers.

Course subjects

1. Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics

  • Course objectives

2. Architecture

  • Data flows and channels

  • Sizing considerations

  • Communication channels and ports

3. Server Datastores

  • SOLR database

  • Storage configurations and data aging

  • Partition states

  • Postgres

  • Modulestore


  • CBAPI overview

  • Viewing API calls in the browser

  • Utilising the API to access data

5. Threat Intelligence Feeds

  • Feed structure

  • Report indicator types

  • Custom threat feed creation and addition

6. Syslog Integration

  • SIEM support

  • Configuration

7. Troubleshooting

  • Server-side scripts

  • Server logs

  • Sensor operations


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