Course ID 00893626
Course format SCA
Typical Course length 4 days
Delivery languages English
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Course description

This course provides you with indepth information about an ArcSight ESM installation and includes detailed instructions for performing administrative related tasks within ArcSight ESM. You will be exposed to administrative tools within ArcSight ESM and learn how to use them effectively.

Who should attend

This course is designed for any System Administrator that performs routine administration tasks within ArcSight ESM, such as ESM user management, SSL certificate administration, performing data backups and patch updates.


To be successful in this course, you should have the following:
• Successfully completed ArcSight Introduction to Event Management
• Knowledge of common network device functions, such as routers, switches, hubs, etc. TCP/IP functions, such as CIDR blocks, subnets, addressing, communications, etc.
• Windows operating system tasks, such as installations, services, sharing, navigation, etc.
For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the HP ExpertOne website.


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Identify key benefits and capabilities of ArcSight ESM
  • Identify typical ArcSight deployment architectures
  • Install the ArcSight ESM Suite
  • Install an ArcSight Console Set up Retention Policies
  • Integrate ArcSight ESM with external authentication sources (LDAP/Active Directory)
  • Manage Users and Notifications
  • Manage SSL certificates
  • Monitor ESM components using built-in Dashboards
  • Build out the ArcSight ESM Network Model
  • Install and Manage ArcSight SmartConnectors
  • Secure ArcSight Components
  • Manage ArcSight Packages
  • Back Up ESM Content and Events
  • Manage ArcSight Event Data Contents
  • Work with ArcSight Support