3 days
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DescriptionWhat we offer

This course teaches IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager concepts and administration. Lecture topics that are taught include planning, installation, configuration, management, usage, and reporting. The course includes many hands-on exercises to supplement the lectures. The lab environment for this course uses the Privileged Identity Manager virtual appliance and two other Windows systems.

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Describe Privileged Identity Management
  • Explain the benefits and business value of the IBM Privileged Identity Management solution
  • Describe the components of the IBM Privileged Identity Management solution
  • Install and configure the Privileged Identity Manager virtual appliance
  • Create and administer privileged administrators and users
  • Use the PIM consoles to create and manage credentials, credential pools, resources, identity providers and shared access policies
  • Manually check out and check in credentials
  • Use automatic credential check-out and check-in
  • Use and configure Privileged Session Recording
  • Describe, configure, and manage application identities
  • Use and configure the Cognos-based Privileged Identity Manager reports
  • Manage and monitor the PIM appliance with the virtual appliance dashboard
  • Customize PIM to implement typical usage scenarios

TopicsThe best for you

  • Unit 1: Introduction to IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager
  • Unit 2: Planning and installation
  • Unit 3: PIM concepts
  • Unit 4: Shared account administration and usage
  • Unit 5: Privileged session recorder
  • Unit 6: Application identity management
  • Unit 7: Reporting
  • Unit 8: PIM virtual appliance management
  • Unit 9: Customization and advanced topics

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

You should make sure that you have the following skills:

  • Basic Windows Administration skills

AudienceWho should attend

  • Privileged Identity Manager administrators
  • Privileged Identity Manager users
  • Privileged Identity Manager auditors