• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

About this Course
In this course you will learn how to set up a Nagios 4 server on both Red Hat based and Ubuntu based Linux servers. For Red Hat and CentOS you will learn to install from both source and from packages. With Ubuntu you will learn how to install from source (there are no packages available for Nagios 4 for Debian based systems).

You will also learn how to connect your Nagios server to both Linux and Windows servers for basic monitoring.

Basic knowledge
You should have a solid understanding of the basics of Linux and Windows server administration. You should also have a basic understanding of networking and opening ports in firewalls if needed on your network.

Learning Objectives

You will learn to install Nagios 4 monitoring server on both RedHat/Centos Linux and Debian/Ubuntu based systems. You will learn the basics of setting up monitoring of remote Linux and Windows servers. Once you complete the course you will have a monitoring console that will show health of multiple remote servers.

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.