The Symantec IT Management Suite 8.1: Administration course is designed for professionals tasked with using Symantec IT Management Suite (ITMS) to manage their software and hardware resources in their organizations. This five-day, instructor-led, hands-on course teaches students the underlying components and concepts of the Symantec Management Platform along with the Symantec Management Console that is used by ITMS to perform its management functions. Students learn how to use ITMS software solutions to collect inventory, manage their software, account for and track assets, apply software updates and to manage license compliance. Students also learn how to use the platform consoles and reports to analyze and monitor their environment.
Before taking this course, you must have a basic understanding and working knowledge of Microsoft Windows (7, 8, 10, 2008, 2012) operating systems and optionally Linux and Mac operating systems.
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is for IT administrators who will be maintaining and installing software, taking inventory of computers, distributing software updates to computers, performing asset management functions or remotely managing computers using any of the following Symantec suites: IT Management Suite 8.1, Client Management Suite 8.1, Asset Management Suite 8.1, or Server Management Suite 8.1.
- Discovering Resources within the Environment
- Reducing Desk-side visits with Remote Support
- Business Analytics & Reporting
- Effective Software Management
- Improved Security through Automated Patch Management
- Identifying Relationships between Assets
- Understanding Software License Compliance
- Managing Contracts