AiOM 3.5 Dubai 10212018

iDirect Training
Location: Dubai
Dates: 10/21/2018 - 10/24/2018
Times: 9:00am-5:00pm
Availability: 8 Seats
Cost: $2500.00
Attention US Government Customers: Contact iDirect Government at https://idirectgov.com/who-we-are/contact to register. All others please register online using a credit card or contact training@idirect.net.
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Advanced iDirect Operation & Maintenance (AiOM) Course Description – 3.5

The Advanced iDirect Operation & Maintenance (AiOM) training is a four day course focused on providing the knowledge required to better understand iDirect networks from the hub-side perspective. This allow the operator to perform regular maintenance and troubleshooting tasks efficiently over the iDirect teleport components.
This training is oriented towards personnel responsible for second and third level support on iDirect satellite products and networks. The training satisfies requests from our customers and partners to provide a course covering more in-depth information about the iDirect equipment.
The course, a blended format of lectures, demonstrations and practical exercises, is presented in a clear and technical format. In addition to course material, each learner will obtain knowledge required to monitor the real-time status of the iDirect hub servers and components, perform system health checks, advanced backup recovery procedures, observe automatic failover processes and accomplish advanced traffic troubleshooting tasks.
The class will be conducted using iDX 3.5 software release exclusively.
After completing all associated materials, lectures, practical exercises and learner knowledge assessments, a final written exam will be administered at the end of the four-day training session.

Prerequisite Learner Skills
The iDirect Operation and Maintenance (iOM) course is a prerequisite to attend the Advanced iDirect Operation & Maintenance (AiOM) training, as the topics covered in the introductory training will be the starting point. An iDirect network operation experience of at least 6 months and familiarity with the iVantage software suite is also required.
A basic user level knowledge of Linux operating system command line interface is advised, as this training will intensively involve accessing Linux based servers, line cards and remotes. In addition to that, the learner must be comfortable over a Windows operating system and have basic software installation skills, since the iVantage suite of applications, SSH and terminal software will be deployed on the laptops.

Laptop Requirements
Each registered student must bring a laptop computer running Windows XP/7/10, with administrative privileges, the firewall temporarily disabled in order to install the following software during the week: iVantage, PuTTY, WinSCP, iPerf, udpblast, WireShark, MySQL Workbench, among others.

Course Outline
This course is comprised of nine learning modules listed below: 
Module One      Revisiting the iDirect System
Module Two      The Linux Servers
Module Three    The Protocol Processor
Module Four      Measuring Throughput
Module Five       Walking along with the Packets
Module Six        The MySQL Database
Module Seven    The Network Management System
Module Eight      Redundancy and Failover
Module Nine      Advanced Features


Course Outline