BMC BladeLogic - Network Automation

( Duration: 3 Days )

The BMC BladeLogic Network Automation training course introduces to how to use BMC BladeLogic Network Automation to administer networks on a day-to-day basis. In-depth presentations and product demonstrations show attendees key concepts, methods, and procedures that enable network security and efficiency.

By attending BMC BladeLogic Network Automation workshop, attendees will learn to:

  • Install, configure, and operate BladeLogic Network Automation
  • Provide organizational efficiency through roles that allow you to provide:
    • Configuration management
    • Compliance auditing and enforcement
    • OS release and patch management
    • Change workflows
  • Manage the network through reports and distribution capabilities
  • Leverage Rules and understand how Rules are used to facilitate actions
  • Install and configure integrations with BMC products and third party applications

  • Basic Knowledge of BMC BladeLogic Network Automation

  • Administrator - Full rights to the product: Security Management, Network Planning, Report Viewing, and User Management
  • Operator - Interaction with devices, create templates, modifying configuration files, and ensuring compliance
  • User - Viewer of reports



Key Concepts

  • Features
  • Functionality and terminology

Inventory Management

  • Log in and create user accounts
  • Add device records and user assigned dynamic fields
  • Create static groups and auto-groups

Configuration Management

  • Configure devices and policies to notify
  • Enable the auto archive policy
  • Interpret dashboard discrepancies

Compliance, Auditing, and Enforcement

  • Configure policies and rules
  • Detect rule violations
  • Interpret dashboard compliance violations

Change Management

  • Manage configuration changes
  • Use custom actions


  • Configure, run, and interpret internal reports
  • Describe the BDS-NA reporting tool

User Management - Security

  • Use access control lists
  • Use realms


  • General log collection
  • User login
  • Syslog
  • Service conflicts
  • Device access and interaction


  • Software clustering HA
  • VMware Vmotion HA
  • Standby site
  • HA of remote device agents


  • Explain BNA file and directory structure
  • List BNA features and commands
  • Explain device import and device import formats


  • Explain BNA third-party integration topics such as platform support, device imports, SNMP and email notifications, and report and task integration
  • Explain integration with other BMC products

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