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BMC Control-M - Administration

( Duration: 5 Days )

The BMC Control-M - Administration training course provides instruction and hands-on practice in the setup, administration, and customization options of the distributed systems Control-M solution. Control-M is a monitoring and management tool for the enterprise batch-scheduling environment. It allows users to manage job processing across all distributed systems platforms supported by instances of Control-M/Server and Control-M/Agent.

By attending BMC Control-M - Fundamentals Administering workshop, attendees will learn to:

  • Establish a firm foundation in the distributed Control-M environment, the functioning of components, and the capabilities of various add-on products
  • Install Control-M/Server and establish communication with Control-M/EM, using the Control-M Configuration Manager (CCM) user interface
  • Implement agentless platforms for job execution
  • Configure options related to alerts, usage alerts, email, and STMP
  • Manage and troubleshoot New Day processing
  • Implement Control-M Add-Ons, including Control-M/Forecast, Control-M Batch Impact Manager, and Control-M Self Service
  • Use various Control-M/EM utilities and Control-M/Server utilities to administer the products
  • Implement security options by defining users and groups, and by selecting configuration options
  • Implement user management options through LDAP/Active Directory support options
  • Implement workload management and load balancing through host groups
  • Perform and configure job history and version management
  • Implement customization options for Control-M/EM, Control-M/Server, and Control-M/Agent,including setting key system parameters
  • Perform Control-M/EM and Control-M/Server database maintenance
  • Implement Control-M high availability functionality
  • Implement agent and client deployment
  • Troubleshoot the Control-M environment

  • Basic Knowledge of Control-M

Administrators

COURSE AGENDA

1

Architecture and Components

  • Introduction to Control-M
  • Control-M/EM Components
  • Control-M Installation
2

Adding Additional Control-M Server and Agents

  • Installing and Configuring Control-M/Servers
  • Installing and Configuring Control-M/Agents
3

Job Life Cycle and New Day

  • Basic Jobs Processing and Monitoring
  • Creating Jobs
  • Job Flow Control
  • New Day process
4

Configuring Control-M/Server

  • Control-M Server System Parameters
  • Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time Configuration
  • Notify (shout) Destination and SMTP Configuration
  • Log Retentions Configuration
5

Configuring Control-M/Enterprise Manager

  • Configuring Control-M/EM System Parameters
  • Configuring Exception and Usage Alerts
6

Starting, Stopping, and Checking Status

  • Starting and Stopping Control-M Components
  • Managing Control-M Components
  • Monitoring Control-M Components
7

Enterprise Manager Security and Auditing

  • Control-M/EM Auditing and Annotation Introduction
  • Control-M/EM Security
  • LDAP and Active Directory Support
  • Control-M/EM Administrator Passwords
8

Control-M/Agent Security

  • Control-M/Agent Security
9

Control-M Add-on Modules

  • Control-M/Forecast
  • Control-M Batch Impact Manager
  • Control-M Self Service
  • Control-M Workload Change Manager
  • Control-M Workload Archiving
10

Remote Hosts and Application Plug-Ins

  • Agentless Job Execution Setup
  • Installing and Using Application Plug-ins
11

Workload Management

  • Host Management and Host Groups
  • Workload Management
12

Database Backup and Management

  • Job Definitions Version Management
  • Database Maintenance and Database Utilities
  • Database Backup Utilities
13

High Availability

  • Control-M High Availability
  • Control-M High Availability with PostgreSQL
14

Upgrading and Troubleshooting Control-M

  • Upgrading Control-M/EM and Control-M/Servers
  • Upgrading Control-M/Agents
  • Deploying Control-M Client
  • Troubleshooting Control-M
  • Additional Resources

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