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BladeLogic Server Automation 8.x: Fundamentals – Part 2 (ASP)

Note: This course was formerly titled, BMC BladeLogic Server Automation 8.7: Foundation – Part 2

BladeLogic Server Automation, one of BMC's digital enterprise management solutions, allows you to quickly and securely provision, configure, patch, and maintain physical, virtual, and cloud servers.

This assisted self-paced (ASP) course is designed for BladeLogic Server Automation administrators and users responsible for implementing and managing client/server business applications, managing contention servers, and ensuring compliance with company or government policies related to Configuration Management.

Students learn how to use the BladeLogic Server Automation console to automate and simplify server configuration management tasks. Learners will benefit from in-depth, video presentations and demonstrations from expert instructors, and hands-on lab exercises in a virtual environment that will provide the opportunity for practical application of the presented concepts, methods, and procedures.

All Assisted Self-paced courses can also be delivered as private, instructor-led courses dedicated to a single customer. Please contact your Education Sales Rep or education@bmc.com for information on this option.

Major release:

TrueSight Server Automation 8.x

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Course Delivery:

Assisted Self-Paced | 40.00 hours

Course Modules

  • Properties
    • The Property Dictionary
    • Using Server Properties
    • Smart Groups
    • Creating and Updating Properties
  • Content Deployment
    • Introduction to File Deploy Jobs
    • Deploying a File Using BLPackages
    • Working with Pre and Post Commands
    • Using BLPackages External Commands
    • Performing Granular Deployments
    • Using Properties with Deployments
  • Deploying Software
    • Deploying Standard and Custom Software
    • Adjusting Software Deployments
    • Advanced Software Deployments
  • Working with Components
    • Introduction to BSA Components
    • Creating BSA Components
    • Managing Component Access
    • Working with Component Signatures
  • Rules-Based Compliance
    • Introduction to File Deploy Jobs
    • Deploying a File with BLPackages
    • Remediating Compliance Job Results
  • BladeLogic Portal
    • BladeLogic Portal Overview
    • Working with Compliance Operations
    • Working with Deploy Operations

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