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Managing networks with HP OpenView  |    A 2 day   hands on   training course

OpenView training course description

A hands-on course focusing on network management using HP OpenView network node manager on Microsoft Windows or UNIX.

What will you learn
  • Recognise the benefits of ADSL.
  • Describe the network management architecture.
  • Use HP OpenView.
  • Diagnose faults using HP OpenView.
  • Recognise the MIB structure.
OpenView training course details

OpenView training course contents

  • Network management
  • What is network management?, Benefits, issues, demonstration.

  • Getting started with HP OpenView
  • Starting HP OpenView, IP discovery, IP monitoring, controlling IP discovery.

  • Using HP OpenView
  • Mapping devices, map layouts, maps and submaps, objects and symbols, object attributes, colour codings, polling.

  • Agents
  • Configuring Cisco devices for SNMP support, communities, traps, syslog.

  • Parts of SNMP
  • SNMP architecture, MIB's, The protocol. HP OpenView SNMP configuration

  • HP OpenView alarm browser
  • HP OpenView alarms, alarm categories, filtering alarms, alarm details window.

  • MIB's
  • MIB1, MIB2, The MIB2 groups, additional MIB's, MIB compilers, vendor MIB's. HP OpenView MIB loader and browser.

  • Monitoring devices
  • Polling, obtaining MIB information.

  • Diagnostic tools
  • Poll node, the ping window, protocol test, locate route

  • HP OpenView fault management
  • Alarms, polling, fault management, setting thresholds and configuring traps.

Learning path



Based on customer reviews

J. E. - Aker Solutions:

"Good level of practical."

B. M. - London Internet Exchange

"Excellent presentation - very good course structure."

Training approach

This structured training course seeks to build upon workbook learning through the use of group exercises, dynamic discussion and individual tasks in order to deliver an engaging and interactive module that will ensure all candidates are able to transfer their new skills into the workplace.