Icinga Advanced 3-Day Training

Icinga Advanced 3-Day Training


The 3-day-training provides the advanced knowledge for the use and configuration of Icinga 2 and Icinga Web 2 in combination with the Icinga Director. This is illustrated and deepened with the help of many exercises, practical examples, and the conveyance of best practices.

The training focuses on the distributed and highly available architecture of Icinga 2, as well as the automation of the configuration using the import capabilities of the Director. In addition, ways to automate the installation of the Icinga Agent will be covered, as well as the integration of external tools and enhancements of Icinga Web 2.

Furthermore, the attendees get important information on the maintenance, handling, and troubleshooting of Icinga.

Introduction and Recap

  • Introduction to (availability) monitoring and the Icinga project
  • Historical development of Icinga
  • Recap of Icinga basics

Scaling and Automation

  • High availability with a Multi-Master setup
  • Distributed monitoring with Satellites and Agents
  • Automated deployment
  • Icinga 2 API
  • Advanced configuration with Apply For Rules and more

Advanced Maintenance and Integration

  • Director Import based on SQL, LDAP and structured files
  • Icinga Web authentication and authorization added LDAP
  • Advanced notifications
  • Maintenance and troubleshooting

Modules and Extensions

  • Graphing with Graphite and InfluxDB in combination with Grafana
  • Hands-on the Map and the Cube module
  • Icinga Reporting
  • Virtualization monitoring for VMware platforms
  • Visualization with NagVis and Meerkat
  • Certificate monitoring with the x509 module

Icinga Trainings are held at regular intervals by our partners. To check upcoming dates, visit our training site at https://icinga.com/learn.

If there is no upcoming event in your language or time zone, please get in touch with Icinga directly at https://icinga.com/contact-sales. We are happy to advise!


Shadow-Soft will deliver the Icinga Fundamentals Training via a collaboration platform of the customer’s choice. Each student will be given reference material to use during and after the completion of the training.

Features of an Icinga Enterprise Subscription:

  • Compatibility testing
  • Validation
  • Vulnerability scanning
  • Private repo access
  • Helpdesk support

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