Administering SOAR

Splunk Training Provider Authorised Learning Partner Australia

The Administering SOAR (previously called Phantom) course prepares IT and security practitioners to install, configure and use a SOAR (Phantom) server in their environment and will prepare developers to attend the playbook development course.

Units : 2
Duration : 9 hours over 2 days
Time : 9:00 am – 1:30 pm AEST (GMT +10)

*Course discounts apply for Splunk Partners. Please use the currency convertor above to check for course pricing in your local currency.

Administering Phantom

The instructor very knowledgeable and was able to provide useful examples during the course..

Participant, Splunk Enterprise System Administration

Administering Phantom
Administering SOAR - Course Topics
  • SOAR (Phantom) topics and concepts

  • Installation

  • Initial configuration

  • Apps and assets

  • User management

  • Ingesting data

  • Events and containers

  • Mission control

  • Running actions and playbooks

  • Case management

  • Case workflows

  • Multi tenancy

Class Format

Instructor-led lecture with labs. Delivered via virtual classroom or at your site

Course Prerequisites


Related Certifications


Administering SOAR - Audience

Anyone whose role includes deploying, or maintaining and configuring Splunk SOAR (Phantom). SOC Engineer, Security Architects, Threat Hunters & Responders.

After completing Administering SOAR course you will be able to
  • Install and configure SOAR (Phantom)

  • Configure apps, assets, access control and manage playbooks

  • Identify and onboard data into SOAR (Phantom)

  • Work with containers, labels, artifacts, and tags

  • Manage investigations with actions and playbooks

  • Use workbooks and case management

Administering Phantom

Module 1 – Introduction & Concepts

  • Describe SOAR (Phantom) operating concepts § Identify documentation and community resources

  • Identify installation options

  • Perform initial configuration

  • Configure multi tenancy to enable use of SOAR by multiple teams

Module 2 – Installation § Deployment planning

  • Pre-installation steps

  • Identify installation options

  • Upgrading SOAR (Phantom)

Module 3 – Initial Configuration

  • Product settings § Access control

  • Authentication settings § Response settings

Module 4 – Apps and Assets

  • Describe how apps and assets work in SOAR (Phantom)

  • Add and configure new apps § Configure assets

Module 5 – Data Ingestion § Assets as data sources

  • Configuring data polling

  • Labels and tags

  • Data ingestion management § Event settings

Module 6 – Analyst Queue

  • Work with the analyst queue

  • Filtering and sorting

  • Using search § Container export and import

  • Aggregation settings

Module 7 – Mission Control

  • Use Mission Control to work on events

  • Use indicators to find matching artifacts in multiple events

  • Using the heads-up display § Using notes

 Module 8 – Actions, Playbooks and Files

  • Manually run actions and examine action results

  • Manually run playbooks § Use the vault to store related files

 Module 9 – Case Management and Workbooks

  • Use case management for complex investigations

  • Use case workflows

  • Define new workbooks

  • Customize case management

 Module 10 –Reporting and System Health § Run reports

  • Use SOAR (Phantom) audit tools

  • Monitor system health

Module 11 – Customization

  • Create custom severity levels

  • Create custom status levels

  • Add custom fields and CEF settings

  • Create custom workbooks 

Module 12 – Multi tenancy and Clustering

  • Define clustering best practices

  • Configure multi-server SOAR (Phantom) clusters

  • Configure multi-tenancy

Administering SOAR - Course Objectives
Splunk Course Schedules and Timezones

Ingeniq Course are delivered live and in English and provide access to customers spanning multiple timezones.

Dates and times displayed for each course are relative to Australian Eastern Time (AET).

AM Marked Splunk Courses

AM marked courses start at AET 9:00am and finish at AET 1:30pm (4.5 hour sessions over 1 or more days) and are optimal for customers in the following countries and areas;

  • UTC+10 including Australia (East Coast)

  • UCT+11/+12 including New Zealand and the Pacific Islands

  • UTC-8 including USA (West Coast), Canada (West Coast)

  • UTC-7 including USA (Mid West)

PM Marked Splunk Courses

PM marked courses start at AET  2:00pm and finish at AET 6:30pm (4.5 hour sessions over 1 or more days) and are optimal for customers in the following countries and areas;

  • UTC+9 including Japan, Korea

  • UTC+8 including Australia (West Coast), Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Philippines, Brunei, Thailand

  • UTC +5/+6 including India and Sri Lanka

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