uberAgent Fundamentals Training

The uberAgent Fundamentals training is a four-hour course designed for a technical audience involved in providing support for or managing remote end-user connectivity and productivity within a business supported Work From Home environment.

 

Major topics include how to install and deploy uberAgent to your Windows endpoints, user experience data collection and interpretation, application and network data collection and interpretation and data storage within Splunk.

uberAgent is a Splunk agent for end-user experience monitoring of Windows endpoints and across all virtual environments including SBC, VDI and RDS.

uberAgent has its own metrics, covering key aspects of user experience and application performance that provide comprehensive information about physical PCs, virtual desktops, Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop or VMware Horizon View without affecting your systems’ user density.​

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

Participant, Splunk Enterprise System Administration

Course Topics
  • uberAgent Use Cases

  • Architecture

  • Installation

  • Configuration

  • Customisation

  • Troubleshooting

Class Format

Instructor led virtual training delivered via GoToWebinar Portal.

Course Prerequisites

Splunk General Knowledge

Audience

This course is designed for a technical audience involved in the deployment or management of Splunk and/or uberAgent. Anyone involved in managing remote end-user connectivity and productivity.

After completing this course you will be able to
  • Understand uberAgent fundamentals within a business WFH environment

  • Install and deploy uberAgent

  • Manage custom metrics

  • Apply common use cases

  • Create custom use cases

Course Objectives

This course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of uberAgent within the context of a supported business Work From Home environment and includes common uses cases, installation and configuration.

Module 1 - Overview

  • Why uberAgent?

  • Why Splunk?

  • Licensing

Module 2 - Use case Dashboards

  • Splunk Data Models

  • Identifying Remote Connections

  • Troubleshooting Network Issues

  • Capacity Planning and Sizing

  • Helpdesk Insights

  • Additional uberAgent Use cases

Module 3 - Architecture Overview

  • Basic Data Collection

  • Browser Performance Data

  • Collecting Citrix Data

  • Encryption

  • Resources

Module 3 - uberAgent Depolyment

  • Installation

  • Configuration

  • Optimisation

  • Logging

Use cases
  • Track application and Citrix performance

  • Check Logon times and duration

  • Monitor employee login times

  • Application reliability and usage (license and application counts)

  • Browser performance per website response times per business critical app

  • Analysing VPN usage

  • Troubleshooting VPN connectivity

  • Identifying network latency and bandwidth issues

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