Demos & Training

Demos & Training

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New to AKIPS? Join our demo sessions.

Demo - Wednesday 30th November

2:00pm EST

Demo - Wednesday 5th December

2:00pm EST

Demo - Wednesday 12th December

2:00pm EST

Demo - Wednesday 19th December

2:00pm EST

Want to learn more? Join our training sessions.
Discovery, grouping and availability
  • Different discover methods and when and how to use them
  • Configure and use discover
  • Troubleshoot discover issues
  • Grouping concepts and options available
  • Configure and use grouping
  • Automate your grouping for devices and interfaces
  • Group VLAN interfaces
  • Configure and use the availability report
  • Report on SLAs
Event, alerting and thresholding
  • Report on events
  • Discard event noise from your Events dashboard and reporter
  • Overview of alerting concepts and capability
  • Quickly enable all alerting features
  • Address specific alerting requirements
  • Configure appropriate alert actions for specific statuses
  • Overview of the AKIPS thresholding capabilities
  • Configure thresholds
  • Learn which threshold actions to use and when
  • Test your thresholding rules
  • Report on threshold events
Administrator training
  • Upgrading AKIPS
  • Configuring discover, grouping, alerting and more
Syslog, NetFlow and advanced reporting
  • Syslog scalability and server resourcing
  • Search for issues and discard unnecessary syslog noise
  • Use the syslog reporter to locate events across multiple devices
  • NetFlow scalability and server resourcing
  • Use the NetFlow reporter to locate top talkers
  • Filter NetFlow for specific IPs, ranges, interfaces, AS numbers and more
  • Find the source and destination addresses hammering your network
  • Troubleshooting
Advanced reporting
  • Use the Tools menu for historical reporting
  • Switch Port Mapper, Unused Interfaces and hiding unused reports
Tips and tricks
  • Learn the Top-5 regex in AKIPS
  • Command line and configuration file overview and examples
  • Site scripting
  • Web-based API
User interface
  • Drive the GUI as a beginner or advanced user
  • Time filters
  • Navigate through data
  • Network troubleshooting

Training videos

We have a growing library of training videos to help you make
the most out of AKIPS.

Training Videos

We have a growing library of training videos to help you make the most out of AKIPS.

Site scripts

To use any of the site scripts:

  1. Download the script.
  2. In AKIPS, go to the Admin → API → Site Scripting menu.
  3. Paste the script into the text box and click Save.
  4. Reload the Site Scripting page so the new Perl function is displayed in the drop-down list.
  5. Many script functions can be manually run by selecting the function from the drop-down list and clicking Run.

Available site scripts

Requesting MIBs

AKIPS is a responsive company and we've made it quick and easy to request new MIBs.

Customer email forum

About the AKIPS forum

  • General questions to AKIPS and other customers
  • Requests for new MIB objects
  • Feature suggestions
  • Answers to customer questions
  • New feature announcements
  • Discussion on new features

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