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SIEM Administration with QRadar

by Ricardo Reimao

In this course, you will learn to administer, tune, and manage IBM Security’s QRadar SIEM. This course is aligned to the IBM Security QRadar SIEM V7.2.8 Fundamental Administration exam objectives (Exam C2150-624).

What you'll learn

IBM Security QRadar is a leader in SIEM solutions according to the 2016 Magic Quadrant. In this course, SIEM Administration with QRadar, you will explore QRadar’s main features from a SIEM administrator perspective. First, you will learn the QRadar components and architecture. Next, you will explore administrative items in the QRadar tool, from user management to rule creation. Finally, you'll dive into troubleshooting techniques, which will help you in your daily SIEM admin challenges. When you're finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to administer a QRadar environment. This course covers the objectives of the IBM Security QRadar SIEM V7.2.8 Fundamental Administration exam (Exam C2150-624) which is required to achieve both the IBM Certified Associate Administrator - Security QRadar SIEM V7.2.8 certification and the IBM Certified SOC Analyst - Security QRadar SIEM V7.2.8 certification.

Course FAQ

What is QRadar?

QRadar is a detection system that uses radio waves to determine the range, angle, or velocity of objects.

What will I learn in this QRadar tutorial?

In this course, you will learn the architecture and basic concepts of QRadar, how to plan, install, and upgrade, how to tune and optimize QRadar, and troubleshooting techniques.

Are there prerequisites for this QRadar tutorial?

Prerequisites for this QRadar tutorial are a basic understanding of QRadar and incident detection and investigation with QRadar.

Does this course prepare you for the QRadar certification exam?

Yes, this course will help prepare you for the QRadar certification exam.

Who is this course for?

This course is for aspiring or current SIEM Administrators who are looking to learn more about QRadar.

About the author

Ricardo is a Cybersecurity Consultant based in Toronto (Canada). He has 14+ years of IT experience, 10 of them in the IT Security field. His main interests are: SIEM solutions (IBM QRadar), Enterprise Security Risk, Penetration Testing, Security processes/procedures and Network Security.

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