Bangalore 2019 - Weekend Workshops

There will be three two-day courses on Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December at the Leela Palace Hotel. You may choose one of these courses when booking your place at the conference. You must book in advance.

Please note that these courses are hands-on and you will need to bring with you a laptop with at least 16GB of memory and at least 250GB of free disk space. VMware Player or Workstation will also need to be installed.



Course 1

Access Manager - 2 days


This course will be delivered by Gautham CA from the Micro Focus India Development Centre


What will you take away from this course?

  • Clear understanding of Access Management use cases and how access manager solves them
  • Hands on Immersion into Access Manager from basic to advanced features
  • Learn how Access Manager can be leveraged to reduce the access risks.
  • Out of Box Analytics to look at real time threats using access related data.
  • Understand how to configure Access Manager for securing your web applications.

Course content:

  • Access Management Domain and use cases (30 min)
  • Product Introduction ( 1Hr )
    • How Access Manager solves AAA ( Authentication/Authz/Auditing)
    • Product Internals, Architecture and Request Flow
  • Product Basic Hands on ( 4 hours )
    • Install
    • Configure Product to protect web Application
      • Configure authentication and Authorization policies
    • Logging and debugging
  • Deployment Use cases ( Admin flow )  ( 1 hour )
    • Cloud, Enterprise.
    • Clustering, Security, Disaster recovery
  • Advanced features and hands-on  
    • Simplified Integration with SAML2 Application ( 2 hours )
      • Salesforce
    • Simplified Integration with WS-Trust and WS-Fed Application ( 2 hours )
      • Office 365
    • Simplified Integration with Oauth/OIDC application ( 2 hours )
      • Salesforce
    • Configuring Super Human use case ( 2 hours )
      • Leveraging Risk based authentication
    • Building the Consumer portal ( B2C ) ( Depending on the time )
    • Analytics Dashboard DEMO ( Depending on the time )


Course 2

ZENworks 2020 - 2 days


This course will be delivered by Johan De La Ferte from the ZEN support team


ZENworks 2020 hands-on training and discovering the new features

By the time this training will be delivered ZENworks 2020 will have been released for some time. This 2 day training will fully focus on the new functionality added in ZENworks 2020 and also provide tips and tricks learnt over this first period of the ZENworks 2020 release.

  • Upgrading to ZENworks 2020

This will cover a hands-on upgrade to ZENworks 2020 and will include the latest tips and findings from support since the release.

  • Database Migration from Sybase to PostgreSQL

All customers who use the Sybase database for their ZENworks environment will need to migrate to PostgreSQL database, either when upgrading to ZENworks 2020, or this can be done separately before upgrading to ZENworks 2020. Here we will do a hands-on example of such a migration and provide tips and tricks. This can also be interesting to non Sybase customers, since later on the database migration utility will support any to any migration, e.g. MS SQL to PostgreSQL

  • Discover the new ZENworks 2020 features

ZENworks 2020 has many new features and changes, some large and some small. In this section we will cover all new features in ZENworks 2020, like:

  1. Vertica in ZENworks 2020
  2. ZENworks Patch Management and CVE tracking
  3. Apply patches on device shutdown
  4. Fixed disk folder encryption
  5. Enrolling Windows 10 devices through MDM
  6. Bundle status enhancements
  7. and moreā€¦


  • Open call out

Here is the possibility to do a call out on training day 1 on any ZENworks related subject where you would like to know more about.
On day 2 we will discuss and go into the details. Some examples could be:

  1. What do I need to check to keep my zone healthy?
  2. How does the zQueue table work?
  3. I need to expand the vastorage disk of my appliance, how do I do this?


  • ZENworks 2020 and ZENworks Reporting 7.2

Here we will take a look at the latest reporting server release in combination with ZENworks 2020.
Also what to do when you enable Vertica on ZENworks 2020 and connect the reporting server to that.



Course 3

OES 2018 Cloud Integrated Storage and DSfW - 2 days


The first part of this course will be delivered by David Shepherd and the second part by Rohan Gupta and Mike Hunsche


Part - 1 - Cloud Integrated Storage Deployment Deep Dive (1.5 days)

  1) Introduction, what is CIS

  • Core Concepts
  • Kafka
  • Zookeeper
  • Elasticsearch
  • Docker


  2) Enterprise CIS Architecture

  • DB Resilience
  • CIS Components
  • Management Server
  • Infrastructure Servers
  • Gateway Servers
  • Data Servers
  • How to put the pieces together.


  3) Deployment

  4) Using the CIS REST API (beta)

  5) Any other questions


Part - 2 - Domain Services for Windows (0.5 days)

Integrating Active Directory applications with Open Enterprise Server


If you have any questions concerning these courses please email Peter Atkins.