SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training

Commitment 2 days, 7-8 hours a day.
Language English
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Delivery Options Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live


This SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course is designed to introduce seasoned SolarWinds administrators to the powerful world of the SolarWinds SDK and API. Ideally suited for students with at least six months of hands-on experience in SolarWinds NPM and/or SAM administration, or those who have successfully completed the ENO Institute SolarWinds Advanced Platform Administration class.

SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training assumes students possess a foundational understanding of element polling, and the Orion database schema, and are proficient in navigating the SolarWinds web console. Topics covered in this advanced class include an exploration of the Orion SDK, understanding SWQL, and utilizing PowerShell for the automation of Orion administration tasks.

Unique Class Offering

The SolarWinds Advanced Automation class has minimal overlap with other ENO classes, making it a distinctive and focused opportunity for enhancing your automation skills.

SolarWinds Certified Professional (SCP) Exam Preparation

Please note that this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training class is not specifically designed as an SCP exam preparation class. However, the knowledge and skills acquired in this class will significantly contribute to your SCP certification journey. Prepare to tackle the Hybrid Cloud Observability Network Monitoring SCP exam, along with the SCP exams for Network Performance Monitor (NPM) and Server & Application Monitor (SAM).

Purpose-Built Lab Environment

When you attend one of our SolarWinds Public Training classes, you gain exclusive access to our pre-built training lab environment. This resource is tailored to each module being taught, allowing you to roll up your sleeves and dive into practical, real-world scenarios. With guided lab exercises, you’ll have the opportunity to apply what you’ve learned in a controlled environment, reinforcing your understanding and honing your skills.

  • 2 days of SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training with an expert instructor
  • SolarWinds Advanced Automation Electronic Course Guide
  • Certificate of Completion
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee



Upon completing this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:

Modules Covered:

  • Network Performance Monitor (NPM)
  • Network Configuration Manager (NCM)
  • Server & Application Monitor (SAM)
  • We can adapt this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course to your group’s background and work requirements at little to no added cost.
  • If you are familiar with some aspects of this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
  • We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the SolarWinds Advanced Automation course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
  • If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course in a manner understandable to lay audiences.

The target audience for this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course:

  • Administrators
  • Networking team

The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this SolarWinds Advanced Automation Training course are:


Day 1:
  • Introductions & L1M31 Overview
  • SolarWinds Database Overview
  • Database Manager (LAB)
  • SWQL and SWIS Overview SWQL Studio(LAB)
  • SWQL Custom Widgets(LAB)
  • SolarWinds SDK Overview
  • PowerShell Overview
  • PowerShell ISE (LAB)
  • VS Code and PowerShell Overview
  • VS Code and PowerShell (LAB)
Day 2:
  • Real-World Automation Examples
  • Element Creation (LAB)
  • Element Management(LAB)
  • Deleting Elements(LAB)
  • Polling Engine Management (LAB)
  • Custom Poller Management (LAB)
  • Application Management (LAB)
  • NCM Automation (LAB)
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