Zabbix Certified Professional (ZCP)

The Zabbix Certified Professional course provides information technology professionals with the knowledge and skills necessary to configure and use Zabbix proxy and distributed monitoring for your network and application monitoring needs, as well as discusses advanced Zabbix topics.

Products covered Zabbix 6.0
Format Up to 8 students virtually
Duration 3 days
Course requirements Zabbix 6.0 Certified Specialist exam or attendance certificate
Exam requirements Zabbix 6.0 Certified Specialist certificate
Next level Zabbix Certified Expert Level 4
Previous level Zabbix Certified Specialist Level 2

Course program

Day 1
  • Intro: Zabbix requirements
  • Intro: Zabbix main components
  • Intro: Communication between Zabbix components
  • Intro: Data collection
  • Intro: Zabbix internal workflow
  • Zabbix frontend: Nginx setup
  • Zabbix frontend: Nginx tuning
  • Zabbix frontend: Nginx monitoring
  • Zabbix frontend: HTTPS setup
  • Docker images: Overview
  • Docker images: Deploying Zabbix proxy
  • High Availability: Overview
  • High Availability: Server configuration
  • High Availability: Node types
  • High Availability: Agent configuration
  • High Availability: Proxy configuration
  • High Availability: Failover
  • High Availability: Cluster parameters
  • Zabbix proxies: Overview
  • Zabbix proxies: Active proxy mode
  • Zabbix proxies: Passive proxy mode
  • Zabbix proxies: Configuration
  • Zabbix proxies: Health monitoring
  • Zabbix proxies: Runtime commands
  • Zabbix proxies: Throttling
  • Zabbix agent 2: Overview
  • Zabbix agent 2: Buffers
  • Zabbix agent 2: Main components
  • Zabbix agent 2: Installation
  • Zabbix agent 2: Command-line options
  • Zabbix agent 2: Plugin configuration
  • Zabbix agent 2: Named sessions
  • Zabbix agent 2: Specific keys
  • Zabbix agent: Key restriction patterns
  • Zabbix agent: Key restriction rule order
  • Zabbix agent: Key restriction notes
  • Zabbix agent: Remote commands
  • Encryption: Overview
  • Encryption: Zabbix options
  • Encryption: DB connection encryption
  • Encryption: TLS Accept / Connect
  • Encryption: Using Certificates
  • Encryption: Using pre-shared keys
  • Encryption: Notes
  • Frontend scripts: Overview
  • Frontend scripts: Parameters
Day 2
  • Database monitoring: ODBC overview
  • Database monitoring: Configuration
  • Database monitoring: Database monitor items
  • Database monitoring: DSN and connection string
  • Preprocessing: Overview
  • Preprocessing: Internal workflow
  • Preprocessing: XML path
  • Preprocessing: JSON path
  • Preprocessing: Prometheus pattern
  • Preprocessing: Conversion to JSON
  • Low-level discovery: Introduction
  • Low-level discovery: LLD rule properties
  • Low-level discovery: LLD macros
  • Low-level discovery: LLD internal workflow
  • Low-level discovery: LLD prototypes
  • Low-level discovery: LLD filters
  • Low-level discovery: LLD overrides
  • Low-level discovery: LLD using dependent items
  • Low-level discovery: Preprocessing
  • Low-level discovery: Context support in user macros
  • Low-level discovery: built-in LLD keys
  • Low-level discovery: LLD of filesystems
  • Low-level discovery: LLD using SQL
  • Low-level discovery: LLD of SNMP OIDs
  • SNMP monitoring: Dynamic indexes
Day 3
  • Autoregistration: Overview
  • Autoregistration: HostMetadata
  • Autoregistration: HostInterface
  • Autoregistration: Actions
  • Autoregistration: Passive checks
  • Autoregistration: Encryption
  • Network discovery: Overview
  • Network discovery: Host/service events
  • Network discovery: Uptime/Downtime
  • Network discovery: Actions
  • Network discovery: Notes
  • JMX monitoring: Overview
  • JMX monitoring: Zabbix Java gateway
  • JMX monitoring: Zabbix server configuration
  • JMX monitoring: Java application configuration
  • VMware monitoring: Overview
  • VMware monitoring: Built-in templates
  • Low-level discovery: Host prototypes
  • VMware monitoring: Configuration
  • VMware monitoring: Notes
  • Advanced trigger functions: Timeshift
  • Advanced trigger functions: Macro functions
  • Advanced trigger functions: Event names
  • Advanced trigger functions: Trend functions
  • Advanced trigger functions: Baseline functions
  • Advanced trigger functions: Anomaly detection
  • Advanced trigger functions: Forecast
  • Advanced trigger functions: Percentile
  • Event correlation: Overview
  • Event correlation: Trigger-based correlation
  • Event correlation: Global correlation
  • Zabbix internals: Caches
  • Zabbix internals: Internal processes
  • Zabbix internals: Data collectors
  • Zabbix internals: Workflow
  • Database tuning: MySQL parameters
  • Database tuning: Partitioning
  • Zabbix troubleshooting: Slow queries
  • Zabbix troubleshooting: Debug mode
  • Zabbix performance: Recommendations
  • Discussions: Q&A session
  • Course attendance certificate
  • Zabbix 6.0 Certified Professional Exam
  • Zabbix 6.0 Certified Professional Certificate

Certificates & gifts

  • Course attendance certificate
  • Zabbix branded thermomug
  • Upon successfully passing the exam: Zabbix 6.0 Certified Professional certificate
  • Upon successfully passing the exam: Zabbix 6.0 Professional pin
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