VMware Carbon Black EDR Administrator Course Details:

VMwareIn this 1-day hands-on course, Taught by Experienced Real-World Consultants, learn to understand Carbon Black EDR through comprehensive coursework and hands-on scenario-based labs!

This one-day course teaches you how to use the Vmware Carbon Black™ EDR® product and leverage the capabilities to configure and maintain the system according to your organization's security posture and policies.

This course provides an in-depth, technical understanding of the Carbon Black EDR product through comprehensive coursework and hands-on scenario-based labs.

    No classes are currenty scheduled for this course.

    Call (919) 283-1653 to get a class scheduled online or in your area!

Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

Planning and Architecture

  • Hardware and software requirements
  • Architecture
  • Data flows
  • Server installation review
  • Installing sensors

Server Installation & Administration

  • Configuration and settings
  • Carbon Black EDR users and groups

Process Search and Analysis

  • Filtering options
  • Creating searches
  • Process analysis and events

Binary Search and Banning Binaries

  • Filtering options
  • Creating searches
  • Hash banning

Search best practices

  • Search operators
  • Advanced queries

Threat Intelligence

  • Enabling alliance feeds
  • Threat reports details
  • Use and functionality


  • Creating watchlists
  • Use and functionality

Alerts / Investigations / Response

  • Using the HUD
  • Alerts workflow
  • Using network isolation
  • Using live response

*Please Note: Course Outline is subject to change without notice. Exact course outline will be provided at time of registration.

By the end of the course, students will learn to,

  • Describe the components and capabilities of the Carbon Black EDR server
  • Identify the architecture and data flows for Carbon Black EDR communication
  • Describe the Carbon Black EDR server installation process
  • Manage and configure the Carbon Black EDR sever based on organizational requirements
  • Perform searches across process and binary information
  • Implement threat intelligence feeds and create watchlists for automated notifications
  • Describe the different response capabilities available from the Carbon Black EDR server
  • Use investigations to correlate data between multiple processes.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

System administrators and security operations personnel, including analysts and managers.

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