Osirium PAM Administrators Course

Duration: 2 days
Course delivery: Virtual, Instructor-led (includes hands-on labs)

Course pricing and booking enquiries
Email: training@osirium.com

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Course Contents by Module

Module 1: Osirium Privileged Access Management Solution (PAM) Overview

  • What is Osirium PAM?
  • High Level Architecture Overview
  • Port Requirements
  • Components
  • Product Versioning
  • Osirium PAM Prerequisites
  • Supported Infrastructure Platforms
  • Software and Downloads
  • Documentation and Articles

Module 2: PAM Server Installation and Configuration
Includes Lab Session

  • PAM Server
  • Master Encryption Key (MEK)
  • PAM Server Default Accounts
  • PAM Server Installation
  • PAM Server Deployment in VMware vSphere
  • PAM Server Deployment in Microsoft Azure
  • Connecting to the PAM Server VM
  • PAM Server Setup and Configuration

LAB 1: Deploy and configure the PAM Server

Module 3: MAP Server

  • MAP Server
  • High Level Architecture Overview
  • What is a MAP Server?
  • MAP Server as a Domain Member

Module 4: PAM Interfaces

  • What are the Interfaces?
  • What is the UI?
  • Accessing the UI
  • UI Navigation
  • What is the Admin Interface?
  • Accessing the Admin Interface
  • Admin Interface Navigation
  • UI logon issues
  • Product Licencing
  • Uploading Certificates

Module 5: Upgrading the PAM Server
Includes Lab Session

  • What is an Upgrade Kit?
  • PAM Server Upgrade Paths
  • PAM Server Upgrade Process
  • PAM Server Upgrade Issues

LAB 2: Licensing and Upgrading the PAM Server

Module 6: PAM Server in Detail

  • Osirium Support Account
  • PAM Server Console window
  • System Queue
  • Logs
  • Log Event Levels
  • Log Overview
  • Techout Information
  • Techout and Custom Techout
  • Managing Disk Space

Module 7: PAM Users and User Groups
Includes Lab Session

  • User Authentication
  • RADIUS Authentication
  • Active Directory Authentication
  • SAML Authentication
  • PAM User Creation Options
  • Creating User Groups

LAB 3: Creating PAM Users and User Groups
LAB 4: Configure SAML Authentication

Module 8: PAM Use of Accounts

  • User in, Account out
  • Account States
  • Changing Account States
  • Accounts Mapping Model
  • Control Accounts
  • Meta-columns

Module 9: Managing Devices
Includes Lab Session

  • How PAM interacts with Devices
  • Device Templates
  • Device States
  • Account Sources
  • Bulk Importing Devices
  • Device Detail page

LAB 5: Provisioning devices

Module 10: Managing Profiles
Includes Lab Session

  • What is a Profile?
  • Access Levels
  • Approval Requests
  • Change Ticket Configuration
  • Session Recording
  • Configuring a Profile: Operating Models
  • Profile Detail Page
  • Accessing a Device

LAB 6: Creating and Configuring Profiles

Module 11: Using MAP Server to Access Applications
Includes Lab Session

  • What is a MAP Server?
  • MAP Shared Secret
  • Installing the MAP Server
  • Installing the MAP Server Using the Command Line
  • MAP Server service
  • MAP Server Log Files & AutoIT
  • MAP Server Groups
  • Adding a MAP Server
  • Provision the Thick Client Application
  • Universal Web SSO
  • Configuring a Profile for a MAP Server Tool
  • Accessing a MAP tool
  • MAP Server Upgrade Process

LAB 7: Install and configure MAP Server

Module 12: Osirium PAM Resilience


  • Hypervisor Level Resilience
  • PAM Clustering
  • PAM Mesh DR


  • Virtual Machine Level Backup
  • Backup to Fileshare
  • Backup/Restore

LAB 8: Adding a Follower node

Module 13: Session Recording

  • Session Recording Features
  • Configuring Session Recording
  • Device Access Report

LAB 9: Session Recording and Change Tickets

Module 14: Device Tasks
Includes Lab Session

  • Device Tasks
  • Task Use Cases
  • Different Types of Tasks
  • Task: One Click, Single Action
  • Task: One Click, with Responses
  • Default Response Tags
  • Task: One Click, Multiple Commands
  • Task: One Click, Multiple Commands with Additional Responses
  • Task: Data Collection
  • Input to Tasks
  • Task: Free Text Input
  • Task: Dropdown List Box

LAB 10: Running tasks