The complexity and number of participants in Ethernet-based production networks are constantly increasing due to growing requirements. Given that production losses can result from the failure of individual device in such networks, it is critical to maintain transparency through continuous network monitoring.
In this course, participants will learn how to use the network monitoring and configuration system SINEMA Server to monitor, diagnose and document their network from a central location, as well as to plan, implement and maintain their network monitoring solution. Through in-depth practical exercises you will put the theoretical knowledge into practice.
At the end of the course, participants will be familiar with the requirements and solutions for monitoring industrial networks with SINEMA Server, and will be able to monitor, diagnose and document industrial networks with SINEMA Server.
Technical Sales Personnel
Service and Maintenance Personnel
Operations or IT Network Engineers
Fundamentals of network monitoring
Documentation and inventory of networks to create transparency
Detection and diagnostics of network events
Customized and clear depiction of the monitored network
Evaluation and optimization of the network performance
Integration of the network monitoring data into a higher-level HMI system
Monitoring of third-party devices (manufacturer-independent network monitoring)
Implementation of simple network configurations with SINEMA Server
Mutual monitoring of multiple SINEMA Server instances
Participants should be familiar with topologies, transmission methods, addressing and transport of data, and understand the associated technical vocabulary. It is also helpful to be familiar with the functionality of routers and switches, as well as the OSI reference model.
Certification (Siemens CEIN-LEVEL):
Following the training, there is an option of taking a certification test. This test is part of the certification to become a "Siemens Certified Expert for Industrial Networks", which consists of several individual tests.
Please note that before the examination you have to identify yourself by showing a valid photo identification.
This training is run in English language with course documentation in English.