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Course: Entrust Authority Security Manager Comprehensive

The Entrust Authority Security Manager Comprehensive course is an in-depth, hands-on treatment of the Entrust Authority Security Manager solution. The platform is designed to manage the digital keys and certificates that make up the digital identities required to transparently automate all security-related processes in an organization. This course provides students a thorough knowledge of the Entrust PKI components and how to work with them, allowing each student to plan, install, configure and manage their own infrastructure in classroom labs.

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The Entrust Authority Security Manager Comprehensive course begins with an interactive session on business security needs and the overall requirements for planning and policy. The encryption and digital signature processes are discussed, as are the elements of trust and components of the Entrust public key infrastructure.

Students have the opportunity to perform the planning, policy setting and administrative tasks associated with Entrust Authority Security Manager. In addition, attendees will learn how to perform the more advanced tasks, such as bulk operations and cross-certification between multiple certification authorities (CA).

Prerequisites: Experience with Microsoft® Windows Server® 2008

Who should attend: This comprehensive, five-day course is intended for technology professionals who will be planning, implementing and managing the Entrust Authority Security Manager.

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Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate how the processes of encryption and digital signatures help fulfill an organization’s
    data security requirements
  • Describe the basic architecture of an Entrust public key infrastructure, including the function
    of the various applications and processes
  • Perform both the usual and the more advanced tasks related to management of
    Entrust Authority Security Manager
  • Customize the roles, policy and groups of the end-users


  • Business security
  • Security concepts
  • Digital certificates
  • Entrust certification authority
  • Entrust PKI
  • The Directory
  • Install Entrust Authority Security Manager
  • Entrust Authority Security Manager Control Command Shell
  • Create administrative users
  • Entrust Entelligence Security Provider
  • User lifecycle management
  • Administration services
  • Key management
  • Revocation lists
  • Audit logs and user reporting
  • Groups and searchbases
  • General security policy
  • Client policies
  • Certificate definition policies
  • Roles and permissions
  • Bulk operations
  • Entrust Authority Roaming Server
  • Cross-certification
  • Regrouping exercise
  • Hierarchical cross-certification
  • Disaster recovery

Schedule & Pricing

Start Date Location Pricing Begin Registration Course Status
September 8, 2014 Ottawa, ON $3,995 (USD)
Register by August 8, 2014
and save 15%
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September 29, 2014 Dallas, TX $3,995 (USD)
Register by August 28, 2014
and save 15%
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October 20, 2014 Reading, GB £2,495 (BP)
Register by September 19, 2014
and save 15%
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November 17, 2014 Ottawa, ON $3,995 (USD)
Register by October 14, 2014
and save 15%
Register Now Tentative

Class Price:  Price is for 1 student.  Taxes are applied according to the training location.

Please direct all questions to the Training Coordinator at or call toll free at 888 690-2424 option #3, or for international calls use +1 (613) 270-2738.