online & regional CourseRapid Data Exploration With Open Source Tools

Harness the latest open source tools to rapidly explore and obtain value from a variety of security data sources.

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Course Details
Course Level
full
Course Length
16 Hrs
Minimum Class Size
5 Students
Course Platform
online & regional
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Course Overview

Data exploration is a key step in any analyst’s workflow. As data volume and variety continue to expand, the challenge of exploring security data is likewise growing exponentially. This course will teach analysts how to take advantage of the latest open source tools to rapidly explore and obtain value from a variety of security data sources.

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Once You’ve Completed This Course You Have The Skills To:

Quickly construct visualizations and dashboards directly from security data sets, all with open source tools.


Course Objectives

Rapidly explore tabular data such as Excel files, CSV/TSV and others
Understand and derive value from complex data types such as JSON and Parquet
Summarize data from binary formats such as PCAP
Create visualizations and dashboards from these datasets

The Fine Print

Course Size Requirements

GTK has a 5 student minimum for courses and no maximum head count. Head count must be locked in at the time of contract.

US Travel / Incidental Cost

  • U.S. Travel/Incidental cost is $500 per day.
  • Virtual courses do not incur travel/incidental costs.
  • No Travel/Incidental costs are charged for local courses (MD/DC/VA corridor).

Course Format

  • Instructors typically teach 50% of the day, and run training simulations for the other 50%.
  • GTK typically uses Google Meets for virtual courses, but can use any service with advanced notice.

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