IN 310 iNEWS Advanced System Administration


Suggested length: 5 days (40 hours)


A high level technical course aimed at experienced iNEWS System Administrators. This course builds on what was covered in the Administration course, taking the students deeper into the system and increasing their confidence in dealing with serious administration issues.


This course is targeted at:

  • Technicians

Other newsroom staff responsible for managing the iNEWS system



At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand iNEWS in the Avid newsroom solution
  • Perform operations with the System Console
  • Start up and shut down the system
  • Use the iNEWS Client
  • Understand the server
  • Use iNEWS software
  • Understand the database
  • Perform process administration
  • Perform remote administration
  • Use wires
  • Interact with the iNEWS community
  • Understand and administer action servers
  • Handle web interaction
  • Perform Fast Text searching
  • Administer MCS/BCS/Control Air Server/Command
  • Configure Web Browse & Publish
  • Perform maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Perform system backups
  • Perform server upgrades