NX216 Avid NEXIS System Administration


eLearning (Avid Learning Central): 4 hours

Instructor-Led (Virtual): 5 hours

  • 4 hours of self-paced pre-learning
  • 1 hour of live online training

Instructor-Led (Private OnSite*): 8 hours

  • One 8-hour day of live classroom training


The Avid NEXIS System Administration (NX216) course provides an in depth understanding of how to administer and maintain an Avid NEXIS system. The course covers basic hardware and software maintenance and troubleshooting.

This course prepares candidates for the Avid Certified System Administrator: Avid NEXIS certification exam, as well as being the foundation of the program for candidates pursuing the certification path to become an Avid Certified Support Representative: Avid NEXIS


This course is designed for:

  • System Administrators responsible for the day-to-day operation and administration of an Avid NEXIS system
  • Maintenance personnel and Engineers
  • Facility or freelance technicians responsible for Avid NEXIS environments
  • ACSR candidates


Basic experience of Microsoft Windows systems and networking.

Learning objectives

  • Introduce the Avid NEXIS system
  • Avid NEXIS | Cloudspaces
  • Avid NEXIS Enterprise F and E Series Hardware
  • Avid NEXIS | PRO+ and NEXIS | PRO Hardware
  • Basic networking
  • NEXIS Licensing
  • Working with the Management Console
  • Workspaces and Workspace management strategies
  • Users and Groups management strategies
  • NEXIS Teams
  • Managing client systems
  • Replacing failed hardware
  • Checking system status
  • Working with a multi-engine Avid NEXIS
  • Common Avid NEXIS statuses
  • Configure Avid NEXIS components
  • Perform basic Avid NEXIS troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Have the foundation to be able to sit the certification exam

*The course hours for the private onsite classes are shown as a suggested recommendation. Avid will work with you directly to customize courses to meet your specific needs and Avid workflows.


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