MapLink Operators Course


Course Syllabus

maplinkThis 2-day course is designed to give investigators both the tools and training to conduct analytical examinations of Call Detail Records (CDR).

 

The ability of the investigator to be able to understand the complex records being provided to them by the known tools network carriers cellphopne analysiswill be critical.  The saying “you have the data, now what?” is what MapLink is here to bridge.  MapLink will take processes that used to take weeks to do and turn them into quick ingests that immediately produces investigative information.  MapLink will turn a large amount of data provided to the investigator under Subpoena or Search Warrant into usable information.  Information that the investigator can argue in court.

As one of the US’s oldest digital forensics training companies, HTCI is uniquely qualified to train on this subject matter.  Our instructors are all seasoned professionals chosen to teach the course based their unique skills and qualifications.

Certification Offered:

N/A

Goals:

  • The student will be able to install and troubleshoot MapLink
  • The student will be able to import CDR records from multiple carriers
  • The student will be able to import CDR records using the freeform importer
  • The student will be able to import CSV files using the freeform importer
  • The student will be able to import KML/KMZ records
  • The student will be able to create a graphical representation of cellular use
  • The student will be able to produce heat maps
  • The student will be able to collect biometric information on criminal offenders
  • The student will be able to conduct Analytics of Imported data
  • The student will be able to produce prosecutors (actionable intelligence) report
  • The student will be able to prepare reports for inclusion in portal databases for enhanced analysis

Requirements:

No Prerequisites

Student Resources:

Access to the HTCI Online Classroom

No classes are currently scheduled. If you would like to Host this course email mickayla@gohtci.com

Course Schedule Overview (The course listing may change due to updates or corrections)

Day Subject Notes
1 Installation of MapLink
Configuration of MapLink
Hands On Practical Collection Lab Exercise
Overview of MapLink and CDR’s
Hands On Isolation Lab Practical Exercise
Using the Importers
Hands On Isolation Lab Practical Exercise
Import CDR records
Hands On Isolation Lab Practical Exercise
Mapping CDR Records
Hands On Isolation Lab Practical Exercise
2 Creating Plots and Paths
Hands On Lab
Import KML files from GPS
Hands On Lab
Plotting Geo Data in MapLink
Putting the pieces together in MapLink to form an analytical picture
Hands on Case Practical Exercise
MapLink Proficiency Written Evaluation