Linux System Administration Training Course

Course Code

linuxsysadmin1

Duration

28 hours (usually 4 days including breaks)

Requirements

Previous operating system administration experience is helpful but not required

Overview

Audience:

  • System administrators who need to quickly learn core Enterprise Linux proficiencies
  • System administrators, network administrators, and other IT professionals who require proficiency performing administration tasks in Linux
  • IT professionals on the path to becoming a Linux system administrator

Overview:

This Linux Administrator training course is designed for IT professionals who are new to Linux and require core Administrator skills. This course will feature GUI based tools and introduce command line concepts to provide a solid foundation for someone planning to become a Linux Administrator. The objectives are that by the end of the 4 day course you will be able to perform installation, manage physical storage, establish network connectivity and perform security administration.

Course Outline

Establish Network Connectivity

  • Configure, manage, and test static network settings

Administer Users and Groups

  • Implement password aging and configure an LDAP client

Monitor System Resources

  • Manage CPU, memory, and disk utilization; manage system logs

Manage System Software

  • Install software and query with yum using RHN and a custom repository

Deploy Network Services

  • Deploy VNC, FTP, and web services and require key authentication with SSH

Secure Filesystems and Network Services

  • Restrict file access with ACLs and secure network services with a firewall and SELinux

Manage Physical Storage

  • Manage encrypted partitions, filesystems, and swap space

Manage Logical Volumes

  • Understand Logical Volume concepts and manage Logical Volumes, including snapshots

Control the Boot Process

  • Understand runlevels and manage GRUB

Tune and Maintain the Kernel

  • Pass parameters to the kernel and manage kernel modules

Automate Installation with Kickstart

  • Create kickstart configurations and use them to install Linux

Manage Virtual Machines

  • Deploy and manage KVM virtual machines

Troubleshoot System Problems

  • Apply a systematic approach to diagnosing and correcting system failures

Research Red Hat Resources

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