Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)

This course equips you with Linux® administration ""survival skills"" by focusing on foundational Linux concepts and core tasks. You will learn how to apply command-line concepts and enterprise-level tools, starting you on your journey toward becoming a full-time Linux system administrator.

This course is based on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 8.

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Learning Objectives

You should be able to demonstrate these skills:

  • Access the command line
  • Manage files from command line
  • Create, view, and edit text files
  • Manage local users and groups
  • Monitor and manage Linux processes
  • Control services and daemons
  • Control access to files with file system permissions
  • Analyze and store log files
  • Configure and secure the OpenSSH service
  • Install and update software packages
  • Access Linux file systems
  • Manage Linux networking

     

    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - Getting Started with the GNOME Graphical Desktop
  • Get started with GNOME and edit text files with gedit
  • 2 - Manage Files Graphically with Nautilus
  • Manage files graphically and access remote systems with Nautilus
  • 3 - Get Help in a Graphical Environment
  • Access documentation, both locally and online
  • 4 - Configure Local Services
  • Configure the date and time and configure a printer
  • 5 - Manage Physical Storage
  • Understand basic disk concepts and manage system disks
  • 6 - Manage Logical Volumes
  • Understand logical volume concepts and manage logical volumes
  • 7 - Monitor System Resources
  • Manage memory and CPU utilization
  • 8 - Manage System Software
  • Manage system software locally and using Red Hat Network (RHN)
  • 9 - Get Started with Bash
  • Understand basic shell concepts, execute simple commands, and use basic job control techniques
  • 10 - Get Help in a Textual Environment
  • Use man and info pages and find documentation in /usr/share/doc
  • 11 - Establish Network Connectivity
  • Understand basic network concepts; configure, manage, and test network settings
  • 12 - Administer Users and Groups
  • Manage users and groups
  • 13 - Manage Files from the Command Line
  • Understand Linux filesystem hierarchy; manage files from the command line
  • 14 - Secure Linux File Access
  • Understand Linux file access mechanisms; manage file access from the GUI and the command line
  • 15 - Administer Remote Systems
  • Share and connect to a desktop; use SSH and rsync
  • 16 - Configure General Services
  • Manage services; configure SSH and remote desktops
  • 17 - Manage Physical Storage II
  • Manage filesystem attributes and swap space
  • 18 - Install Linux Graphically
  • Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux and configure the system with firstboot
  • 19 - Manage Virtual Machines
  • Understand basic virtualization concepts; install and manage virtual machines
  • 20 - Control the Boot Process
  • Understand runlevels and manage GRUB
  • 21 - Deploy File Sharing Services
  • Deploy an FTP server and a web server
  • 22 - Secure Network Services
  • Manage a firewall; understand SELinux concepts and manage SELinux
  • 23 - Comprehensive Review
  • Get a hands-on review of the concepts covered throughout the course
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    This course is geared toward Windows system administrators, network administrators, and other system administrators who are interested in supplementing current skills or backstopping other team members, in addition to Linux system administrators who are responsible for these tasks:

    Configuring, installing, upgrading, and maintaining Linux systems using established standards and procedures

    Providing operational support

    Managing systems for monitoring system performance and availability

    Writing and deploying scripts for task automation and system administration

    Other Prerequisites

    Basic technical user skills with computer applications on some operating systems are expected.

    Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)

    $3,400
    Course Length : 5 Days (40 Hours)
     

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