What you’ll learn
As a result of attending this course, students should be able to perform the key tasks needed to become a full-time Linux administrator. Students will be introduced to more advanced administrative topics, such as storage management using LVM, SELinux management, and automated installation. This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration, including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewall configuration, and troubleshooting.
Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux using Kickstart
Manage file systems and logical volumes
Manage scheduled jobs
Access network file systems
Perform troubleshooting tasks
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Who is the course for?
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
Improve command line productivityRun commands more efficiently by using advanced features of the bash shell, shell scripts, and various utilities provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux.Schedule future tasksSchedule commands to run in the future, either one time or on a repeating schedule.Tune system performanceImprove system performance by setting tuning parameters and adjusting scheduling priority of processes.Control access to files with ACLsInterpret and set access control lists (ACLs) on files to handle situations requiring complex user and group access permissions.Manage SELinux securityProtect and manage the security of a server by using SELinux.Maintain basic storageCreate and manage storage devices, partitions, file systems, and swap spaces from the command line.Manage logical volumesCreate and manage logical volumes containing file systems and swap spaces from the command line.Implement advanced storage featuresManage storage using the Stratis local storage management system and use VDO volumes to optimize storage space in use.Access network-attached storageUse the NFS protocol to administer network-attached storage.Control the boot processManage the boot process to control services offered and to troubleshoot and repair problems.Manage network securityControl network connections to services using the system firewall and SELinux rules.Install Red Hat Enterprise LinuxInstall Red Hat Enterprise Linux on servers and virtual machines.
Run ContainersObtain, run, and manage simple, lightweight services as containers on a single Red Hat Enterprise Linux server.
Completion of RH124 Red Hat System Administration I is recommended. Experienced Linux administrators seeking to accelerate their path toward becoming a Red Hat Certified System Administrator should start with the RHCSA Rapid Track course (RH199).
For candidates who are uncertain if they meet the prerequisites, confirmation of the correct skill set knowledge can be obtained by passing the online skills assessment.
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DDLS offers certification and training in Red Hat, JBoss and Ansible through our partnership with Red Hat. This arrangement requires DDLS to provide your details to Red Hat for course and exam registration purposes.
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