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Course Summary

Prerequisite: Solaris fundamentals course

Length: 5 Days


Recommendation Statement:
It is assumed that the student has an understanding of UNIX. You must be familiar with basic UNIX commands, and the VI editor. The Solaris fundamentals course or an equivalent UNIX SVR4 fundamentals course is recommended.


Course Description:
This course teaches basic topics in Solaris system administration. The operating system will be Oracle Solaris 10 (SunOS 5.10 Release 1/13 U11). Both SPARC-based and x86-based versions of Solaris are covered in this course. Students will have access to both SPARC and x86-based Solaris servers to perform their labs.


This course prepares the student for the Oracle Solaris 10 System Administrator Certified Professional Examination – Part 1 (1Z0-877)


Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Perform system boot and shutdown procedures on SPARC and x86-based systems
  • Administer the Service Management Facility (SMF)
  • Manage Solaris file systems
  • Install the Solaris 10 Operating environment on SPARC and x86-based systems
  • Create and administer user accounts
  • Understand security issues and perform security administration
  • Manage system processes
  • Perform system backups and restorations
  • Describe network basics
  • Configure the network interface and network services
  • Understand and administer ZFS file systems


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