Linux System Administrator Certification 2

Prerequisite: Linux System Administration 1 course

Length: 5 days

Recommendation Statement:
The student should have successfully completed a Linux System Administration 1 course.

Course Description:
This course is a continuation of the introductory topics taught in the Linux System Administrator 1 course for students who will be administering a Red Hat ® Enterprise Linux 7 system. Topics in this course also apply to the CentOS and Debian distributions.  Students will learn essential Linux commands, shell features and learn how to configure and administer a Linux enterprise system.

This course prepares student for the CompTIA Linux+® Certification LX0-104 and the LPIC-1® 102 certification exams. 

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

  • Customize and use the bash shell environment
  • Customize and write simple shell scripts
  • SQL Data management
  • Install and configure X11
  • Setup a display manager
  • Understand accessibility settings
  • Manage users and groups, understand related system configuration files
  • Automate system administration tasks by scheduling jobs
  • Localization and internationalization
  • Maintain the system date and time
  • System logging
  • Mail transfer agent (MTA) basics
  • Manage printers and printing
  • Understand internet protocols
  • Network configuration and troubleshooting
  • Configure client-side DNS
  • Perform security administration tasks
  • Setup host security
  • Secure data with encryption