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Course outline - RH124RC
Core skills for the new Linux system administrator
Get started with the GNOME graphical desktop
Objective: Get started with GNOME and edit text files with gedit.
Manage files graphically with Nautilus
Objective: Manage files graphically and access remote systems with Nautilus.
Get help in a graphical environment
Objective: Access documentation, both locally and online.
Configure local services
Objective: Configure the date and time, and configure a printer.
Manage physical storage I
Objective: Understand basic disk concepts and manage system disks.
Manage logical volumes
Objective: Understand logical volume concepts and manage logical volumes.
Monitor system resources
Objective: Manage CPU, memory, and disk utilization.
Manage system software
Objective: Manage system software locally and using Red Hat® Network (RHN).
Get started with bash
Objective: Understand basic shell concepts, execute simple commands, and use basic job control techniques.
Get help in a textual environment
Objective: Use man and info pages and find documentation in /usr/share/doc.
Establish network connectivity
Objective: Understand basic network concepts; configure, manage, and test network settings.
Administer users and groups
Objective: Manage users and groups.
Manage files from the command line
Objective: Understand Linux® file system hierarchy and pathnames; manage files from the command line.
Secure Linux file access
Objective: Understand Linux file access mechanisms; manage file access from the GUI and the command line.
Administer remote systems
Objective: Share and connect to a desktop; use SSH and rsync.
Configure general services
Objective: Manage services; configure SSH and remote desktops.
Manage physical storage II
Objective: Manage file system attributes and swap space.
Install Linux graphically
Objective: Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux and configure the system with firstboot.
Manage virtual machines
Objective: Understand basic virtualization concepts; install and manage virtual machines.
Control the boot process
Objective: Understand runlevels and manage GRUB.
Deploy file-sharing services
Objective: Deploy an FTP server and a web server.
Secure network services
Objective: Manage a firewall; understand SELinux concepts and manage SELinux.
Objective: Get a hands-on review of the concepts covered in this course.
Note: Course outline is subject to change with technology advances and as the nature of the underlying job evolves. For questions or confirmation on a specific objective or topic, please contact a training specialist.