ProductsDesktop Server Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform For IBM POWER For IBM System z For SAP Business Applications Red Hat Satellite Management For Scientific ComputingExtended Update Support High Availability High Performance Network Load Balancer Resilient Storage Scalable File System Smart Management Extended Lifecycle SupportAccelerate Automate Integrate Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio Portfolio Edition Web Framework Kit Application Platform Web Server Data Grid Portal Fuse Red Hat JBoss A-MQ SOA Platform BRMS Data Services Platform JBoss Operations Network JBoss Community or JBoss enterprise
SolutionsWhy Red Hat Why open hybrid cloud? The new IT Public cloud Cloud resource library Private cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) Cloud applications and workloadsSolaris to Red Hat Enterprise Linux Migration overview Migrate from your UNIX platform How to migrate to Red Hat Enterprise Linux Upgrade to the latest Red Hat Enterprise Linux release JBoss Enterprise Middleware Benefits of migrating to Red Hat Enterprise Linux Migration services Start a conversation with Red Hat
TrainingClassroom training Red Hat Online Learning Virtual training Remote classroom training On-site team training Online Learning LabsPopular and new courses Red Hat JBoss Administration curriculum Core System Administration curriculum Red Hat JBoss Middleware Development curriculum Advanced System Administration curriculum Linux Development curriculum Cloud Computing, Virtualization, and Storage curriculum
ConsultingSOA and integration Business process management Cloud and Virtualization Custom Software Development Enterprise Data and Storage Systems management Migrations
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.