Red Hat System Administration III (RH254RC)

Advanced skills for the experienced Linux administrator

Red Hat System Administration III (RH254RC) is designed for experienced Linux® administrators who require networking and security administration skills. With a heavy emphasis on practical, hands-on labs, focus is placed on enhancing automation skills to securely configure, deploy, and manage network services including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing. In addition, this course emphasizes security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux.

At the completion of this course, students already familiar with the Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT)/Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) administration skills will have exposure to all competencies tested by the RHCSA and Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE®) exams. Exams sold separately.

Course content summary:

  • Enhancing user security

  • Disk management with Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI)

  • System and network activity monitoring

  • Network management and packet filtering

  • Software management

  • Web service management

  • File sharing across platforms

  • Basic SMTP management

Read the entire course outline for more details.

What is a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)?

An RHCE certification is earned by an RHCSA who has demonstrated the knowledge, skill, and ability required of senior system administrators for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.

COURSE DETAIL

Classroom training

Red Hat offers a robust 6-month schedule of classroom training in more than 40 locations across North America. Classes are taught by Red Hat-certified instructors who actively engage students in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitative discussions.

Length:4 days , Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (8 a.m.-4 p.m. Southern California)

Price:$2,900

Training units: 10

AUDIENCE

This course is recommended for:

  • A senior Linux system administrator who requires networking and security administration skills.
  • A Linux IT professional who currently has an RHCT or RHCSA certification and is interested in earning an RHCE certification.
  • A Linux IT professional who can demonstrate the competencies needed to earn an RHCSA.

PREREQUISITES

  • RHCSA Rapid Track Course with exam (RH200) or the combination of Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) and Red Hat System Administration II with exam (RH135) courses
  • Equivalent experience to the RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH200)
  • Skills required to earn an RHCT/RHCSA certification

Confirmation of the correct skill-set knowledge can be obtained by passing the online skills assessment.

METHODS OF TRAINING

In addition to Remote classroom training, this course is also available as:

Virtual classroom training
Instructor-led, real-time training in a virtual environment

Online learning
Self-paced training conducted online

Classroom training
Industry-leading instruction in a traditional classroom environment

On-site team training
Private, team training at your location of choice

Recommended next exam or course:


Hands-on, performance-based, 2-hour exam.

This course prepares you for these credentials:

A Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) has the knowledge, skills, and ability required of administrators responsible for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.