This course is based on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 8.2
Course content summary
Package management with new repository structure and appstream modules
Create storage devices, volumes, and file systems, including Stratis storage management
Configure network services and security
Manage processes, scheduling, and tuning
Manage users, groups, and authentication
Perform server management with the Cockpit web management utility
Troubleshoot and obtain support
Audience for this course
This course is geared toward Windows system administrators, network administrators, and other system administrators who are interested in supplementing current skills or backstopping other team members, in addition to Linux system administrators who are responsible for these tasks:
Configuring, installing, upgrading, and maintaining Linux systems using established standards and procedures
Providing operational support
Managing systems for monitoring system performance and availability
Writing and deploying scripts for task automation and system administration
You will be expected to already understand fundamental Linux computing concepts and be ready to practice the Red Hat Enterprise Linux methods for performing system administration tasks. Significant field experience working with Linux as a system administrator is recommended.
This course is intended to develop the skills needed for basic administration and configuration of Red Hat Enterprise Linux, introducing key command line concepts and enterprise-level tools and laying the foundation for the rapid deployment of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The curriculum also introduces the basic administration skills needed for resolving configuration issues and integrating Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems with other existing environments.
This course establishes secure user and group administration and allows administrators to use available storage solutions more efficiently and securely. The rapid pace can quickly turn a computer professional with basic knowledge of Linux into a fully capable Linux administrator.
Red Hat has created this course in a way intended to benefit our customers, but each company and infrastructure is unique, and actual results or benefits may vary.
Impact on the individual
As a result of attending this course, you should be able to perform essential Linux system administration tasks, including establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and executing basic security administration.
You should be able to demonstrate these skills:
Access the command line locally and remotely
Manage files from the command line
Manage local users and groups
Monitor and manage Linux processes
Control services, daemons, and the boot process
Manage services provided in existing container images
Manage tuning profiles for system performance
Control access to files with file system permissions
Analyze and store log files
Configure and secure the OpenSSH service
Install and update software packages and appstreams