RH 124 | Red Hat System Administration 1

RH 124 | Red Hat System Administration 1

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Course ID: D8010

Duration: 5 Days (8:00 am - 4:00 pm PST)

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The Red Hat System Administration 1 course is designed for foundation students. More specifically, students who are looking to become full-time Linux system administrators. The course teaches core concepts around navigating and using Linux at a basic level, and acts as a precursor to the follow-up course: Red Hat System Administration II.

The course covers content from a simple introduction to the command line, through to installing virtualized systems and administering users and groups.

+ Who Should Attend

As a foundation course, Red Hat System Administration 1 is aimed at any IT professional who will need to perform essential Linux tasks at work, but who does not have a background in Linux use or programming. Previous experience in operating system administration would be beneficial, but there are no specific prerequisites for this course.

+ Course Outline

Access the command line

  • Log in to a Linux system and run simple commands using the shell.

Manage files from the command line

  • Copy, move, create, delete, and organize files from the bash shell prompt.

Get help in Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  • Resolve problems by using online help systems and Red Hat support utilities.

Create, view, and edit text files

  • Create, view, and edit text files from command output or in an editor.

Manage local Linux users and groups

  • Manage local Linux users and groups, and administer local password policies.

Control access to files with Linux file system permissions

  • Set Linux file system permissions on files and interpret the security effects of different permission settings.

Monitor and manage Linux processes

  • Obtain information about the system, and control processes running on it.

Control services and daemons

  • Control and monitor network services and system daemons using systemd

Configure and secure OpenSSH service

  • Access and provide access to the command line on remote systems securely using OpenSSH

Analyze and store logs

  • Locate and accurately interpret relevant system log files for troubleshooting purposes.

Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux networking

  • Configure basic IPv4 networking on Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.

Archive and copy files between systems

  • Archive files and copy them from one system to another.

Install and update software packages

  • Download, install, update, and manage software packages from Red Hat and yum package repositories.

Access Linux file systems

  • Access and inspect existing file systems on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.

Use virtualized systems

  • Create and use Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtual machines with KVM and libvirt.

Comprehensive review

  • Practice and demonstrate the knowledge and skills learned in this course.

+ Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites for this course; however, previous operating system administration experience will be very beneficial.

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