1 - Accessing the command line
Log in to a Linux system and run simple commands using the shell.
2 - Managing Files from the command line
Work with files from the bash shell prompt.
3 - Managing local Linux users and groups
Manage Linux users and groups and administer local password policies.
4 - Controlling access to files with Linux file system permissions
Set access permissions on files and interpret the security effects of different permission settings.
5 - Managing SELinux security
Use SELinux to manage access to files and interpret and troubleshoot SELinux security effects.
6 - Monitoring and managing Linux processes
Monitor and control processes running on the system.
7 - Installing and updating software packages
Download, install, update, and manage software packages from Red Hat and yum package repositories.
8 - Controlling services and daemons
Control and monitor network services and system daemons using systemd.
9 - Managing Red Hat Enterprise Linux networking
Configure basic IPv4 networking on Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.
10 - Analyzing and storing logs
Locate and interpret relevant system log files for troubleshooting purposes.
11 - Managing storage and file systems
Create and use disk partitions, logical volumes, file systems, and swap spaces.
12 - Scheduling system tasks
Schedule recurring system tasks using cron and systemd timer units.
13 - Mounting network file systems
Mount network file system (NFS) exports and server message block (SMB) shares from network file servers.
14 - Limiting network communication with firewalld
Configure a basic local firewall.
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
This offering 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.
If you do not have experience with fundamental Linux computer concepts, we advise you to start with the Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) course instead.