This course relates to Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7. Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is designed for IT professionals without previous Linux administration experi... [+]
The course focuses on providing students with Linux administration "survival skills" by focusing on core administration tasks.
Red Hat System Administration I provides a foundation for students wishing to become full-time Linux system administrators by introducing key command line concepts and other enterprise-level tools. These concepts are further developed in the follow-on course, Red Hat System Administration II (RH134).
Course content summary:
Introduction to the command line
Managing physical storage
Learning how to install and configure software components and services
Establishing network connections and firewall access
Monitoring and managing processes
Managing and securing files
Administrating users and groups
Accessing Linux file systems
Installing and using virtualized systems
Reviewing the system log files and journal
Access the command lineLog in to a Linux system and run simple commands using the shell.
Manage files from the command lineCopy, move, create, delete, and organize files from the bash shell prompt.
Get help in Red Hat Enterprise LinuxResolve problems by using online help systems and Red Hat support utilities.
Create, view, and edit text filesCreate, view, and edit text files from command output or in an editor.
Manage local Linux users and groupsManage local Linux users and groups, and administer local password policies.
Control access to files with Linux file system permissionsSet Linux file system permissions on files and interpret the security effects of different permission settings.
Monitor and manage Linux processesObtain information about the system, and control processes running on it.
Control services and daemonsControl and monitor network services and system daemons using systemd
Configure and secure OpenSSH serviceAccess and provide access to the command line on remote systems securely using OpenSSH
Analyze and store logsLocate and accurately interpret relevant system log files for troubleshooting purposes.
Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux networkingConfigure basic IPv4 networking on Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.
Archive and copy files between systemsArchive files and copy them from one system to another.
Install and update software packagesDownload, install, update, and manage software packages from Red Hat and yum package repositories.
Access Linux file systemsAccess and inspect existing file systems on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.
Use virtualized systemsCreate and use Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtual machines with KVM and libvirt.
Comprehensive reviewPractice and demonstrate the knowledge and skills learned in this course. [-]