In information technology (IT), a system administrator (sysadmin) is a person who supports a multi-user computing environment and ensures continuous, optimal performance of IT services and support systems.
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.
Audience for this course
IT professionals across a broad range of disciplines who need to perform essential Linux administration tasks including installation, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and basic security administration.
Prerequisites for this course
There are no formal prerequisites for this course; however, previous operating system administration experience will be very beneficial.
After this course, Students should be able to demonstrate the following skills:
- Access the command line
- Manage files from command line
- Create, view, and edit text files
- Manage local Linux users and groups
- Monitor and manage Linux processes
- Control services and daemons
- Control access to files with Linux file-system permissions
- Analyze and store log files
- Configure and secure the OpenSSH service
- Install and update software packages
- Access Linux file systems
- Manage Linux networking
- Systems Concepts & Startup Files
- Linux boot processes & Installation
- GRUB boot loader
- Introduction to Linux terminal
- Managing physical storage
- Establishing network connections
- Install and configure services
- NFS, HTTP, SSH, DHCP, etc
- Monitoring and managing processes
- Managing and securing files
- Administrating users and groups