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Linux System Administration

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Linux System Administration
This course gives you all the skills and information you need to pass the LFCS exam, one of the required components of the MCSA Linux on Azure certification. You’ll learn how to administer Linux systems as it runs on Azure, including: - How to administer, configure and upgrade Linux systems running one of the three major Linux distribution families: Red Hat, SUSE, Debian/Ubuntu. - How to master the tools and concepts you’ll need to efficiently build and manage an enterprise Linux infrastructure. - How to use state-of-the-art system administration techniques in real-life scenarios via practical labs. - And more.
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Author: The Linux Foundation

Course Duration: 4 Days


About This Course

This hands-on 4-day Linux System Administration course teaches attendees how to administer, configure

and upgrade Linux systems running one of the three major Linux distribution families (Red Hat, SUSE,

Debian/Ubuntu). Focused on enterprise environments, it provides Linux system administrators with all the

tools and concepts needed to efficiently build and manage a production Linux infrastructure. This course

presents state-of-the-art techniques used in the industry and applies them in the context of practical labs.

Linux Foundation Certification Preparation

Audience Profile

This course is intended for System administrators and users who already have at least some basic exposure to Linux or another UNIX-based operating system constitute the target audience for this class. Anyone who is looking to acquire practical knowledge in the field of system administration in enterprise environments will save significant time

by attending this course. It should also be considered a necessary step to be taken by anyone considering more advanced classes in our System Administration curriculum track. The concepts covered provide important building blocks for anyone looking to attend more advanced classes, in particular LFS311: Linux Network Management.

At Course Completion

  • Perform essential Linux commands such as installation, searches and manipulating files.
  • Operate running Linux systems by managing the boot process, scheduling jobs, updating the system, monitoring system performance and managing security.
  • Manage users and groups by adding/deleting/modifying, configuring LDAP and PAM, modifying user processes and resources.
  • Ensure network performance via configuration, monitoring, tunnelling and routing of traffic.
  • Configure services such as DNS, shares, SSH and SELinux/AppArmor as well as servers for DHCP and HTTP.
  • Manage system storage by using partitions, logical volumes, phsyical volumes, ACLs, quotas and clustering.