System Administration II (RH134) – Institute of Software Technologies

System Administration II (RH134)

System Administration II (RH134)

This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewalling, and troubleshooting. Attending both Red Hat System Administration I and Red Hat System Administration II can help you in your preparation for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam (EX200).

This course covers the following;

• Installation using Kickstart
• Manage filesystems and logical volumes
• Manage scheduled jobs
• Access network filesystems
• Manage SELinux
• Control firewalling
• Troubleshooting

Upon completion of this course, you will be able;

1. Automate installation with Kickstart
- Automate the installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems with Kickstart.
2. Use regular expressions with grep
- Write regular expressions that, when partnered with grep, will allow you to quickly isolate or locate content within text files.
3. Create and Edit text files with vim
- Introduce the vim text editor, with which you can open, edit, and save text files.
4. Schedule future Linux tasks
- Schedule tasks to automatically execute in the future.
5. Manage priority of Linux processes
- Influence the relative priorities at which Linux processes run.
6. Control access to files with access control lists (ACL)
- Manage file security using POSIX access control lists.
7. Manage SELinux security
- Manage the Security Enhanced Linux (SELinux) behavior of a system to keep it secure in case of a network service compromise.
8. Connect to network-defined users and groups
- Configure systems to use central identity management services.
9 Add disks, partitions, and file systems to a Linux system
- Manage simple partitions and file systems.
10. Manage logical volume management (LVM) storage
- Manage logical volumes from the command line.
11. Access networked attached storage with a network file system (NFS)
- Access (secure) NFS shares.
12.Access networked storage with SMB
-Use autofs and the command line to mount and unmount SMB file systems.
13. Control and troubleshoot the Red Hat Enterprise Linux boot process
14. Limit network communication with firewall
- Configure a basic firewall.
15. Comprehensive review
- Practice and demonstrate the knowledge and skills learned in this course.

As a result of attending this course, students should be able to perform the key tasks needed to become a full-time Linux administrator. Students will be introduced to more advanced administrative topics, such as storage management using LVM, SELinux management, and automated installation. This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration, including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewall configuration, and troubleshooting.

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7th Feb 2020


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