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IT-O 201 - UNIX/Linux - Administration-Fundamentals

Code Start Date Duration Venue
IT-O 201 23 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
IT-O 201 18 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

UNIX Administration course will provide the delegates with transferable skills, and – equally important – will give them appreciation of working in a multi-vendor UNIX environment. The course concentrates on the common philosophy and approach to administering UNIX whilst looking at some specific areas of particular systems. 

Course Objectives

  • Using responsibly the privileges of UNIX administrative user, the 'superuser'
  • Identifying system requirements and software installation issues
  • Making effective use of system logs and diagnostic tools
  • Analysing hard disk partitioning/slicing and creating file systems
  • Altering and customise the start-up sequence of a UNIX system
  • Managing the UNIX file system, file and directory attributes
  • Adding and deleting users whilst implementing the security principles and techniques
  • Backing up and restore portions of the file system using various tools and methods
  • Setting up and administer the UNIX printing service
  • Setting up file sharing among systems using NFS and use common TCP/IP utilities
  • Creating automated task scheduling

Who Should Attend?

  • UNIX professional
  • User and application support specialists
  • Software developers and those working toward becoming an effective system
  • Network or database administrator on the UNIX platform
  • Anyone who deal directly or indirectly with UNIX system 

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Unix vs Linux
  • Why using command line not GUI
  • Type of Unix Distro
  • General View
  • Lab Setup
  • Using the lab plan
  • Installing the workstation
  • Setting up the network
  • Download the Unix Solaris 11
  • Connect Putty to Unix

Day 2

  • Management Command:
  • Setting up the pipeline
  • Basic navigation
  • Using File Command
  • Read output, find & search, File redirection
  • Text editor and management command line 
  • Permission
  • Complete review on permission and security
  • Permission details of the system 
  • Image Packaging System IPS
  • Admin intro IPS (pkg)
  • System admin (pkg)
  • Repo part (1,2,3,4)
  • Image packaging system

Day 3

  • Boot Environment:
  • Intro to the concept
  • Boot environment
  • File System
  • File system Intro
  • RAID 0, 1, 5
  • Hard Disk
  • Hard Disk letters
  • Zpool, zfs command

Day 4

  • User Management:
  • Intro to User management
  • Create role
  • Create users
  • User management
  • Services
  • Intro to services
  • System services
  • Details on the Unix system admin services 

Day 5

  • System Hacks:
  • Changing hard disc for the server
  • Changing tap library sever storage
  • Connect Cisco switch or Router via consul cable
  • Networking
  • Networking Intro
  • DHCP vs static
  • Profile mode
  • Dladm system administration on Unix
  • Ipadm system admin on Unix
  • Networking