Enterprise Linux 7
Systems Administration Part 1
(RH124 RHCSA equivalent for RedHat, CentOS,
Oracle Enterprise and Scientific Linux
This five day course covers
essential command line and administration
skills for RedHat 7.
It is intended for those who have little or no
previous Linux or UNIX experience.
The course is fairly intensive, but provides
ample time for putting skills into practise.
This course helps with the preparation for
several certifications, but is aimed mainly at
RedHat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)
when combined with the Enterprise Linux 7
Administration Part 2 course. The course is
suitable for any RedHat or rebuild
distribution such as CentOS, Oracle Enterprise
Linux (OEL) and Scientific Linux.
We use real hardware, with each attendee
having their own dedicated server throughout
the course, plus access to additional virtual
machines on a VMWare server..
Our Linux courses are suitable
training for Linux LPI or RedHat
for related courses
of all courses
OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE
In conjunction with the Enterprise Linux 7
Administration Part 2 course, to become
proficient in Linux Enterprise administration
to a level required for the RedHat RHCSA exam.
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INTENSITY: About 40% of
the course is practicals, and 60% lectures
RESOURCE: Each student
will have exclusive use of a fully equipped
Dell deskside server for the duration of the
course, plus a VMware hosted virtual machine.
Each student will be provided with a full set
of training notes, and quick reference cards
to assist with file editing and Linux
commands. A full reference for Linux resources
will also be provided in the notes.
computer system familiarity.
FOLLOW UPS: Enterprise
Linux 7 Adminstration Part 2
and RHCE-level courses. First Alternative also
offers an extensive range of Solaris courses.
PRACTICALS / TAKEAWAYS:
Each student leaves the course with their own
set of training notes for the material
covered; around 120 pages per day of training.
Quick reference sheets are supplied as
|Every student who
attends this course will be issued with
a signed certificate of course
completion, which we will be happy to
"authenticate" upon future request.
SOFTWARE VERSIONS: We
currently use CentOS Linux 7.4 which is the
equivalent to RedHat 7, CentOS 7 and
TOPICS COVERED ON THE COURSE
Use Linux commands and interact with
the Linux BASH shell.
Use graphical tools
including the gedit text editor, the File
Manager and graphical administration tools.
Examine and configure IPv4 network interface
settings. Manage routes. Manage on-demand
Use manual and NetworkManager (GUI)
configuration techniques. Troubleshoot
network problems. Monitor network activity.
and Group management
Create and manage user accounts and groups.
Configure an LDAP client to access remotely
and file management from the command line.
Invoke, monitor and kill processes using the
command line. Work with files and
Controlling access to
files using permissions settings.
Understand how Linux file/directory
permissions work. Use chmod to modify
Examine and manage system logs.
Examine installed software, query software,
install/remove software using rpm and yum.
Access remote systems using SSH, SCP and
basic disk partitions, EXT and XFS file
Add new disks, create and tune file systems,
mount file systems, and manage swap space.
Logical volume concepts, Create and manage
linear and mirrored logical volumes.
Extending volumes. Using snapshots.
boot process and system services
The systemd process and runlevels.
The GRUB2 bootloader configuration and
Shutting down the system correctly.
machine creation and management.
Create and manage Kernel Virtual Machines
help in a graphical environment
Access documentation and RedHat services.
Examine documentation and services for other