The Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (RHEL7) system administration course is designed for IT professionals who are new to Linux and require core Linux skills. Focusing on administration tasks that will be encountered in the workplace, you will be engaged in task-focused activities, lab-based knowledge checks, and facilitate discussions to ensure maximum skill transfer and retention.

In addition, GUI-based environment will be featured to build on the student's existing technical knowledge, while command line concepts will be introduced to provide a foundation for students planning to become full time Linux system administrators.

The topics covered in the course are:

  • System Administration Overview
  • Booting and Shutting Down Linux
  • Installation and Configuration
  • Managing Software and Devices
  • Managing Users and Groups
  • Linux File System
  • Linux File Security
  • Controlling Processes
  • System Backups
  • Shell and Perl Scripting
  • Troubleshooting the System
  • Basic Networking
  • Performance Monitoring
  • DHCP and DNS