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Linux Training Bundle

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This set of three complete courses will provide you with expert led training for all of your Linux needs.

This training bundle includes:

  • Linux Operating Systems (4 levels)
  • System Administration (6 levels)
  • Network Administration (5 levels)


  • 15 levels - 267 training modules - 45 learning hours

     

    Available Options

    SINGLE USER: Linux Training Bundle (15 levels)
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    DVD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$995.00Add To Cart
    1 YR ONLINE, e-Study Guides$995.00Add To Cart
    CD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$995.00Add To Cart
    MULTI USER: Linux Training Bundle (15 levels)
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    DVD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$1,990.00Add To Cart
    CD-ROMs, e-Study Guides$1,990.00Add To Cart
    For additional licensing options. pricing and information, call 877-752-3529

    Course Instructor: William C. Holliker, Linux Expert

    William Holliker is President of Open Systems Courseware which specializes in the development and delivery of leading edge technical training and courseware for Unix, Linux, Programming and Networking technologies. William has been a technical course developer and instructor for over 25 years. He has written three certificate training programs and two certification programs. In addition to his technical experience, William has delivered over 500 technical training courses throughout the world.

    Course Outline

    Network Administration Lesson 1: Network Hardware, Software & Configuration
    Network Hardware & Software
    • Network Hardware
    • Domains
    • Network Models
    • Network Protocols
    • IP Addresses
    • Subnets
    • Setting up a Network
    • Determining Network System Information
    Network Configuration and Administration
    • Network Deamons
    • Network Control Files
    • Network Startup and Shutdown
    • Network Administration Commands
    • Configuring the Network
    Network Administration Lesson 2: NFS, DNS, & DHCP
    Network File System (NFS)
    • The Network File System
    • NFS Commands and Files
    • Auto-mounting File Systems
    Domain Name Services (DNS)
    • How DNS Works
    • Creating DNS Configuration Files
    • DNS Query Commands
    • Setting Up a DNS Client
    • Setting Up a DNS Server
    • Testing DNS
    • Common DNS Errors
    Network Administration Lesson 3: Sendmail, Samba & NTP
    Sendmail
    • What is Sendmail?
    • Configuring Sendmail
    • Mail Aliases
    • Forwarding E-mail
    • SPAM
    • Setting Up a Mail Server
    • Setting Up E-Mail Clients
    • Sendmail Security
    Samba
    • What is Samba?
    • The Testparm Program
    • Configuring and Controlling Samba
    • Using Samba
    • smbmount Options
    • Diagnosing Samba
    Network Time Protocol (NTP)
    • How ntpd Works
    • NTP Programs and Files
    • Running NTP
    • Troubleshooting ntpd
    • Internet Time Servers
    Network Administration Level 4: HTTPD, SSH, & FTP
    The HTTPD Web Server
    • What is HTTPD?
    • The HTTPD Web Server
    • Configuring HTTPD
    • Directive Overrides
    • Accessing a Web Page
    • Setting Up Password Protected Web Pages
    • Virtual Website Hosting
    • Enabling the Use of CGI
    • Additional Apache Information
    Using and Administering SSHg
    • What is SSH?
    • Terminal Client (ssh)
    • File Transfer Client (sftp)
    • Key Based Authentication
    • Configuring the Open SSH Server
    The File Transfer Protocol Server
    • File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Overview
    • Configuring an FTP Server
    Network Administration Lesson 5: Firewalls & Network Security
    Building Firewalls
    • Introduction to Firewalls
    • Linux Firewall Overview
    • The iptables Command
    • Setting up the Firewall
    • Logging
    • Testing the Firewall
    • Saving and Restoring Firewall Rules
    • Easy Tables
    Linux Network Security
    • Controlling Access – Remote Host
    • Network Scanners
    • Securing Services
    • Port Sentry
    Operating System Lesson 1: Linux Essentials
    Linux Essentials Overview
    • Module Objectives
    • Linux System Overview
    • Differences in Linux and Unix
    • Operating Systems Overview
    Linux Installation Details
    • Installation Objectives
    • Install Steps
    • Hardware Requirements
    • Hardware Control
    • Linux Device Names
    • Installation Methods
    • Installation Classes
    • Partitioning the Hard Drive
    • Network Settings
    Installing Linux
    • Objectives
    • Firewall Configuration
    • Language Support
    • Account Configuration
    • Packages to Install
    • Post Installation
    • Graphical Interface Configuration
    • Installation Complete
    • First Boot following Installation
    • Installing Student Training Files
    Operating System Lesson 2: Linux Utilization
    Using Linux
    • Objectives
    • Login Screens
    • Logging In
    • The Shell
    • Linux Resources
    • Linux Reference Manual
    • Keyword Searches
    • Command Execution
    • Option Formats
    • Types of Commands
    • Passwords
    • User Information
    • Processes
    Linux Communications
    • Objectives
    • Electronic Mail
    Linux File System
    • Objectives
    • Types of Files
    • File Systems Characteristics
    • File System Commands
    • Directory Commands
    • File Manipulation Commands
    • Printing Files
    Operating System Lesson 3: Linux Text Editing and Linux Shell
    Linux Text Editing
    • Objectives
    • Editing Modes
    • Entering & Exiting VI
    • Navigating within VI
    • Creating Text
    • Modifying Text
    • Text Substitution
    • VI Shortcuts
    • VI Options
    Linux Shell
    • Objectives
    • Shell Overview
    • Shell Functions
    • Shell Variables
    • Quoting
    • I/O Redirection
    • Pipes
    • User Environment
    Operating System Lesson 4: Shell Programming & Utilities
    Shell Programming
    • Objectives & Prerequisites
    • Creating a Shell Program
    • Executing The Shell Program
    • Comments
    • Debugging Shell Programming
    • Functions
    • Aliases
    • Conditional Testing
    • IF Statement
    • Looping
    • Job Control
    Linux Utilities
    • Objectives & Prerequisites
    • Regular Expressions
    • Printing File Information
    • Extracting Information
    • Translating Information
    • Counting Words
    • File Differences
    • Finding Files
    Network Commands
    • Objectives & Prerequisites
    • Ping Command
    • Telnet Command
    • FTP Command
    System Administration Lesson 1: Linux System Administration
    System Administration Overview
    • Duties of a System Administrator
    • Choosing a System Administrator
    • System Documentation
    File System and Process Management
    • File System Management
    • Process Management
    System Startup & Shutdown
    • System Startup
    • System Shutdown
    • Runlevels
    • The init Process
    • ”Shutdown Revisited”
    • Controlling Services
    • Controlling Processes
    System Administration Lesson 2: Account Management & Printer Administration
    User Account Management
    • Overview of User Accounts
    • Adding a User Account
    • Modifying Accounts
    • Deleting Accounts
    Printer Administration
    • Print Spooling System
    • Printer Commands
    • The LPRng Print Spooler System
    • Configuring a Printer Using the LPRng Files
    • Managing a LPRng Printer from the Command Line
    • The CUPS Print Spooler System
    • Configuring a CUPS Printer
    • Managing a CUPS Printer Using the Command Line
    • Troubleshooting
    System Administration Lesson 3: File System Maintenance & Commands
    File System Maintenance
    • Types of File Systems on Linux
    • Mountable File Systems
    • Creating a File System
    • File System Maintenance
    • Disk Quotas
    • Managing Extended Attributes
    The cron and at Facilities
    • The cron Command
    • The at Command
    System Administration Lesson 4: File Maintenance & Administration
    File Backup and Restore
    • I/O Subsystem
    • Device Types
    • Backup Strategies
    • Backup Commands
    • Compression Programs
    Software Maintenance
    • Installing Software Packages
    • Red Hat Package Management (RPM) System
    • Debian Packages
    • Downloading & Installing Software from the Internet
    X Administration
    • Installing/Upgrading XFree86
    • Obtaining Window Manager
    • Installing Enlightenment
    System Administration Lesson 5: Kernal and Hardware Management
    Kernal and Module Management
    • Linux Kernal
    • Obtaining the Kernal
    • Installing from Source
    • Upgrading Kernal Binaries
    • Loadable Modules
    Date and Time Management
    • Time Components
    • Displaying the Date and Time
    • Setting and Showing Hardware Clock Time
    Managing Hardware
    • Identifying Hardware Devices
    • Configuring System Hardware
    • Installing a Modem
    • Radius Servers
    • Managing Mobile Hardware Devices
    • Adding IDE Hard Drives
    • Managing SCSI Devices
    System Administration Lesson 6: Security, Support, and Recovery
    Linux System Security Lists
    • Security and Documentation Resources
    • Why is a System Hacked
    • System Security Overview
    • Securing the System
    Linux Documentation and Support
    • Types of Documentation
    • Manual Pages
    • Documenting System Changes
    Troubleshooting and Recovery
    • Troubleshooting Process
    • Booting Issues
    • Rescue Mode
    • Hardware Issues
    • Login Issues
    • Corrupted Shared Libraries
    • File System Issues
    • Examining System Resources