• Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

This Linux training session is a challenging course that focuses on the fundamental tools and concepts of Linux and Unix. Students gain proficiency using the command line. Beginners develop a solid foundation in Unix, while advanced users discover patterns and fall in gaps in their knowledge. Like all IT Dojo courses, the course material is designed to provide extensive hands-on experience. Topics include: basic file manipulation; basic and advanced filesystem features; I/O redirection and pipes; text manipulation and regular expressions; managing jobs and processes; vi, the standard Unix editor; automating tasks with shall scripts; managing software; secure remote administration; and more.

Learning Objectives

  • What is Linux
  • Login and Exploration
  • The Linux File system
  • Manipulating Files
  • Shall Basics
  • Archiving and Compression
  • Text Processing
  • Regular Expressions
  • Text Editing
  • Command Shells
  • Introduction to Shall Scripting
  • Process Management and Job Control
  • Process Administration
  • Managing Software
  • Messaging
  • Printing
  • The Secure Shall (SSH)
  • Mounting File systems and Managing Removable Media

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.