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Course Description

Students will learn the basics of Linux technology and be exposed to the maintenance of a Linux server that other users rely on for email, Web, database, networking, or other system services. In addition to the theoretical issues covered, students will gain much practical knowledge through the use of hands-on projects designed to reinforce those concepts.

Learning Objectives

Students completing this course should be able to:

  • Manage User Access and Security
  • Manage the Linux file system
  • Manage Server Software
  • Manage System Initialization
  • Manage Linux Processes
  • Connect the server to a network
  • Enable Infrastructure services
  • Enable Internet services
  • Manage Remote Access
  • Know when and how to find and use additional information from the help system and resources including appropriate online databases

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Systems Administration
  • Systems Analysis