• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this challenge, you will manage local user accounts and groups on both Linux and Windows servers. First, you will manage local users and groups on a server running Linux by using the command prompt. Next, you will manage local users and groups on a server running Windows by using Windows PowerShell. Finally, you will manage local users and groups in Windows by using Local Users and Groups in the Computer Management Microsoft Management Console (MMC) tool. Note: Once you begin the challenge lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge lab before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this challenge, you will manage local user accounts and groups on both Linux and Windows servers. First, you will manage local users and groups on a server running Linux by using the command prompt. Next, you will manage local users and groups on a server running Windows by using Windows PowerShell. Finally, you will manage local users and groups in Windows by using Local Users and Groups in the Computer Management Microsoft Management Console (MMC) tool. Note: Once you begin the challenge lab, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge lab. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge lab before you start.

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

Feedback

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