• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this challenge, you will configure patch management on your system. First, you will check for available updates. Next, you will upgrade a subset of software packages, and then you will install and configure a software package to automate system updates. Finally, you will verify that updates have been applied to the system. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this challenge, you will configure patch management on your system. First, you will check for available updates. Next, you will upgrade a subset of software packages, and then you will install and configure a software package to automate system updates. Finally, you will verify that updates have been applied to the system. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge 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