National CAE Designated Institution
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

(Designed to help prepare for the Linux Professional Institute Certification 1 [LPIC-1] and Linux+ exams.)  prerequisite: CMIT 265. A study of the Linux operating system. The goal is to configure and manage processes, user interfaces, device files, print facilities, file systems, task automation, the boot-up/shutdown sequence, disk storage, network connectivity, system security, users, and groups. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CMIS 390, CMIT 391, or CMIS 398U.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency using the Linux command line and constructing shell scripts.
  • Perform maintenance tasks, including user and system management.
  • Install and configure system services.
  • Configure and troubleshoot network connectivity.
  • Apply appropriate system security measures.

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

  • Exploitation Analysis