RH134 Red Hat Systems Administration II

Duration: 5 days
Price: $4500

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) serves as the second part of the RHCSA training track for IT professionals who have taken Red Hat System Administration I (RH124). The course goes deeper into core Linux system administration skills in storage configuration and management, installation and deployment of Red Hat? Enterprise Linux?, management of security features such as SELinux, control of recurring system tasks, management of the boot process and troubleshooting, basic system tuning, and command-line automation and productivity.

Course content summary:

  • Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux using scalable methods
  • Access security files, file systems, and networks
  • Execute shell scripting and automation techniques
  • Manage storage devices, logical volumes, and file systems
  • Manage security and system access
  • Control the boot process and system services
  • Running containers

Course Outline

  • Run commands more efficiently by using advanced features of the Bash shell, shell scripts, and various utilities provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
  • Schedule commands to run in the future, either one time or on a repeating schedule.
  • Improve system performance by setting tuning parameters and adjusting scheduling priority of processes.
  • Interpret and set access control lists (ACLs) on files to handle situations requiring complex user and group access permissions.
  • Protect and manage the security of a server by using SELinux.
  • Create and manage storage devices, partitions, file systems, and swap spaces from the command line.
  • Create and manage logical volumes containing file systems and swap spaces from the command line.
  • Manage storage using the Stratis local storage management system and use VDO volumes to optimize storage space in use.
  • Use the NFS protocol to administer network-attached storage.
  • Manage the boot process to control services offered and to troubleshoot and repair problems.
  • Control network connections to services using the system firewall and SELinux rules.
  • Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux on servers and virtual machines.
  • Obtain, run, and manage simple, lightweight services as containers on a single Red Hat Enterprise Linux server.

This course is geared toward Windows system administrators, network administrators, and other system administrators who are interested in supplementing current skills or backstopping other team members, in addition to Linux system administrators who are responsible for these tasks: configuring, installing, upgrading, and maintaining Linux systems using established standards and procedures, providing operational support, managing systems for monitoring system performance and availability, and writing and deploying scripts for task automation and system administration

Prerequisite Knowledge:

This course is the second part of the RHCSA training track for IT professionals who have taken Red Hat System Administration 1 (RH124).

There is no certification associated with this class at this time.