Linux Administration

Linux Administration
  • Soujanya
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This Linux Administration course, teaches most sought operations skills needed by developer, tester, administrator and end user on Ubuntu and Centos as a case study. This course will improve the overall productivity in one’s days job where participants will learn all the administrative and maintenance technique.  This is a demonstration based session that is interactive and targeted for all the groups who would want be aware on Linux services and ops side of the Linux.


3 days 0r 24 hours

Course objectives:

  • Understand the Basic installation and bring up Linux
  • Understand the file management in Linux
  • Linux startup techniques and troubleshooting techniques
  • Service configurations like NFS, FTP, XINETD, TCP WRAPPER
  • Learn to configure, LVM Troubleshoot and test
  • Learn to use RPM and package management
  • Backup and recovery, SAMBA, APACHE SQID, RAID LEVELS
  • Linux Security and hardening techniques

Target audience:

Experienced C programmers and developers intending to explore How Linux can be used is real time and embedded environment


  • Good knowledge of basic Linux Concepts as end user prospective
  • Hands on awareness of core UNIX/Linux commands, filters, and
  • Should be well versed with editors like vim/nano/emacs

Lab requirements:

  • An internet ready laptop/workstation with high-end configuration (Intel Core i5 or above with at least 4 GB of RAM) is recommended, with windows or macOS with pdf readers,
  • Latest Virtual Box preferred to be pre-Installed on their respective OS. One can visit and choose their HOST(OS) specific package.
  • Participants must ensure that at least 40/60 GB of free disk-space is available on their laptops/workstations – as this is required for installing a pre-configured Linux setup as a Virtual Box appliance for hands-on practice session in this training program
  • The speaker/trainer would carry the preinstalled Linux disk image
  • Participants can also choose to work on an existing Linux environment accessible to them with support for root access and ability to fully customize their existing setup and reboot them.
  • Whiteboard, markers and scribble pads + pens for participants.
  • A high-resolution (1024×768 or above) LCD Projector with support to connect to trainer’s laptop (Apple MacBookPro/Win/Linux).
  • Whiteboard + Markers

Detailed Coverage:

  • Linux basic concepts & installations
  • Installation in Standalone Machine
  • Installation through NFS
  • Installation through FTP
  • Installation through HTTP
  • Installation through KICKSTART
  • File System Management
  • Creation of File Systems
  • Understanding EXT2, EXT3& EXT4 File Systems
  • Converting Ext2 to Ext3 file systems
  • Reverting back from Ext3 to Ext2 files systems
  • Understanding fdisk,e2label, mount, umount commands
  • Understanding fstab and mtab files
  • Troubleshooting
  • User management :
  • Understanding different types of groups and creation of groups
  • Creation of users in different groups
  • Understanding Passwd, Shadow Files
  • Understanding passwd aging
  • Creation of quotas for users, groups and file systems
  • Understanding users security files
  • The different commands for Monitoring the users
  • Troubleshooting
  • Run levels :
  • Understanding the different types of run-levels
  • Understanding different types of shutdown commands
  • Understanding run control scripts
  • Understanding the different types
  • Network file system (NFS)
  • Understanding NFS server and NFS clients
  • Understanding daemons and files in NFS of boot phases
  • Configuring NFS server and different NFS clients
  • Configuration of autofs, NFS security
  • File transfer protocol
  • Understanding the features and advantages of FTP server
  • Configuring FTP server and FTP clients
  • Configuring FTP server for anonymous and real users with download and upload permissions
  • Configuring FTP user access, FTP security
  • Understanding FTP Basic Commands
  • Configuring of anonymous FTP Server
  • Understanding xinetd based and non xinetd based services
  • Configuring xinetd based services
  • Xinetd security
  • Understanding TCP WRAPPER
  • Configuring TCP WRAPPER for services
  • Domain naming service :
  • Understanding DNS service and different types of DNS servers
  • Configuring DNS (master) DNS (Slave)
  • Understanding & Configuring forward (DNS) and cache (DNS) of boot phases
  • Understanding different types of files when the system is booting
  • Troubleshooting
  • Logical volume manager (LVM) :
  • Creation of file systems and converting into LVM
  • Creation of physical partitions
  • Creation of volume groups
  • Creation of logical partitions
  • Extending the volume group
  • Extending the logical partitions
  • Package Manager (RPM)
  • Understanding the features and advantages of RPM
  • Installation of RPM packages
  • Upgradation of RPM
  • Verification of RPM
  • Querying and Trubleshooting
  • Backup and recovery
  • Understanding different types of file system backup
  • Understanding different types of files backups
  • Understanding different types of file system backups
  • Understanding different types of dump levels
  • Understanding monthly, weekly, daily backups
  • Different types of backup strategies
  • Automation of jobs :
  • At Jobs . Cron Jobs
  • Network information service:
  • Understanding NIS and daemons at NIS (Server, Slave and Clients)
  • Configuring NIS (master), NIS (slave) and NIS clients in heterogeneous environments
  • Integrating NIS (master and slave) with NFS Server
  • Dynamic host configuration protocol :
  • Understanding DHCP
  • Configuring DHCP server for different DHCP clients
  • Understanding APACHE
  • Configuring APACHE web server with virtual hosting
  • Configuring APACHE web server with IP BASED, HOST BASED and PORT BASED
  • Configuring member logins for APACHE web server
  • Understanding the features and advantages of SAMBA server
  • Configuring SAMBA for heterogeneous environment
  • Sharing the resources between unix to unix using SAMBA
  • Sharing the resources between windows to unix (vice-versa)
  • SAMBA security
  • Understanding SQUID proxy
  • Configuring SQUID proxy with ACL
  • Raid levels
  • Understanding RAID LEVELS
  • Configuring different types of RAID LEVELS (0,1and5)
  • Others
  • Linux Backup Tool, Recovering single / multiple files
  • Linux Networking, Services & Ports
  • Performance Monitoring & Troubleshooting
  • Process Management
  • Linux Security architecture and layers
  • Linux Security and Hardening


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  • Naveen D

    Superb lecturer by the way he really knew his stuff

    Very knowledgeable in the subject . His explanation made things much more clear and precise. The lessons were very interesting. I will recommend this course to others in the future
  • satish M

    I liked how easy flowing and interchanging the course

    The course tutor clearly had in depth knowledge and experience and made great effort to make sure that the course content was understood by everyone attending.
  • Umesh Kumar

    Excellent Training

    Select a good training company like this where u will technically capable of working in corporate biggies. They provide very good real time training on live servers. I enjoyed it !!!!!

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  • Real time virtual classes
  • Pre course reading material
  • Suppliment resources
  • Language: English
  • Certificate of completion

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