Linux Administration
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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 https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads 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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Course Content

Total learning: / 1 quiz Time: 3 days



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  • Language: English
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