Red Hat System Administration

1.Red Hat System Administration I

Overview

Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is entry level course for those who want to make a career in full-time red hat system administrators by introducing key command line concepts and other enterprise-level tools. After taking this course student will be able to do tasks such as lab-based knowledge checks, facilitative discussions to ensure maximum skill transfer and retention, installation, establish network connectivity, manage physical storage and perform basic security administration.

Course Objectives

  • Introduction to the command line
  • Managing physical storage
  • Learning how to install and configure software components and services
  • Establishing network connections and firewall access
  • Monitoring and managing processes
  • Managing and securing files
  • Administrating users and groups
  • Accessing Linux file systems
  • Installing and using virtualized systems
  • Reviewing the system log files and journal

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH124 Red Hat System Administration I EX200 7 5

Target Audience

This course is designed for IT professionals who are new to Linux Administration and require core Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills to perform administration tasks that will be encountered in the workplace.

 

2.Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam

Overview

Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam (RH135) is made for IT professionals working to become full-time Enterprise Linux system administrators and is a follow up to red hat system administration I and continues to use today’s best-of-breed, contemporary teaching methodology.

Building on the principle of command line skills covered in red hat system administration I, it will take deeper into Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) to broaden toolkits for administration skills.

By the end of this course, students will have the ability to administer and troubleshoot file systems and partitioning, logical volume management, access control, and package management. Students who completed Red Hat System Administration I & II will be ready to take the Red Hat Certified System Administration (RHCSA) exam.

Course Objectives

  • Network configuration and troubleshooting
  • Managing file systems and logical volumes
  • Controlling user and file access
  • Installing and managing services and processes
  • Essential command line operations
  • Troubleshooting

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH135 Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam EX200 7 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)

 

3.Red Hat System Administration III with RHCSA and RHCE

Overview

Red Hat System Administration III with RHCE Exam is made for veteran Linux administrators who need networking and security administration skills. With a huge focus on practical, hands-on labs, this course is tightly aligned with experienced Linux administrators ‘job tasks and the skills needed for career advancement.

The focus is put on boosting the students’ automation skills to securely configure, deploy, and manage network services, including DNS, Apache, SMTP, and network file sharing. Additionally, this course emphasizes security, including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls, and SELinux.

At the finish of RH255 course, students will already be knowledgeable about the RHCSA administration skills and can have exposure to all competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams. This class includes the RHCSA and the RHCE exams.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular  (days) Fast Track (days)
RH255 Red Hat System Administration III with RHCSA and RHCE Exam EX300 7 5

Course Prerequisites

  • RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH200) or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Equivalent experience to the RHCSA Rapid Track Course

4.Red Hat System Administration II

Overview

Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) is specifically designed for students who have completed Red Hat System Administration I (RH124). This course focuses on the key tasks needed to become a full time Linux administrator.

Students will be taught more advanced administrative topics, such as storage management using LVM, SELinux management, and automated installation. RH134 goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewalling, and troubleshooting. After completing both Red Hat System Administration, I and Red Hat System Administration II can help to prepare for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam (EX200).

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH134 Red Hat System Administration II EX200 7 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)

 

5.Red Hat System Administration III 

Overview

Red Hat System Administration III (RH254) is made for experienced Linux administrators who require networking and security administration skills. Focus is on enhancing the students’ automation skills to securely configure, deploy and manage network services including DNS, Apache, SMTP and network file sharing. Additionally, this course emphasizes security including monitoring, packet filtering, access controls and SELinux. At the completion of the course, students already knowledgeable about the RHCT/RHCSA administration skills can have exposure all or any competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH254 Red Hat System Administration III EX300 7 4

Course Prerequisites

  • RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH200) or Red Hat System Administration I & II
  • Equivalent experience to the RHCSA Rapid Track Course
  • Skills required to earn an RHCT/RHCSA certification
RHCSA Rapid Track

Overview

RH199 course relates to RHEL 7 and is for candidates who have considerable experience with Linux administration. This course reviews the tasks covered in RH124 and RH134 at an accelerated pace. After completing this course, students will have acquired the technical skill sets required to become accredited with the RHCSA certification.

At a glance

Course  Course Name Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH199 RHCSA Rapid Track 6 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Redhat System Administration I & II (RH 124 & RH 134)
Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA)

Overview

RHCSA Certification training aims to impart core skills and expertise in administering Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 environments. To successfully administer Linux deployments on RHEL 7, candidates need to pass Red Hat Certified System Administrator certification exam EX200. This RHCSA training course will cover fundamentals of Linux administration including basic shell commands, managing users, and setting passwords. It will also encompass file management using stream editor and locating files. RHCSA Course traverses through system management, storage management, security, server management, network services and virtual machines.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
RH124 Red Hat System Administration I EX200 7 5
RH135 Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam EX200 7 4
Total     9 14

Course Prerequisites

  • Previous operating system administration experience will be helpful but optional.
Red Hat Certified Architect

Overview

A Red Hat Certified Architect is generally a Red Hat Certified Engineer who has got Red Hat’s highest level of certification. An RHCA professional should qualify the following Red Hat Certificates of Expertise:

  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Deployment and Systems Management
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Security: Network Services or Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Server Hardening
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Performance Tuning
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Directory Services and Authentication or Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator
  • Red Hat Certificate of Expertise in Clustering and Storage Management

At a Glance

Course  Course Name Exam  Duration (days)
RH401 Red Hat Enterprise Deployment and System Management EX401 4
RH436 Red Hat Enterprise Clustering and Storage Management (RH436) EX436 4
RH442 Red Hat Enterprise Performance Tuning (RH442) EX442 4
Total     12

Course Prerequisites

  • An RHCE certification or equivalent experience.
  • An RHCE is required to take the exam (EX401) or have to purchase a version of this course that includes the exam.
Red Hat OpenStack

1.Red Hat OpenStack Administration II 

Overview

This course (CL210 course) imparts training on configuration, operations, maintenance and management of Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8. This course encompasses the core services of OpenStack including networking (Neutron), identity (Keystone), image (Glance), compute and controller (Nova), block storage (Cinder), and dashboard (Horizon).

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam  Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
CL210 Red Hat OpenStack Administration II EX210 7 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) in Red Hat Enterprise Linux certification or equivalent experience

2.Red Hat OpenStack Administration III: Networking & Foundations of NFV

Overview

This course offers core skills and knowledge on using the distributed storage capabilities of Ceph Storage and the networking features of OpenStack Neutron. Experienced Linux Administrators will learn to configure a Ceph environment and install it as a backend for OpenStack. Participants will also gain essential skills to set up and implement the advanced functionalities of OpenStack Neutron.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Exam Regular Fast Track (days)
CL310 Red Hat OpenStack Administration III: Networking & Foundations of NFV EX310 5 4

Course Prerequisites

  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) certification or equivalent experience
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator in Red Hat OpenStack certification or equivalent experience
  • Red Hat OpenStack Administration (CL210) course 
RedHat JBoss

1.Red Hat JBoss Application Administration I 

Overview

This training teaches participants to successfully install and configure its Enterprise Application Platform 6. The course teaches real world tactics and essentials of deploying and managing applications effectively on JBoss Platform.

At a Glance

Course Course Name Duration (days)
JB348 Red Hat JBoss Application Administration I 5

 Course Prerequisites

  • Base experience with system administration on Microsoft Windows, UNIX/ Linux operating systems
  • Understanding of hardware and networking
  • No prior knowledge of Java, scripting, or JBoss Developer Studio required

 

2.Red Hat JBoss Application Administration II

Overview

This course offers necessary skills to experienced system administrators for deploying and managing Red Hat JBoss EAP 6 on a large scale in complex production environments. The lab intensive training of this JBoss EAP 6 will equip professionals with core skills to perform advanced operations and functions in a JBoss deployment. This is a follow on training program for JBoss Application Administration I.

At a Glance

Course  Course Name Duration (days)
JB348 Red Hat JBoss Application Administration II 4

Course Prerequisites

JBoss Application Administration I (JB248) (highly recommended)

  • JBoss Certified Application Administrator (JBCAA) Enterprise Application Platform 6 status is recommended but not required; students should at least be able to accomplish the tasks associated with the JBCAA EAP 6 exam (EX248).
Shell Scripting
  1. Python

Overview

Python Scripting is one of the easy languages to learn and is widely used from individuals to big organizations such as Google. This Python training starts with the basic syntax of Python and continues to small GUI programs. You will learn Python data types such as Tuples and Dictionaries, Looping, Functions and I/O handling. Python training will also give you an overview of Object Oriented Programming and Graphical application development. Python Scripting course will explain some basics modules and their usage. At the end of the Python Scripting Training, individuals will have the skills to grow in Web-Development, GUI Application Programming, Game Development and writing powerful scripts for System Administration.

At a Glance

Course Name Regular  Fast Track (days)
Python 6 3

Course Prerequisites

  • Regular: Any candidate with basic knowledge of computer and networking, no prior knowledge of the Python programming language is necessary
  • Fast Track: Candidate with basic knowledge of any programming language.

 2.Bash Shell Scripting 

Overview

This training allows professionals to drive more power from a Linux operating system. Shell scripts combine to act as batch files, and are used for customization, automation, enhancement of performance and remote task management. Learn to create and debug complex scripts to automate operations and ease out your Linux administration load.

Shell Scripts are supported by Unix and Linux OS. Bash Shell Scripting course will greatly enhance your skills and capabilities as a Linux power user. Bash Shell Scripting course is for professionals who have working knowledge of Linux or equivalent experience.

At a Glance

Course Name Regular Fast Track (days)
Bash Shell Scripting 6 5

 Course Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of computer and networking

3.Advance Bash Shell Scripting 

Overview

Advance Bash Shell Scripting course provides advanced level skills to help Linux users increase their performance using shell scripts. Students will learn how to create, debug, and read complex Bash shell scripts to customize their Linux enterprise systems. This advanced training will help build the requisite expertise through shell scripting to manage, operate and maintain an enterprise network using Linux/Unix.

At a Glance 

Course Name Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
Advance Bash Shell Scripting 7 5

Course Prerequisites

Any candidate with basic knowledge of Linux and Bash Shell Scripting

4.Perl 

Overview

Perl training course that focuses on fundamental concepts of the Perl programming language. Perl scripting training is intended for individuals who want to understand how to fully use the features of the Perl programming language in Web application development, database interaction and system administration. These specialized Web language skills such as writing CGI scripts can help you build a career in Web development and technologies.

At a Glance

Course Name Exam Duration (days)
Perl 1D0-437 5

Course Prerequisites

  • Regular:Any candidate with basic knowledge of computer and networking, No prior knowledge of the Perl programming language is necessary.
LPI

1.LPI-1

Overview

This course will validate your ability to perform maintenance tasks with the command line, install & configure a computer running Linux and be able to configure basic networking. A candidate while taking two exams – LX0-101 and LX0-102 of CompTIA Linux+ powered by LPI, can choose to have their exam record forwarded to the LPI. This enables candidates to become certified in LPIC-1 as well and under the partnership agreement between Novell and LPI, those Linux professionals who have earned their LPIC-1 status will also have satisfied the requirements for the Novell Certified Linux Administrator (CLA) certification.

At a Glance

Course Name Exam  Duration (days)
LPI-1 101 10
LPI-1 102 10

 Course prerequisites

  • No prerequisites.

2.LPI-2

Overview

This certification will validate you to administer small to medium–sized mixed Linux networks. After completing this course, students will be able to: create and remove logical volumes, volume groups, and physical volumes, configure BIND to function as a caching-only DNS server and install a proxy server, including access policies, authentication and resource usage.

At a Glance

Course Name Exam  Duration (days)
LPI-2 201 6
LPI-2 202 6

Prerequisites

  •  No prerequisites
  1. LPI-3

Overview

This course is for experienced Linux professionals. This is the highest Linux certification in the IT industry. The courseware has been specifically designed under the guidance of Linux veterans and biggest IT companies in the world. The LPI-3 training program from Koenig develops troubleshooting, authentication, capacity planning and network integration skills required for clearing this Linux certification.

At a Glance

Course Name Exam Regular Fast Track (days)
LPI-3 300 9 6

 Course Prerequisites

  • Active LPIC-2 certification to receive LPIC-3 certification, but the LPIC-2 and LPIC-3 exams may be taken in any order
Puppet

1.Puppet for System Administrators

Overview 

Puppet certification educates students about the excellent approaches to manage infrastructure with the help of Puppet IT automation software, which would help in maximizing the advantages of the Puppet Module Architecture. The aim of this Puppet training is to make students deploy basic system configurations with the help of excellent approaches for Puppet in a Master-Client setup.

At a Glance

Course Name Duration (days)
Puppet for System Administrators 3

Course Prerequisites

This course has no prerequisites, but to complete the course successfully attendees need to have at least the equivalent experience of a junior Unix/Linux administrator.

 

2.Puppet Practitioner

Overview

This course makes students learn multiple ways to accomplish tasks in Puppet and sharpen their skills to choose the most appropriate option for a given situation. Students are able to develop their skills to design and build modules and extend modules from the Forge. They even get a knowledge of best practices for implementing Roles & Profiles in their infrastructure. After completing this course, participants are able to exhibit a mastery of the Puppet DSL and problem-solving techniques. At last the course leaves them with a better understanding of Puppet Best Practices.

At a Glance

Course Name Exam  Duration (days)
Puppet Practitioner PPT204 3

Course Prerequisites

Basic to intermediate level knowledge of any Linux OS.

 

3.Configuration Management with Puppet (DO405)

Overview

This course will cover contextual analyses including Red Hat items that utilization Puppet: Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform and Red Hat Satellite. Key Puppet ideas will be presented, including dialect builds, modules, classes, and assets. This course will cover the sending of Puppet server on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and the arrangement of Puppet as a customer.

 At a glance 

Course Course Name Duration (days)
DO405 Configuration Management with Puppet (DO405) 4

Course Prerequisites

Should have a Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) affirmation or have comparable experience

Ubuntu

1.Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop Administration

Overview

What makes Ubuntu highly preferable for business computing is the ability to scale desktop infrastructure without shooting costs. Now free yourself from the endless cycle of Windows upgrades, without even caring for subscription charges or license fees.

With Ubuntu 12.04, save not only on subscription and licensing, but also on maintenance costs. No need for expensive antivirus installations since Ubuntu is completely free of viruses. Ubuntu comes loaded with abundance of free apps which work well with your desktop, printers, smart phones, cameras, and music players.

At a Glance 

 Course Name Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop Administration 3 2

Course Prerequisites

Basic knowledge of computer

2.Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Server Administration

Overview

Ubuntu 14.04 Server Administration course permits server administrators to handle their data center resources competently. Ubuntu provides a variety of benefits: no license fees or subscription charges for users. It has highly streamlined and efficient infrastructure that helps experts deliver more services consuming fewer computing power and resources. This training provides server experts with core knowledge and skills on administrating various services: DHCP, DNS, among others which are operating in their business environments. With free access and upgrades to thousands of latest applications, selecting Ubuntu Server is a harmless bet for any business setup.

This Server enables you to bring the best out of open source and assist your business strategy to grow in concert with some of the most successful organizations in the world.

At a Glance

Course Name Regular (days) Fast Track (days)
Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS Server Administration 7 5

Course Prerequisites

Basic to intermediate level knowledge of any Linux OS.

 

3.Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server Administration

Overview

Ubuntu 16.04 Server Administration course allows server administrators to manage their data center resources proficiently. Ubuntu has highly streamlined and efficient infrastructure that supports experts provide more services thereby consuming less computing power and resources. The emphasis is on what administrators will need to know to perform key server support and management tasks. With free access and upgrades to thousands of latest applications, selecting Ubuntu Server is a harmless bet for any business setup.

At a Glance

Course Name Duration (days)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Server Administration 6

Course Prerequisites

  • Basic to intermediate level knowledge of any Linux OS.