Live Chat
Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm EST Chat Now
Contact Us
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm EST 1-800-268-7737 Other Contact Options

Cart () Loading...

    • Quantity:
    • Delivery:
    • Dates:
    • Location:


Linux System Administration I - Implementation

GK# 720790 Vendor# LX03W0G

Course Overview


In this course, experienced Linux users will learn about the techniques, methods, and policies that are used in Linux system administration.


  • Delivery Format:
  • Date:
  • Location:
  • Access Period:


What You'll Learn

  • Install Linux from a network install server, setup network install servers, and perform automated installs
  • Manage system and services startup and shutdown
  • Select and use system administration tools when appropriate
  • Configure and manage printers
  • Use packaging tools to create, install, and de-install packages
  • Configure and manage the X Window System and VNC
  • Manage logging
  • Manage kernel services and configure the kernel
  • Manage devices
  • Manage hard disks, partitions, Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID), and Logical Volume Management (LVM)
  • Create and manage file systems and file system quota
  • Perform memory management
  • Use scheduling tools
  • Create and restore backups
  • Perform user administration
  • Apply user-level security
  • Troubleshoot Linux problems


Viewing outline for:

On-Demand Outline


1. Introduction

2. Advanced Linux Installation
• Demo/simulation: Advanced Linux installation

3. Startup and Shutdown
• Demo/simulation: Startup and shutdown

4. System Administration Tools
• Demo/simulation: System administration tools

5. Package Management
• Demo/simulation: Packaging tools

6. X Window System and VNC
• Demo/simulation: X Window System and VNC

7. Logging
• Demo/simulation: Logging

8. Kernel Services and Kernel Configuration
• Demo/simulation: Kernel services and kernel configuration

9. Device Management
• Demo/simulation: Device management

10. Disk Management, RAID, and LVM
• Demo/simulation: Disk management, LVM, and RAID

11. File Systems and File System Quota
• Demo/simulation: File systems

12. Memory Management
• Demo/simulation: Memory management

13. Scheduling
• Demo/simulation: Scheduling

14. Backup and Restore
• Demo/simulation: Backup and restore

15. User Administration
• Demo/simulation: User administration

16. User-Level Security
• Demo/simulation: User-level security

17. Troubleshooting
• Demo/simulation: Troubleshooting


  • Have attended IBM Linux course: Linux Basics and Installation (LX02G)
  • Practical experience in running Linux as a user

Who Should Attend


Experienced Linux users who want to become administrators of one or more Linux servers

Training Exclusives

This course comes with the following benefits:

  • Digital courseware
Learn More
Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:


Train at your own pace with 24/7 access to courses that help you acquire must-have technology skills.

Request this course in a different delivery format.