Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration

Duration : 5 Days (40 Hours)

Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration Course Overview:

This advanced-level course offers candidates in-depth, hands-on experience, focusing on high-level system administration tasks. It serves as a refinement and extension of the skills acquired in the Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration course. The training provides valuable exposure to complex system administration tasks, further honing the participants’ expertise in Oracle Solaris 11.

Intended Audience:

  1. Experienced system administrators
  2. IT professionals
  3. System architects and engineers
  4. Technical consultants
  5. Advanced users and power users
  6. IT managers and team leaders
  7. Professionals preparing for certification
  8. Individuals seeking to enhance expertise
  9. System integrators and developers
  10. Anyone interested in advanced system administration.

Learning Objectives of Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration:

After the training, participants can perform the following advanced-level tasks:

  • Use the Automated Installer for setting up Oracle Solaris 11
  • Package management with the help of IPS, i.e. Image Packaging System
  • Configuration of IP multipathing
  • Setting up virtual networks and zones

Participants obtain skills like managing processes, using privileges for securing system access, auditing, and evaluating system resources. You additionally gain expertise in effectively troubleshooting system failures. The training teaches candidates how to:

  • Manage packages efficiently and rapidly
  • Control business application data by using ZFS
  • Setup OS on various hosts using AI
  • Configure traffic and network failover
  • Handle services, as well as service properties
  • Course Goals
  • Course Agenda
  • Introductions
  • Your Learning Center
  • Your Lab Environment
  • Describe the advanced features of SMF
  • Configure SMF services
  • Troubleshoot SMF services
  • Describe Image Packaging System (IPS)
  • Configure a local IPS package repository
  • Plan for data storage configuration and backup
  • Manage data redundancy with mirrored storage pools
  • Back up and restore data with ZFS snapshots
  • Manage data storage space with ZFS file system properties
  • Troubleshoot ZFS failures
  • Configuring virtual switches
  • Configure link aggregation for high performance
  • Configure IPMP for IP high availability
  • Configure Packet Filter to control network access
  • Configure Network File System (NFS)
  • Configure a Domain Name System (DNS) Client
  • Configure a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) Client
  • Explaining the fundamentals of Oracle Solaris 11 zones
  • Manage system resources in a zone
  • Migrating Oracle Solaris 10 systems
  • Configure kernel Zones
  • Administer unified archives
  • Implement user privileges and roles
  • Manage privileges
  • Manage user rights
  • Verify file integrity by using BART
  • Monitor the audit service
  • Assess the compliance of an Oracle Solaris system
  • Implement process execution in an appropriate scheduling class
  • Manage process scheduling priority
  • Configure Fair Share Scheduler (FSS)
  • Manage the scheduling class of zones
  • Introduce the Automated Installer
  • Configure the AI install server
  • Configure the AI client
  • Build an Oracle Solaris image
  • Monitor system logs
  • Identify a crash dump file
  • Identify a core dump file
  • Troubleshoot a script execution issue
  • Troubleshoot a software update failure
  • Troubleshoot a network connectivity issue
  • Troubleshoot a directory access issue
  • Troubleshoot a default shell issue
  • Explain Oracle Compute Cloud service
  • Subscribe to Oracle Compute Cloud service
  • Create an Oracle Solaris Instance on the cloud
  • Create an SSH-enabled user on an Oracle Solaris instance
  • Create a virtualized topology using Orchestration JSONs

Oracle Solaris 11 Advanced System Administration Course Prerequisites:

  • Experience with Oracle Solaris Zones
  • Knowledge of the ZFS file system
  • Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration

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  • Team building
  • Immediate application

Training Exclusives

This course comes with following benefits:

  • Practice Labs.
  • Get Trained by Certified Trainers.
  • Access to the recordings of your class sessions for 90 days.
  • Digital courseware
  • Experience 24*7 learner support.

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