Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration for Experienced UNIX/Linux Administrators

Duration : 5 Days (40 Hours)

Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration for Experienced UNIX/Linux Administrators Course Overview:

This course is tailored for experienced AIX/HP-UX/Linux administrators tasked with proficiently implementing, deploying, and managing Solaris 11 in data centers. Through hands-on practice, participants gain application-level expertise in Solaris 11 administration. Completion equips students to leverage key features and technologies, comprehend advantages, manage system software via IPS, and administer services using SMF.

Intended Audience:

  1. Experienced UNIX/Linux administrators
  2. System administrators with prior knowledge of UNIX/Linux operating systems
  3. IT professionals with expertise in other UNIX/Linux distributions looking to transition to Oracle Solaris 11
  4. System engineers and architects experienced in UNIX/Linux environments
  5. Technical professionals aiming to expand their skills to include Oracle Solaris 11 administration
  6. IT personnel familiar with UNIX/Linux concepts and administration techniques who want to learn about Oracle Solaris 11-specific features and best practices
  7. Professionals seeking to enhance their career opportunities by gaining proficiency in Oracle Solaris 11 system administration.

Learning Objectives of Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration for Experienced UNIX/Linux Administrators:

  • Administer System Software employing IPS
  • Administer Services employing SMF
  • Manage ZFS
  • Install the Solaris 11 OS
  • Build Solaris Zones
  • Administer User Accounts
  • Configure the Network
  • Examine System Resources

 Module 1: Administering System Software Using IPS

  • Explain the various platforms Oracle Solaris supports
  • Explain the role of IPS in administering system software
  • Use IPS to Update the Oracle Solaris 11 operating system
  • Upgrade Oracle Solaris 11 to Oracle Solaris 11.1 using IPS
  • Configure a local IPS package repository
  • Configure network client access to the local IPS server
  • Administer software packages using CLI and Package Manager
  • Administer boot environments

 Module 2: Administering Services Using SMF

  • Explain the role of SMF in administering services
  • Configure SMF services
  • Administer SMF services
  • Control SMF services
  • Troubleshoot SMF services

 Module 3: Administering ZFS

  • Explain the role of ZFS in data management
  • Administer ZFS storage pools
  • Administer ZFS file systems
  • Manage data redundancy with mirrored storage pools
  • Administer ZFS snapshots and clones
  • Secure ZFS file systems
  • Troubleshoot ZFS failures

 Module 4: Configuring the Network

  • Explain the fundamentals of networking in Oracle Solaris 11
  • Configure a network interface
  • Implement network virtualization
  • Configure network high availability
  • Implement resource management
  • Secure the network

 Module 5: Administering User Accounts

  • Configure user accounts
  • Manage user initialization files
  • Configure user disk quotas using the ZFS quota property
  • Administer Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

 Module 6: Configuring Oracle Solaris Zones

  • Explain the fundamentals of Oracle Solaris Zones
  • Configure an Oracle Solaris Zone
  • Determine an Oracle Solaris Zone configuration
  • Administer an Oracle Solaris Zone
  • Manage system resources in a zone
  • Manage the scheduling class of zones
  • Secure Oracle Solaris Zones

 Module 7: Installing the Oracle Solaris 11 Operating System

  • Identify the key requirements and guidelines for installing Oracle Solaris 11
  • Install Oracle Solaris 11 using the Live Media and Text Installer
  • Install the Oracle Solaris 11 operating system on multiple hosts using the Automated Installer
  • Verify the operating system installation

 Module 8: Monitoring System Resources

  • Describe the role of the various observability tools in monitoring system resources
  • Explain the importance of mdb and DTrace in debugging system issues

Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration for Experienced UNIX/Linux Administrators Course Prerequisites:

  • Basic Computer Knowledge.

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