UNIX and Linux Essentials

Duration : 3 Days (24 Hours)

UNIX and Linux Essentials Course Overview:

The UNIX and Linux Essentials certification is a validation of one’s knowledge and skills in UNIX and Linux operating systems. It covers fundamental concepts, including system architecture, file systems, user interfaces, and scripting. This certification provides recognition for professionals who can operate, administer, and troubleshoot these systems.

Industries rely on UNIX and Linux for their reliability, scalability, and robust security. As a result, these essentials certifications play a vital role in maintaining such systems. They establish a strong foundation for professionals seeking to work with Linux servers, cloud computing, or cybersecurity, thereby enhancing the overall performance and efficiency of a company’s IT infrastructure.

Intended Audience:

  •  IT professionals seeking foundational knowledge in UNIX and Linux operating systems
  • System administrators who manage UNIX/Linux servers
  • Developers working on UNIX/Linux based platforms
  • Database administrators working in UNIX/Linux environments
  • Network engineers operating in UNIX/Linux networks
  • Technical support specialists offering UNIX/Linux troubleshooting services
  • Beginners or students aiming for a career in UNIX/Linux administration.

Learning Objectives of UNIX and Linux Essentials:

The objective of the UNIX and Linux Essentials course is to provide students with fundamental knowledge and understanding of UNIX and Linux operating systems. They will learn basic commands for file and folder handling, process management, and permission control. The course aims to enable students to perform tasks such as file manipulation, text processing, and job control in a UNIX or Linux environment. Other objectives include understanding the role of the shell in the UNIX system and learning about shell scripting for task automation. By the end of the course, students will be proficient in performing administrative tasks and troubleshooting in UNIX and Linux systems.

 Module 1: Introduction to UNIX and Linux Environments
  • Overview of the UNIX and Linux Operating Systems
  • Executing Commands from the Command Line
  • Determining Where You Are in the Directory Structure
  • Viewing File Content
  • Copying Files and Directories
  • Creating and Removing Files and Directories
  • Searching Files and Directories
  • Introducing the vim editor
  • Modifying Files with the vim editor
  • Using Shell Expansion
  • Using Variables in the Bash Shell
  • Displaying the Command History
  • Redirecting Commands
  • Working with User Initialization Files
  • Viewing File and Directory Permissions
  • Changing Ownership and Permissions
  • Modifying Default Permissions
  • System Processes Overview
  • Managing Processes
  • Using Advanced Shell Features
  • Creating and Editing Shell Scripts
  • Archiving and Retrieving Files and Directories
  • Compressing, Viewing, and Uncompressing Files and Directories
  • Establishing Remote Connections and Performing File Transfers
  • Introducing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure as a Service
  • Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Concepts
  • Describing Oracle IaaS Deployment Solutions and Services
  • Launching Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Services

UNIX and Linux Essentials Course Prerequisites:

• Basic understanding of IT concepts
• Knowledge of computer networking
• Familiarity with operating systems principles
• Experience with computer hardware
• Comfortable using command line interface
• Good problem-solving skills
• No specific certifications required, but prior IT training beneficial.

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  • Access to the recordings of your class sessions for 90 days.
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