Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS)

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS) Certification Training Course Overview

Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS) course will help students to gain skills in the core knowledge required to work as a Linux system administrator in a professional setup. In this course, students will be taught how to configure, manage and upgrade systems running on any of the three Linux distribution families: SUSE, Red Hat, or Ubuntu/Debian. Students will also learn to employ various tools and techniques for building and managing an enterprise Linux infrastructure.

Audience:

This course is designed for System administrators and users who already have at least some basic understanding of Linux or another UNIX-based operating system. This course is also recommended for those who are looking to gain practical knowledge in the field of system administration in enterprise environments.

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Course Modules

Module 1: Essential Commands
  • Log into local & remote graphical and text mode consoles
  • Search for files
  • Evaluate and compare the basic file system features and options
  • Compare and manipulate file content
  • Use input-output redirection (e.g. >, >>, |, 2>)
  • Analyze text using basic regular expressions
  • Archive, backup, compress, unpack, and uncompress files
  • Create, delete, copy, and move files and directories
  • Create and manage hard and soft links
  • List, set, and change standard file permissions
  • Read, and use system documentation
  • Manage access to the root account
Module 2: Operation of Running Systems
  • Boot, reboot, and shut down a system safely
  • Boot or change system into different operating modes
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot bootloaders
  • Diagnose and manage processes
  • Locate and analyze system log files
  • Schedule tasks to run at a set date and time
  • Verify completion of scheduled jobs
  • Update software to provide required functionality and security
  • Verify the integrity and availability of resources
  • Verify the integrity and availability of key processes
  • Change kernel runtime parameters, persistent and non-persistent
  • Use scripting to automate system maintenance tasks
  • Manage the startup process and services (In Services Configuration)
  • List and identify SELinux/AppArmor file and process contexts
  • Manage Software
  • Identify the component of a Linux distribution that a file belongs to
Module 3: User and Group Management
  • Create, delete, and modify local user accounts
  • Create, delete, and modify local groups and group memberships
  • Manage system-wide environment profiles
  • Manage template user environment
  • Configure user resource limits
  • Manage user privileges
  • Configure PAM
Module 4: Networking
  • Configure networking and hostname resolution statically or dynamically
  • Configure network services to start automatically at boot
  • Implement packet filtering
  • Start, stop, and check the status of network services
  • Statically route IP traffic
  • Synchronize time using other network peers
Module 5: Service Configuration
  • Configure a caching DNS server
  • Maintain a DNS zone
  • Configure email aliases
  • Configure SSH servers and clients
  • Restrict access to the HTTP proxy server
  • Configure an IMAP and IMAPS service
  • Query and modify the behavior of system services at various operating modes
  • Configure an HTTP server
  • Configure HTTP server log files
  • Configure a database server
  • Restrict access to a web page
  • Manage and configure containers
  • Manage and configure Virtual Machines
Module 6: Storage Management
  • List, create, delete, and modify physical storage partitions
  • Manage and configure LVM storage
  • Create and configure encrypted storage
  • Configure systems to mount file systems at or during boot
  • Configure and manage swap space
  • Create and manage RAID devices
  • Configure systems to mount file systems on demand
  • Create, manage and diagnose advanced file system permissions
  • Setup user and group disk quotas for filesystems
  • Create and configure file systems
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Course Prerequisites
  • Basic Computer Knowledge.

Upon Completion of this Course, you will accomplish following:

  • Managing startup and shut down processes in Linux.
  • Organization of Linux Filesystem and its key directories.
  • Configuration of Linux kernel and working with kernel modules.
  • Formatting and partitioning disks.
  • Creating formatting, mounting, swapping and repairing file systems and virtual file systems in Linux.
  • Logical volume Management and working with RAID.
  • Creating, monitoring, prioritizing and limiting processes in Linux.
  • Understand the role and function of package management systems.
  • User and Group Account Management in Linux.
  • Backup and Recovery.
  • Ensuring System Security using Firewall and Networking.