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We needed someone who could fully engage with Ph.D.-level developers...we had no doubt that we’d found the right instructor.

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This course helps you master the tools used by system administrators in enterprise Linux environments, including maintaining software and hardware, updating, configuring, troubleshooting and securing systems, using a variety of Linux enterprise distributions..

Course Description

This hands-on 4-day Linux System Administration course teaches attendees how to administer, configure and upgrade Linux systems running one of the three major Linux distribution families (Red Hat, SUSE, Debian/Ubuntu). Focused on enterprise environments, it provides Linux system administrators with all the tools and concepts needed to efficiently build and manage a production Linux infrastructure. This course presents state-of-the-art techniques used in the industry and applies them in the context of practical labs.

Linux Foundation Certification Preparation

Certified SysAdmin

This course will also teach you the concepts and skills you need to be prepared for the Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator exam. At the conclusion of the course, you will also receive an LFCS exam attempt at no additional cost.

Self-Paced Alternative

LFS201 (Essentials of Linux System Administration) - $499

  • A self-paced 100% online course
  • Full 12 months to complete the course
  • Contains much of the same material as LFS220, but in self-paced format.
Learn More About LFS201

Course Materials

As part of your registration, a printed copy of the course manual will be mailed to you. Expect 3-5 days for US delivery and 7-10 days for international deliveries.

For more details view the Course Outline.

Audience

System administrators and users who already have at least some basic exposure to Linux or another UNIX-based operating system constitute the target audience for this class. Anyone who is looking to acquire practical knowledge in the field of system administration in enterprise environments will save significant time by attending this course. It should also be considered a necessary step to be taken by anyone considering more advanced classes in our System Administration curriculum track. The concepts covered provide important building blocks for anyone looking to attend more advanced classes, in particular LFS230: Linux Network Management.

Prerequisites

Attendees should already have prior exposure to a Linux or UNIX system and practical experience with the command line interface at a level that is equivalent to what is covered in our free LFS101x - Introduction to Linux course (available on edX.org). Basic tools such as text editors, file utilities and basic tasks are assumed to be well-understood prior to this course.

Ways To Train

Event Type: Training Course

Classroom Linux Training [?]

  • Delivered in conveniently located training centers
  • Please check schedule for exact location and duration

Online Linux Training [?]

  • Live instructor-led sessions
  • Presented via screensharing and a conference call line
  • Typically run 9am-5pm US Central unless otherwise stated

On-Site Corporate Linux Training [?]

  • All courses can be delivered at your office for private, on-site training
  • Contact us for more information

Custom Corporate Linux Training [?]

  • All courses can be customized for private, on-site training
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