Enterprise IT & Linux System Administration Training

Among the chief reasons the adoption of Linux in the server market continues to grow are the total cost of ownership, technical superiority and security. A portion of the growth can also be attributed to Linux’s dominance in emerging cloud infrastructures.

The Linux Foundation recognized that this growth created demand for in-person and online IT training for Linux system administration professionals. Our comprehensive Linux best practices courses are the best way for system administrators to get the advanced Linux system administration training and Linux security training they need to keep their IT infrastructure secure and operating at optimal levels.

Course ID Title Duration
Course ID:LFS101 Introduction to Linux

Linux powers 94% of the world’s supercomputers, most of the servers powering the Internet, the majority of financial trades worldwide and a billion Android devices. In short, Linux is everywhere. It appears in many different architectures, from mainframes to server to desktop to mobile and on a staggeringly wide variety of hardware. This free self-paced course will teach you how to develop a good working knowledge of Linux using both the graphical interface and command line.

Duration:Unlimited
Course ID:LFS151 Introduction to Cloud Infrastructure Technologies

As companies become increasingly dependent on cloud infrastructure to deliver products and services as efficiently as possible, it can be overwhelming to keep up with all the technologies available today. This free, self-paced course will give you a fundamental understanding of today’s top open source cloud technology options.

Duration:Unlimited
Course ID:LFS201 Essentials of System Administration

Linux is the #1 operating system for web servers, cloud computing, smart phones and consumer electronics. Due to its rapid adoption, there's a shortage of Linux system administrators. According to the 2015 Linux Jobs Report, "the unstoppable Linux job market shows no sign of slowing down." The Linux Foundation has created a career entry training and certification path that is 100% online, highly respected and exceptionally affordable.

Duration:1 year access
Course ID:LFS201-Esp Fundamentos de Administración de Sistemas Linux

Linux es el sistema operativo nº. 1 para servidores web, computación en Cloud, smart phones y electrónica de consumo. Debido a su rápida adopción, existe una escasez de administradores de sistemas Linux. Según el Informe laboral de Linux de 2015, "el imparable mercado laboral de Linux no muestra señales de desaceleración". La Fundación Linux ha creado una ruta de capacitación profesional inicial y certificación que está disponible en un 100% en línea, goza de una gran reputación y resulta excepcionalmente asequible.

Duration:1 year access
Course ID:LFS201-Prt Elementos Básicos de Administração de Sistemas

O Linux é o principal sistema operacional para servidores de web, computação em nuvem, smartphones e aparelhos eletrônicos para o consumidor. Por estar sendo adotado com grande velocidade, há uma carência de administradores de sistema Linux. Segundo o Linux Jobs Report de 2015, "o mercado de trabalho com Linux cresce com rapidez e não dá sinais de desaceleração". A Linux Foundation criou um treinamento para iniciar a carreira e um caminho de certificação que é 100% online, muito respeitado e excepcionalmente acessível.

Duration:1 year access
Course ID:LFS211 Linux Networking and Administration

Get the skills you need to get certified and work as a Linux systems engineer. This 100% online self-paced course walks you through everything you need to know to pass the Linux Foundation Certified Engineer exam and advance your IT career in Linux.

Duration:1 Year Access
Course ID:LFS252 OpenStack Administration Fundamentals

OpenStack is growing at an unprecedented rate, and there is incredible demand for individuals who have experience managing this cloud platform. With 40-50 hours of coursework and on-demand labs, this online self-paced training course will teach you everything you need to know to administer private and public clouds with OpenStack.

This course is excellent preparation for the Certified OpenStack Administrator exam from the OpenStack Foundation.

Duration:1 year access
Course ID:LFS300 Fundamentals of Linux

Linux powers 94% of the world’s supercomputers, most of the servers powering the Internet, the majority of financial trades worldwide and a billion Android devices. In short, Linux is everywhere. This instructor-led course will give you a good working knowledge of Linux, from both a graphical and command line perspective, allowing you to easily navigate through any of the major Linux distributions.

Note: This course was formerly LFS102

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS301 Linux System Administration

Linux system administration is one of the most in-demand skills in IT. Whether you're looking for expert test prep for the Linux Foundation Certified System Administration certification, need training to help start a new Linux IT career, transition to Linux from another platform, or you're just brushing up on your sysadmin skills, this course will teach you what you need to know.

Note: This course was formerly LFS220

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS311 Advanced Linux System Administration and Networking

The need for sysadmins with advanced administration and networking skills has never been greater, and competition for people with experience is fierce. Whether you're looking for expert test prep for the Linux Foundation Certified Engineer certification, need training to help transition to Linux from other platforms, or you're just brushing up on these vital admin and networking skills, this course will teach you what you need to know.

Note: This course was formerly LFS230

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS416 Linux Security

Security is always a concern, and with major security holes like Shellshock and Heartbleed being announced regularly, it’s more critical than ever to secure the data you are liable for. This course will walk you through the many risks and threats that exist, show you how to use best practices and other open-source tools to mitigate or counteract those threats, and teach you what you need to know to detect and recover from those attacks that do happen.

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS422 High Availability Linux Architecture

Uptime is critical, and this course will teach you the concepts and tools you need to maintain an extremely high level of availability for you Linux servers, even under heavy load.

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS426 Linux Performance Tuning

Keeping your Linux systems running optimally is a mission-critical function for most Linux IT professionals. This course will teach you the appropriate tools, subsystems, and techniques you need to get the best possible performance out of Linux.

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS430 Linux Enterprise Automation

Automation is essential to running Linux in the enterprise effectively. Automation lets you minimize costs by reducing manual operations, helps ensure compliance across the data center, standardizes your software infrastructure and accelerates deployments for your bare-metal and cloud infrastructures. This course will teach you how to use automation to achieve these outcomes.

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS452 Essentials of OpenStack Administration

OpenStack is growing at an unprecedented rate, and there is high demand for individuals who have experience managing this cloud platform. This course will teach you everything you need to know to create and manage private and public clouds with OpenStack.

Note: This course was formerly LFS520

Duration:4 Days
Course ID:LFS462 Linux KVM Virtualization

KVM is by far the most-used hypervisor in the open-source ecosystem. And as the enterprise continues to adopt virtualization and the cloud, it’s critical for Linux IT professionals to know how to deploy, manage, and troubleshoot KVM. This course will teach you everything you need to know to be able to deploy, administer, and secure KVM.

Note: This course was formerly LFS540

Duration:4 days
Course ID:LFS465 Software Defined Networking with OpenDaylight

This two day course is a condensed and intensive version of our soon to be offered full four-day class.

SDN (Software Defined Networking) abstracts networking infrastructure away from the actual physical equipment. This allows network system administrators to maintain the networking environment across mulitple vendors and hardware, and operating systems and versions.

OpenDaylight is an open networking platform that enables SDN and constructs a solid foundation for NFV (Network Functions Virtualization) for all network sizes.

Duration:2 days