High Availability Linux Architecture (LFS422)

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

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Course Overview

You can’t afford to have mission-critical systems go down, and this course will teach you how to ensure that your servers stand up under even the most intense pressure.

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Developed for some of the largest Linux deployments in the world, this course will teach you:

  • How to create and maintain systems that allow for highly-available applications.
  • The concepts and best practices used to meet security and high availability requirements using the latest hardware technologies.
  • You’ll also become familiar with tools that help you maintain and operate highly-available systems easily.

This course is designed to work with a wide range of Linux distributions, so you will be able to apply these concepts regardless of your distro.

Course Outline

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  1. Introduction
  2. Open Source Software
  3. Why Use Open Source Software?
  4. OSS Licensing and Legal Issues
  5. Linux and the Operating System
  6. Graphical Environments and Interfaces
  7. Getting Help
  8. Text Editors
  9. Shells, bash, and the Command Line
  10. System Components
  11. System Administration
  12. Essential Command Line Tools
  13. Command and Tool Details
  14. Users and Groups
  15. Bash Scripting
  16. Files and Filesystems
  17. Filesystem Layout
  18. Linux Filesystems
  19. Compiling, Linking and Libraries
  20. Java Installation and Environment**
  21. Building RPM and Debian Packages
  22. Introduction to GIT
  23. Git Installation
  24. Git and Revision Control Systems
  25. Using Git: an Example
  26. Git Concepts and Architecture
  27. Managing Files and the Index
  28. Commits
  29. Branches
  30. Diffs
  31. Merges
  32. Managing Local and Remote Repositories
  33. Using Patches

** These sections may be considered in part or in whole as optional. They contain either background reference material, specialized topics, or advanced subjects. The instructor may choose to cover or not cover them depending on classroom experience and time constraints

Schedule

No open enrollment classes scheduled at this time. Please contact us at training@linuxfoundation.org to be notified when this class is scheduled again.
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Prerequisites

This course is designed for IT managers, system administrators, DevOps, and technical personnel operating highly-available mission-critical Linux systems. Students should have a good working knowledge of fundamental operating system and hardware concepts and experience with network addressing and topologies. A basic foundation in mission critical deployments will also be beneficial.

At a Glance

Delivery Method

Live Online (Virtual)

Delivery Method

Live (Classroom)

Includes

  • 32 hours of Instructor-led class time
  • Hands-on Labs & Assignments
  • Resources & Course Manual
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Free Chromebook

Experience Level

   Intermediate

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