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.
Get the skills you need to get certified and work as a Linux systems engineer. This 100% online self-paced course is designed to give a good foundation towards passing the Linux Foundation Certified Engineer exam and advance your IT career in Linux.
- How to design, deploy and maintain a network running under Linux.
- How to administer the network services.
- The skills to create and operate a network in any major Linux distribution.
- How to securely configure the network interfaces.
- How to deploy and configure file, web, email and name servers.
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.
You will have access to the course for a full year from the date of purchase, regardless of how quickly you complete the course. You can expect the course to take 40-50 hours to complete (although the course is self-paced, so you can move as quickly or as slowly as you like).
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Chapter 1. Course Introduction
Chapter 2. Linux Networking (Concepts and Review)
Chapter 3. Network Configuration
Chapter 4. Network Troubleshooting and Monitoring
Chapter 5. Remote Access
Chapter 6. Domain Name Service
Chapter 7. HTTP Servers
Chapter 8. Advanced HTTP Servers
Chapter 9. Email Servers
Chapter 10. File Sharing
Chapter 11. Advanced Networking
Chapter 12. HTTP Caching
Chapter 13. Network File Systems
Chapter 14. Introduction to Network Security
Chapter 15. Firewalls
Chapter 16. High Availability
Chapter 17. Databases
Chapter 18. System Log
Chapter 19. Package Management
This course is designed for system administrators and IT professionals who need to gain a hands-on knowledge of Linux network configuration and services as well as related topics such as basic security and performance.
Students should be familiar with the concepts presented in Essentials of Linux System Administration (LFS201) course.
“Detailed but concise historical and technical information. Easy to read instructions. Very nice UI which is bright and clear so comfortable to study for long periods of time. Simply enjoyable to do the first time so subsequent reads are enjoyable, which will help with retention.” Jan 2020
“A great knowledge base with both theory, well-made diagrams, illustrative commands and configuration examples. Very understandable and with links to References and history.” Nov 2019
“I liked learning about commands/options I didn’t previously know about, I liked that the course was self-paced and easy to understand.” Jul 2019
“It had great, broad content. It served my needs to augment my on-the-job training well. The labs were a great way to confirm I knew what was going on.” Feb 2018
At a Glance
- 50 hours of Course Material
- Hands-on Labs & Assignments
- Video Content
- 12 Months of Access to Online Course
- Digital Badge
- Discussion Forums