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Solaris Administration Essentials


This course will teach the commands and methods needed to setup and manage a Solaris version 10 system. The course will also use a problem solving approach in the lab exercises to teach system managers advanced topics, for long-term management of the system.

Upon completion of this course, a systems administer should be able to install, update, and boot the Solaris operating system; set up user accounts and directories; prepare queues for use; perform backups for integrity and performance reasons; monitor the system for performance and do basic setup of network software and capabilities.


  • System Concepts for System Administrators
  • System Installation and Updating
  • Startup and Shutdown
  • Managing of System Users
  • Managing Printer Queues
  • Managing Disk and Tape Volumes
  • Monitoring System Activity
  • Maintaining System Integrity
  • Network Setup and Configuration


Participants should have at least 1 year of Unix or Linux experience, including working at the command line. Understanding of basic TCP/IP networking concepts is required.


5 days
Course Outline

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