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Certificate in Red Hat System Administration

Overview

The Certificate in Red Hat System Administration is designed to teach IT professionals across a broad range of disciplines how to perform essential Linux administration tasks including: installation, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, basic security administration, managing filesystems and logical volumes, managing scheduled jobs, managing SELinux, controlling firewalling, and troubleshooting. At the end of this certificate program, students will be prepared to sit for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam.

Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
Red Hat System Administration I provides a foundation for students wishing to become full-time Linux system administrators by introducing key command line concepts and other enterprise-level tools. These concepts are further developed in the follow-on course, Red Hat System Administration II (RH134).

Course Content Summary
  • Introduction to the command line
  • Managing physical storage
  • Learning how to install and configure software components and services
  • Establishing network connections and firewall access
  • Monitoring and managing processes
  • Managing and securing files
  • Administrating users and groups
  • Accessing Linux file systems
  • Installing and using virtualized systems
  • Reviewing the system log files and journal
Red Hat System Administration II and Red Hat Certified System Administrator Exam (RH135)
Red Hat System Administration II (RH135) focuses on the key tasks needed to become a full time Linux administrator. This course goes deeper into enterprise Linux administration including file systems and partitioning, logical volumes, SELinux, firewalling, and troubleshooting. Attending both Red Hat System Administration I and Red Hat System Administration II can help you in your preparation for the Red Hat Certified System Administrator exam (EX200), which is included in this version of the course.

Course Content Summary
  • Introduction to the command line
  • Installation using Kickstart
  • Manage filesystems and logical volumes
  • Manage scheduled jobs
  • Access network filesystems
  • Manage SELinux
  • Control firewalling
  • Troubleshooting

Audience

IT professionals across a broad range of disciplines who need to perform essential Linux administration tasks including installation, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and basic security administration.

Prerequisites

Previous operating system administration experience is beneficial. Students must complete the Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) course prior to taking the Red Hat System Administration II (RH135) course. The organization of topics is such that it is not appropriate for student to use the RH135 as a curriculum entry point.

Schedule

The Certificate in Red Hat System Administration is a bundle comprised of:
  • Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat System Administration II (RH135)
Dates listed for the Certificate include offerings of RH124 and RH135 scheduled near one another, and does not indicate a continuation through the entire range of dates. For these dates, or to schedule your Certificate for courses outside of the date range listed below, please contact Admissions at 443-692-6588.

Group Training Available

UMBC Training Centers can deliver any of our courses in a group training environment at our facilities or yours. Group training can be an effective and economical method to quickly assure competency and consistency of knowledge and skills within an organization or department.