SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Administration Training

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SUSE training in Johannesburg South Africa, by Jumping Bean. We are an approved SUSE partner.

Improve your skills, or the skills of your team, with our hands-on, role-based training for IT professionals and developers. Master key tasks for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server, SUSE OpenStack Cloud, SUSE Enterprise Storage, SUSE Manager, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications, and more.

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Course Duration Price ZAR(ex vat) Price USD
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Administration Training
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Advanced Administration Training  - SLE301 4 days R16,000 $1,200
  •  Lunch, refreshments and training material included.
  •  Class start at 9:00am for 9:30am
  •  South Africa training locations: Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban
  •  Global training locations: USA, Canada, UK, Dubai, Europe

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Administration - SLE301

This course is designed for those who have little or no experience with Linux and who are seeking a fundamental understanding of the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server operating system. It is ideal for those who are preparing to take the SUSE Certified Administrator (SCA) in Enterprise Linux certification exam.

Attendees will be taught the following concepts and skills that are fundamental in administering the SLES Operating System:

  •  Install SLES 12 and perform basic Linux configuration steps
  •  Become familiar with the command line interface and the most important commands
  •  Manage users and permissions
  •  Manage processes and jobs
  •  Manage software
  •  Use basic network commands and NFS

Course Outline

1. What is SUSE Linux Enterprise?

  • Understand the different flavors of SUSE Linux
  • Understand the SUSE Linux Enterprise maintenance model
  • Install SLES12
  • Introduction to the GNOME Desktop
  • Understand YaST
  • Understand the Filesystem Hierarchy Standard
  • Get to Know the Linux File Types

2. Work with the Command Line

  • Define and Explain the Shell Environment
  • Use the Most Important Commands
  • Get Help at the Command Line
  • Work with the VIM Text Editor
  • Use OpenSSH for Command Line Remote Administration

3. System Initialization

  • Understand the SLE12 Boot Process
  • Understand UEFI, Secure Boot, and Trusted Execution
  • Configure the GRUB2 Bootloader
  • Define and Manage Services with systemd

4. Process Management

  • Manage Processes
  • Work with Background Processes
  • Schedule Processes

5. Identity and Security

  • Manage Users and Groups
  • Change File Permissions
  • Delegate Privileges (su)

6. Manage Software

  • Manage RPM Packages
  • Manage Software Repositories and Libzypp

7. Network Management

  • Use Basic Network Commands
  • Configure Network Interfaces
  • Manage Networks with Wicked
  • Set Up SUSEfirewall2

8. Storage

  • Configure Partitioning (MBR and GPT)
  • Recognize Traditional Linux File Systems
  • Introduction to BtrFS
  • Configure Software RAID
  • Configure Logical Volume Management (LVM)

9. Administration and Monitoring

  • Configure Time Synchronization
  • Configure System Logging
  • Use Supportconfig

10. Hardware Management

  • Display Hardware Information
  • Manage Drivers

*This course is designed for students without previous Linux experience. Basic computer skills on any operating system is required.