The Linux+ is a hands-on course that teaches configuring, monitoring, and supporting servers running the Linux operating system. To help prepare for the new certification exam XK0-004, we will be focusing on topics like security, kernel modules, storage & visualization, device management at an enterprise level, git & automation, networking & firewalls, server side & command line, server (vs. client-based) coverage, troubleshooting and SELinux.
Job roles with Linux+ skills:
- Linux Administrator
- Network Administrator
- Technical Support Specialist
- Web Administrator
- Systems Administrator
Audience and Prerequisities
This course is designed for participants who have attended the A+ and Network+ courses or have equivalent knowledge or experience.
Course Outline Details
Hardware & System Configuration
Configure kernel modules, network parameters, storage, cloud and virtualization technologies
System Operation & Maintenance
Manage software and services, and explain server roles, job scheduling, and the use and operation of Linux devices
Understand best practices for permissions and authentication, firewalls, and file management.
Linux Troubleshooting & Diagnostics
Analyze system properties and processes and troubleshoot user, application and hardware issues
Automation & Scripting
Execute basic BASH scripts, version control using Git, and orchestration processes