Advanced Certificate in Linux System Administration

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  • Category

    Professional Certifications
  • Duration

    100H
  • Commencement

    Pending
End of this module, students should be able to:

1. Describe the fundamentals of network infrastructures, data infrastructure and cloud infrastructure
2. Describe the methodologies of multilevel load-balancing and clustering techniques
3. Describe the key concepts of virtualization and containerization
4. Describe the strategies of infrastructure monitoring and system hardening
5. Describe the process of patch management, access management and troubleshooting
6. Describe the integrative behavioral model of information security policy compliance
  • Syllabus / Content

    Introduction

    Introduction to Linux, Unix and FOSS

    Architecture of a Linux System

    Installing Linux Distributions : CentOS, Ubuntu

    Scripting and the Shell

    Essential Duties of the System Administrator

     

    Classic Infrastructure

    Hardware and Networking Devices

    Design System and Network Architectures

     

    Network Infrastructure and Security

    OSI Network Layers and 

    Designing Computer Networks

    Security Management and Monitoring

    Remote Management

     

    Access Management

    Identity Management

    Deploy and configure LDAP, DNS, DHCP, EMAIL , Web Services and Proxies

     

    Data Infrastructure

    File System Management

    Network File System (NFS) Management 

    Data Backup and Recovery Strategies

     

    Load Balancing and Clustering

    Load balancing infrastructure

    Application Clustering

    Content  Delivery Networks

    Load Balancing on cloud environment

     

    Configuration Management

    Package Management

    Patch Management

    Configuration Management

     

    Perfomance Monitoring

    Network and Application Monitoring

    Log Management

    Network Management Systems

     

    Virtualization and Containerization

    Virtualization Essentials and Hypervisors

    Container Management Systems

     

    Cloud Infrastructure

    Cloud Services

    Amazon Web Services

    Identity Management

    Elastic Load Balancer

    Cloud Storages

     

    Troubleshooting

    Startup Process Troubleshooting

    Network Layer Troubleshooting

  • Entry Requirements

    This course designed for System Administrators and IT Professionals who need to gain a hands-on knowledge of Linux configuration and services as well as advanced administration including monitoring and troubleshooting. It describes important concepts and aspects of Linux sub-systems like Networking and Network Traffic Management, Hardening and Security Management, Automation, Access Management, Package and Patch Management, Backup Management, Virtualization and Containerization, Cloud Configurations, Monitoring and Troubleshooting aspects which are necessary to perform regular day-to-day operations efficiently on a Linux System.
  • Fee & Funding

  • Methodology

    Lectures and Practicals
  • Course Director(s)

    Mr.K A Milan Maduranga
  • Lectures & Practicals

    Tue & Thu Evening (5.30-8.30 pm)

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Full Time
Colombo
30 2018-01
Kandy
Kurunegala
Matara
Galle
Kirulapone
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Matara
Galle
Kirulapone
Colombo
Kandy
Kurunegala
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Colombo
Kandy
Kurunegala
Matara
Galle
Kirulapone

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