RH124: Red Hat System Administration 1


This course relates to Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 7. Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) is designed for IT professionals without previous Linux administration experience. The course focuses on providing students with Linux administration “survival skills” by focusing on core administration tasks.

Duration: 5 days / 40 hours

Cost: INR 6000.

Note: You may be able to get a discounted pricing for this course subject to certain terms and conditions. Contact us for more details

Prerequisuite / Before taking this course:

  • Elementary computing and networking knowledge

Course Outline

  • Access the command line
    • Log in to a Linux system and run simple commands using the shell.
  • Manage files from the command line
    • Copy, move, create, delete, and organize files from the bash shell prompt.
  • Get help in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
    • Resolve problems by using online help systems and Red Hat support utilities.
  • Create, view, and edit text files
    • Create, view, and edit text files from command output or in an editor.
  • Manage local Linux users and groups
    • Manage local Linux users and groups, and administer local password policies.
  • Control access to files with Linux file system permissions
    • Set Linux file system permissions on files and interpret the security effects of different permission settings.
  • Monitor and manage Linux processes
    • Obtain information about the system, and control processes running on it.
  • Control services and daemons
    • Control and monitor network services and system daemons using systemd
  • Configure and secure OpenSSH service
    • Access and provide access to the command line on remote systems securely using OpenSSH
  • Analyze and store logs
    • Locate and accurately interpret relevant system log files for troubleshooting purposes.
  • Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux networking
    • Configure basic IPv4 networking on Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.
  • Archive and copy files between systems
    • Archive files and copy them from one system to another.
  • Install and update software packages
    • Download, install, update, and manage software packages from Red Hat and yum package repositories.
  • Access Linux file systems
    • Access and inspect existing file systems on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.
  • Use virtualized systems
    • Create and use Red Hat Enterprise Linux virtual machines with KVM and libvirt.
  • Comprehensive review
    • Practice and demonstrate the knowledge and skills learned in this course.


Next Step

  • RH134: Red Hat System Administration 2