Course SLE200

Transitioning to SUSE Linux Enterprise 15

This course is designed to introduce the new features, functionality and procedures for administering SUSE Linux Enterprise 15.

Attendees will learn how SLE 15 differs from previous versions of SUSE Linux Enterprise, and how those changes will affect the way it is deployed and used.

This course helps prepare students for the SLES 12 to 15 Certification Update exam.

Downloadable course description document

Course Information

Delivery Method: Classroom
Course Duration: 1 day
Course Level: Beginner

Key Objectives

Attendees will be taught introduced to the following changes to SLE 15:

  • Installation and AutoYaST changes
  • Infrastructure changes including chrony and firewalld
  • Core changes to the Linux kernel, OpenSSL and libstorage
  • Changes for developers: SDK, GCC7 and scripting languages
  • Additional changes to the OS
  • Upgrading to SLE 15 from previous versions

Audience Summary

This course is designed for SUSE Linux Enterprise administrators who have worked with previous versions, the main focus being the transition from SLE 12 to SLE 15.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to SLE 15
    • Evolution of Operating Systems
    • Multimodal
    • Unified Installer
    • Modular+
    • Package Handling
    • chrony
    • firewalld
  • Installation Changes
    • Unified Installer
    • Extensions and Modules
    • AutoYaST
  • Infrastructure Changes
    • chrony
    • Firewalld
  • Core Changes
    • Linux Kernel 4.12
    • openSSL 1.1
    • Wayland
    • YaST Partitioner
  • Changes for Developers
    • SDK
    • Scripting Language Versions
    • Wayland
    • YaST Partitioner
  • Additional Changes
    • Repository Management Tool (RMT)
    • Miscellaneous Changes
  • Upgrade Paths and Methods
    • Available Upgrade Paths
    • SLE 15 Product Life Cycle
    • Preparing for an Upgrade

Course Prerequisites

This course is designed for students with previous SUSE Linux Enterprise Server experience equivalent to SLE201 SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Administration , although intermediate experience with any Linux distribution will be sufficient.

Course Schedule

Date Location Provider  
Aug 29, 2019 - Aug 29, 2019 Leipzig and Dresden B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Aug 30, 2019 - Aug 30, 2019 Virtual Class - Pacific Time Fast Lane Register Now
Sep 5, 2019 - Sep 5, 2019 Frankfurt, Koln and Munchen B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Sep 6, 2019 - Sep 6, 2019 Praha OKsystem Register Now
Sep 10, 2019 - Sep 10, 2019 Munster Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Oct 8, 2019 - Oct 8, 2019 Eschborn Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 10, 2019 Hannover B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 10, 2019 Neuss Lanworks AG Register Now
Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019 Bath Verhoef Training Register Now
Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019 Frankfurt and Koln B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Nov 26, 2019 - Nov 26, 2019 Frankfurt, Koln and Muchen B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Dec 13, 2019 - Dec 13, 2019 Dresden and Leipzig B1-Systems GmbH Register Now
Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019 Boeblingen HPE Register Now