Course SLE201

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 Administration (updated)

This course is designed for those who are seeking a fundamental understanding of the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) operating system.

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
  • Become familiar with the command line interface & commonly used commands
  • Configure and use Remote Administration
  • Manage the boot process and understand systemd
  • Manage processes and jobs
  • Manage users and permissions
  • Manage software
  • Configure basic networking
  • Manage storage
  • Monitor SUSE Linux Enterprise
  • Learn about SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 for SAP Applications (optional)

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Course Information

Delivery Method: Classroom, Virtual Classroom
Course Duration: 4 days
Course Level: Beginner

Key Objectives

Students will be able to install and configure a SLES 12 server and integrate it into an existing network. They will be able to perform the most important system administration tasks.

Audience Summary

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 12 operating system. It is also ideal for those who want to begin preparing for the SUSE Certified Administrator in Enterprise Linux 12 (2017 Update) certification exam.

Course Outline

  • Section 1: Overview of SUSE Linux Enterprise?
    • Flavors of SUSE Linux
    • SLE Maintenance Model
    • YaST
    • Linux Desktop Environments
  • Section 2: The Linux Filesystem
    • Understand the FHS (SLES12)
    • Understand Linux File Type
  • Section 3: Work with the Command Line
    • Help and Documentation
    • The Shell Environment
    • Common CLI Commands
  • Section 4: The Vim Editor
  • Section 5: Remote Administration
    • SSH
    • VNC
  • Section 6: System Initialization
    • Boot Process
    • Boot Loader
    • Kernel and Initrd
  • Section 7: Process Management
    • Process Administration
    • Background Processes
    • Process Scheduling
  • Section 8: Identity and Security
    • User Management
    • File Permissions
    • Privilege Delegation
  • Section 9: Software Management
    • Compile from Source
    • RPM
    • Dependency Managers
  • Section 10: Network Administration
    • Linux Network Commands
    • Wicked
    • Firewall
  • Section 11: Storage Administration
    • Storage Concepts
    • Partitioning
    • Filesystems
    • LVM
    • RAID
  • Section 12: Administration and Monitoring
    • Time Sync
    • System Logging
    • Support Config Tool
  • Section 13: Install SUSE Linux Enterprise
    • Appendix: SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 for SAP Applications

Course Prerequisites

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

Course Schedule

Date Location Provider  
Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017 Brno OKsystem Register Now
Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 23, 2017 Warszawa OSEC Register Now
Nov 27, 2017 - Nov 30, 2017 Bangkok Vnohow Thailand Co Ltd Register Now
Nov 28, 2017 - Dec 1, 2017 Frankfurt B1 Systems GmbH Register Now
Nov 28, 2017 - Dec 1, 2017 Köln B1 Systems GmbH Register Now
Dec 4, 2017 - Dec 7, 2017 Beijing ITMS Register Now
Dec 5, 2017 - Dec 8, 2017 Stuttgart B1 Systems GmbH Register Now
Dec 5, 2017 - Dec 8, 2017 München B1 Systems GmbH Register Now
Dec 11, 2017 - Dec 14, 2017 Madrid ITechGrup Register Now
Dec 11, 2017 - Dec 14, 2017 Eschborn Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Jan 2, 2018 - Jan 5, 2018 Garching Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Jan 8, 2018 - Jan 11, 2018 Beijing ITMS Register Now
Jan 15, 2018 - Jan 19, 2018 Düsseldorf Lanworks AG Register Now
Jan 22, 2018 - Jan 25, 2018 Krakow OSEC Register Now
Jan 29, 2018 - Feb 2, 2018 Hamburg Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Feb 5, 2018 - Feb 8, 2018 Shanghai ITMS Register Now
Feb 5, 2018 - Feb 8, 2018 Wrocław OSEC Register Now
Feb 19, 2018 - Feb 22, 2018 Bratislava GOPAS SR Register Now
Feb 26, 2018 - Mar 1, 2018 Eschborn Fast Lane GmbH Register Now
Feb 26, 2018 - Mar 2, 2018 Düsseldorf Lanworks AG Register Now
Mar 5, 2018 - Mar 8, 2018 Guangzhou ITMS Register Now
Mar 26, 2018 - Mar 29, 2018 Berlin Fast Lane GmbH Register Now