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CompTIA Linux+ Certification Training Course (Exams LX0-103 and LX0-104)

Course Overview:

This 5-day CompTIA Linux+ training course provides an intensive hands-on training that focuses on Installing, configuring, managing and troubleshooting Linux systems.

CompTIA Linux+ course is an Instructor-led classroom training delivering 30 Lessons in 10 modules combined with 15 hands-on practice labs that build as you progress, giving you a powerful alternative to gain a real-world experience needed in Linux for working in a variety of job roles in Web, systems and network administration. This course covers common tasks in major distributions of Linux, including the Linux command line, basic maintenance, installing and configuring workstations, and networking.

This course also prepares you for three industry-recognized certifications at once -- CompTIA Linux+, LPIC-1 from LPI and the Certified Linux Administrator (CLA) from SUSE. Earning a Linux+ certification is the beginning of a path that will lead you to advanced Linux training such as a Red Hat Certified Engineer or an Amazon Web Service (AWS) Certified SysOps Administrator. In order to receive CompTIA Linux+ certification, a candidate must pass two exams:

CompTIA Linux+ Exam LX0-103
CompTIA Linux+ Exam LX0-104

Intended Audience:
  • Junior Linux administrator
  • Systems administrator
  • Linux database administrator
  • Web administrator
What You'll Learn

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Manage Software
  • Configure Hardware
  • Manage Files
  • Booting Linux and Editing Files
  • Configure the X Windows System
  • Configure Basic Networking
  • Writing Scripts, Configuring Email, and Using Databases
  • An understanding of operating and system and networking fundamentals
  • System administration experience on Microsoft Windows or Linux operating systems The successful junior level Linux administrator should be able to:
  • Work at the Linux command line
  • Perform easy maintenance tasks including assisting users, adding users to a larger system, executing backup and restore, shutdown and reboot
  • Install and configure a workstation (including X) and connect it to a LAN, or a stand-alone PC via modem to the Internet
Course Outline:

CompTIA Linux+ Exam LX0-103

Module 1: 101 System Architecture

  • Determine and Configure hardware settings
  • Boot the System
  • Change runlevels / boot targets and shutdown or reboot system
  • Examining the Products in the vSphere Suite

Module 2: 102 Linux Installation and Package Management

  • Design hard disk layout
  • Install a boot manager
  • Manage shared libraries.
  • Use Debian package management
  • Use RPM and YUM package management

Module 3: 103 GNU and Unix Commands

  • Work on the command line
  • Process text streams using filters
  • Perform basic file management
  • Use streams, pipes and redirects
  • Create, monitor and kill processes
  • Modify process execution priorities
  • Search text files using regular expressions
  • Perform basic file editing operations using vi

Module 4: 104 Devices, Linux Filesystems, Filesystem Hierarchy Standard

  • Work on the command line
  • Create partitions and filesystems
  • Maintain the integrity of filesystems
  • Control mounting and unmounting of filesystems
  • Manage disk quotas
  • Manage file permissions and ownership
  • Create and change hard and symbolic links
  • Find system files and place files in the correct location
CompTIA Linux+ Exam LX0-104

Module 5: 105 Shells, Scripting and Data Management

  • Customize and use the shell environment
  • Customize or write simple scripts
  • SQL data management

Module 6: 106 User Interfaces and Desktops

  • Install and configure X11
  • Setup a display manager
  • Accessibility

Module 7: 107 Administrative Tasks

  • Manage user and group accounts and related system files
  • Automate system administration tasks by scheduling jobs
  • Localisation and internationalisation

Module 8: 108 Essential System Services

  • Maintain system time
  • System logging
  • Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) basics
  • Manage printers and printing

Module 9: 109 Networking Fundamentals

  • Fundamentals of internet protocols
  • Basic network configuration
  • Basic network troubleshooting
  • Configure client side DNS

Module 10: 110 Security

  • Perform security administration tasks
  • Setup host security
  • Securing data with encryption

Duration: 5 Days