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Syllabus

Focus: CentOS Linux version 6 Administration

Duration: 16-Hours

    • Installation | Deployment
      • Explore features of CentOS
      • Review network topology
      • Obtain and confirm sources
      • Perform Minimal installation
      • Prep Apache installation server
      • Execute Network installation
      • Carry-out a Custom installation
      • Kickstart installation
      • Compare and contrast installations
      • Evaluate results
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    • Post-Installation Initialization and Exploration
      • Explore Boot-INIT sequences
      • Discuss System V Runlevels
      • Generate boot problems
      • Use Rescue Mode to address boot problems
      • Evaluate results
      • Demonstrate usage of the following useful commands & concepts
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    • Basic Linux | Unix Commands
      • ls, pwd, cd, cp, mv, rm, mkdir, rmdir, whoami
      • alias, cat, file, chmod, chown, history
      • STDIN | STDOUT, UNIX Pipes, Redirection, Command Chaining
      • ps, df, top
      • less & more, head & tail, find, which & whereis, w, who
      • tar, gzip, bzip2
      • Checksums
      • User management
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    • File Attributes | Properties
      • Identify common file types
      • Peruse file system permissions
      • Use SETUID | SETGID | Sticky Bit
      • Implement symbolic links
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    • Storage Management
      • Provision additional EXT4 storage
      • Allocate SWAP as needed
      • Logical Volume Management Provisioning
      • Manage LVM volumes
      • Extend LVM volume groups & volumes
      • Extend EXT4 file systems online | offline
      • Implement reserve storage with LVM
      • Evaluate results
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    • Package Management
      • Identify key RPM features
      • Use RPM as needed
      • Install | Remove packages
      • Compare RPM and YUM
      • Identify key YUM features
      • Access package groups with YUM
      • Evaluate results
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    • Apache Web Services
      • Identify key Apache features
      • Explore default environment
      • Explain and reference Apache Logs
      • Provision IP-based Virtual Hosts
      • Provision Name-based Virtual Hosts
      • Test Virtual Host connectivity differences
      • Segregate logs as needed
      • Explore Apache SSL Configuration
      • Evaluate results
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    • Secure Communications
      • Identify key Tools
      • Use: SSH | SCP | SFTP to communicate securely
      • Move data securely from Windows using SSH
      • Implement FTPD with SSL
      • Mandate SSL client usage for FTP services
      • Connect from Windows using SSL as needed
      • Perform network-wide reconnaissance
      • Compare various reconnaissance gathering methods
      • Explore SELinux default configuration
      • Adjust SELinux to facilitate Apache
      • Ensure SELinux directives persist
      • Evaluate results
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LinuxCBT CentOS6x Edition

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