Red Hat RHCE Rapid Track Course (RH299)

Overview

Course Description

This course is designed for senior Linux system administrators who want to validate their competencies by earning the RHCSA and RHCE credentials.

Audience Profile

Experienced Linux system administrators with a minimum of three years of Linux experience who want a fast-track solution to earn an RHCE certification. Experienced Solaris system administrators who have completed the Red Hat Enterprise Linux for Solaris Administrators (RH290) course. This course is not recommended for students who have successfully completed the RHCSA Rapid Track Course (RH200). For those students, the Red Hat System Administration III (RH254) course is recommended.

Prerequisites

  • Red Hat System Administration I (RH124)
  • Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)
  • Red Hat System Administration III (RH 254)

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, the senior Linux administrator students should have been exposed to all the intermediate and advanced competencies tested by the RHCSA and RHCE exams.

Course Outline

Course Outline

Module 1: Software Management
Lessons
• Manage packages with yum, rpm, and RHN; build an RPM package and place it in a repository

Module 2: Network Management
Lessons
• Configure and troubleshoot network settings; configure network bonding

Module 3: Storage Management
Lessons
• Manage portioning, filesystems and swap space; configure encrypted partitions and iSCSI initiator

Module 4: Logical Volume Management (LVM)
Lessons
• Manage physical volumes, volume groups and logical volumes with their filesystems

Module 5: Account Management
Lessons
• Provide password aging for accounts; use ACLs and SGID directories for collaborative directories

Module 6: Authentication Management
Lessons
• Configure an LDAP and Kerberos client; configure autofs to support authentication client

Module 7: Installation, Kickstart, and Virtualization
Lessons
• Install a system and manage kickstart and firstboot; use virtualization tools to manage virtual machines

Module 8: Boot Management
Lessons
• Configure runlevels and sysctl; reset the root password; understand the boot process

Module 9: Scheduling Commands
Lessons
• Schedule commands using as and cron

Module 10: Security Enhanced Linux (SELinux) Management
Lessons
• Understand, troubleshoot, and manage SELinux

Module 11: Firewall Management
Lessons
• Manage the firewall

Module 12: Network Time Protocol (NTP) Service
Lessons
• Configure an NTP server and provide that service to clients

Module 13: System Logging (RSYSLOG) Service
Lessons
• Troubleshoot by finding and analyzing logs; configure remote logging

Module 14: Web (HTTP/HTTPS) Service
Lessons
• Manage a web server with virtual hosts and using file/directory access controls

Module 15: Email (SMTP) Service
Lessons
• Null client; outbound smarthost relay; accept inbound connections

Module 16: Domain Name System (DNS) Service
Lessons
• Configure a caching nameserver and DNS forwarder

Module 17: Network File System (NFS) Service
Lessons
• Manage the NFS service; use autofs to access the NFS server

Module 18: Common Internet File System (CIFS) Service
Lessons
• Configure a CIFS server; use autofs to access the CIFS server

Module 19: File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Service
Lessons
• Provide anonymous-only download service; provide drop-box upload service

Module 20: Common Unix Printing System (CUPS) Service
Lessons
• Configure local and remote printers

Module 21: Secure Shell (SSH) Service
Lessons
• Configure and implement SSH keys; use SSH for port forwarding; transfer data using rsync

Module 22: Virtual Network Computing (VNC) Service
Lessons
• Configure remote desktops and connect to them securely

Module 23: Comprehensive Review
Lessons
• Review tasks previously taught in class

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Cost

$3,350.00

Course Code

FRCRHT-2

Course Duration

4

Instructions Method

Instructor Led
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