Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) Prep Course

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A veteran of twenty years in Information Technology in a variety of roles. He has worked in development, security and infrastructure well before they merged into what we now call DevOps. He provides training in Linux, VMWare, DevOps (Ansible, Jenkins, etc) as well as containers and AWS topics.

Introduction to Red Hat Certified Engineer

Introduction to RHCE
00:07:20
Course Syllabus
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Registering for the Exam
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Taking the Exam
00:12:59
RHEL 8 Update Information
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System configuration and management

Use Network Teaming or Bonding to Configure Aggregated Network Links Between Two Red Hat Enterprise Linux Systems or Interfaces
00:13:17
Configure IPv6 Addresses and Perform Basic IPv6 Troubleshooting
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Route IP Traffic and Create Static Routes
00:12:38
Use Firewalld and Associated Mechanisms Such as Rich Rules, Zones and Custom Rules, to Implement Packet Filtering and Configure Network Address Translation (NAT) - Part I
00:15:41
Use Firewalld and Associated Mechanisms Such as Rich Rules, Zones and Custom Rules, to Implement Packet Filtering and Configure Network Address Translation (NAT) - Part II
00:18:35
Use /proc/sys and sysctl to Modify and Set Kernel Runtime Parameters
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Configure a System to Authenticate Using Kerberos - KDC Server Setup
00:26:08
Configure a System to Authenticate Using Kerberos - Client Setup
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Configure a System as Either an iSCSI Target or Initiator That Persistently Mounts an iSCSI Target - Target Setup
00:14:19
Configure a System as Either an iSCSI Target or Initiator That Persistently Mounts an iSCSI Target - Initiator Setup
00:14:57
Produce and Deliver Reports on System Utilization (Processor, Memory, Disk, and Network)
00:18:04
Exercise: Produce and Deliver Reports on System Utilization
00:30:00
Learning-Activity: Configure IPv6 Addresses
02:00:00
Learning-Activity: Route IP Traffic by Creating Static Routes
02:00:00
Learning-Activity: Use Network Teaming or Bonding to Configure Aggregated Network Links Between Two Red Hat Enterprise Linux Systems
02:00:00
Learning-Activity: Configure a System to Authenticate Using Kerberos
03:00:00
Learning-Activity: Configure an iSCSI Target and Initiator
03:00:00
Quiz: System configuration and management

Network Services

Section Overview
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Install the Packages Needed to Provide the Service
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Configure SELinux to Support the Service
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Use SELinux Port Labeling to Allow Services to Use Non-Standard Ports
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Configure the Service to Start When the System is Booted
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Configure the Service for Basic Operation
00:10:53
Configure Host-Based and User-Based Security for the Service
00:13:05
Exercise: Configure and Use SELinux to Support Services
00:30:00
Exercise: Configure a Service to Start When the System is Booted
00:30:00

HTTP/HTTPS

Install and Configure Apache
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The Apache Configuration File - A Walk Through
00:12:54
Configure Private Directories
00:19:52
Configure Group Managed Content
00:14:48
Configure a Virtual Host
00:10:07
Deploy a basic CGI application
00:13:01
Configure TLS Security - Generating Key Files, CSRs and Self Signed Certificates
00:12:49
Configure TLS security - Configuring the Virtual Host
00:08:04
Exercise: Install and Configure Apache
00:30:00
Exercise: Configure a Virtual Host
00:30:00

DNS

Configure a Caching-Only Name Server
00:11:09
Troubleshoot DNS Client Issues
00:10:52

NFS

Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Server Installation and Configuration
00:13:13
Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Client Installation and Configuration
00:09:16
Provide Network Shares Suitable for Group Collaboration
00:12:38
Use Kerberos to Control Access to NFS Network Shares - Quick NFS Setup
00:13:04
Use Kerberos to Control Access to NFS Network Shares - Kerberos NFS Server and Client
00:15:23
Exercise: Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Server Setup
00:30:00
Exercise: Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Client Setup
00:30:00
Learning-Activity: Use Kerberos to Control Access to NFS Shares
04:00:00

SMB

Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Server Installation and Configuration
00:13:53
Provide Network Shares to Specific Clients - Client Installation and Configuration
00:08:32
Provide Network Shares Suitable for Group Collaboration
00:15:23

SMTP

Configure a System to Forward All Email to a Central Mail Server - Setup
00:15:34
Configure a System to Forward All Email to a Central Mail Server - Client Testing
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Learning-Activity: Configure a System to Forward All Email to a Central Mail Server
02:00:00
Exercise: Configure a System to Forward All Email to a Central Mail Server
00:30:00

SSH

Configure Key-Based Authentication
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Configure Additional Options Described in Documentation
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Exercise: Configure Key-Based Authentication
00:30:00

NTP

Synchronize Time Using Other NTP Peers - Set Up Local Time Server
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Synchronize Time Using Other NTP Peers - Peer with New Time Server
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Database Services

Install and Configure MariaDB
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Install and Configure Local and Remote MariaDB Clients
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Create a Simple Database Schema
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Perform Simple SQL Queries Against a Database
00:16:36
Backup and Restore a Database - Backups
00:10:04
Backup and Restore a Database - Restore
00:10:07
Exercise: Install and Configure MariaDB
00:30:00

Preparing For The Exam

How to Practice and Study After Completing the Course
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Summary and Next Steps
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Details

The Red Hat Certified Engineer course will prepare you for the certification exam from Red Hat. This certification is intended to be earned by a current Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA). This course will prepare you for the performance based certification exam by Red Hat that is intended to demonstrate your knowledge, skills and experience as a senior system administrator that is responsible for Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems.


Notice: This is not an official Red Hat course created by or approved by Red Hat. The Linux Academy is in no away affiliated with Red Hat, inc the company.


Addendum: Bash Scripting is one of the objectives for this certification, but is relatively minor. You should pick up enough knowledge as you work through the course to cover the requirements for the exam. Please see The System Administrator's Guide to Bash Scripting course for more detailed coverage of this topic: 


https://linuxacademy.com/cp/modules/view/id/72

Study Guides

Bash Scripting Guide

RHCE - Course Syllabus

RHCE - Introduction

RHCE - Network Service Overview

RHCE - Taking the Exam

RHCE - Conclusion and Next Steps

RHCE Study Guide

Instructor Deck

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