Linux Academy Red Hat Certified Engineer Prep Course

Course Instructor
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Terrence Cox
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

00:11:10

Registering for the Exam

00:11:06

Taking the Exam

00:12:59

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

00:08:04

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

00:13:38

Configure a System to Authenticate Using Kerberos - KDC Server Setup

00:26:08

Configure a System to Authenticate Using Kerberos - Client Setup

00:09:30

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

Quiz: System configuration and management

Network Services

Section Overview

00:03:41

Install the Packages Needed to Provide the Service

00:09:36

Configure SELinux to Support the Service

00:04:44

Use SELinux Port Labeling to Allow Services to Use Non-Standard Ports

00:07:39

Configure the Service to Start When the System is Booted

00:06:46

Configure the Service for Basic Operation

00:10:53

Configure Host-Based and User-Based Security for the Service

00:10:53

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

00:07:38

The Apache Configuration File - A Walk Through

00:12:54

Configure Private Directories

00:19:52

Configure Group Managed Content

00:13:08

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

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

00:06:33

Exercise: Configure a System to Forward All Email to a Central Mail Server

00:30:00

SSH

Configure Key-Based Authentication

00:10:07

Configure Additional Options Described in Documentation

00:07:18

Exercise: Configure Key-Based Authentication

00:30:00

NTP

Synchronize Time Using Other NTP Peers - Set Up Local Time Server

00:07:15

Synchronize Time Using Other NTP Peers - Peer with New Time Server

00:06:33

Database Services

Install and Configure MariaDB

00:11:03

Install and Configure Local and Remote MariaDB Clients

00:08:31

Create a Simple Database Schema

00:10:04

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

00:12:59

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

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