LPI Linux Essentials Certification - Early Access

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Michael Christian

Course Introduction

Getting Started

Topic 1: The Linux Community and a Career in Open Source

1.1 Linux Evolution and Popular Operating Systems

1.2 Major Open-Source Applications

1.3 Open-Source Software and Licensing

1.4 ICT Skills and Working in Linux

Topic 2: Finding Your Way on a Linux System

2.1 Command Line Basics

2.2 Using the Command Line to Get Help

2.3 Using Directories and Listing Files

2.4 Creating, Moving, and Deleting Files

Topic 3: The Power of the Command Line

3.1 Archiving Files on the Command Line

3.2 Searching and Extracting Data from Files

3.3 Turning Commands into a Script

Topic 4: The Linux Operating System

4.1 Choosing an Operating System

4.2 Understanding Computer Hardware

4.3 Where Data Is Stored

4.4 Your Computer on the Network

Topic 5: Security and File Permissions

5.1 Basic Security and Identifying User Types

5.2 Creating Users and Groups

5.3 Managing File Permissions and Ownership

5.4 Special Directories and Files

Practice Exam

Linux Essentials Practice Exam 010

Course Conclusion

Final Steps

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This course will introduce and teach the basic concepts and components of the Linux operating system. The LPI Linux Essentials certification is a great first certification for those looking to make a career in Linux systems administration, or for those that want to expand their IT knowledge. By the end of this course, you will have learned and been exposed to each of the exam objectives for the LPI LInux Essentials Exam.

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Special Note: This course is being brought to you via Early Access. Check out the Introduction section for a video on how to be sure you get the most out of this preview of the course!

Study Guides

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When you complete this course, you’ll receive a certificate of completion as proof of your accomplishment.

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