Linux+ and LPIC-1: System Administrator - Exam 102

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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

About the Course Author

00:01:45

Introduction to Linux Academy - How to Maximize Your Experience

00:12:34

Introduction to the Linux+/LPIC Exams

00:07:38

Course Syllabus

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Topic 105: Shells, Scripting and Data Management

105.1 - Customize and Use the Shell Environment (Shells, Variables, Settings and Sourcing)

00:37:57

105.1 - Customize and Use the Shell Environment (Environment and Aliases)

00:23:35

105.2 - Customize or Write Simple Scripts (Creating That First Script)

00:21:50

105.2 - Customize or Write Simple Scripts (Testing, Files, Looping and Conditionals)

00:43:48

105.3 - SQL Data Management (Special Setup for Remainder of Section)

00:05:26

105.3 - SQL Data Management (Selecting Records and Limiting Results with Conditionals)

00:17:28

105.3 - SQL Data Management (Inserting, Updating and Deleting Records)

00:10:55

105.3 - SQL Data Management (SubSelects, Ordering Records and Joining Tables)

00:18:36

Exercise: SQL Data Management - The Basics

00:30:00

Exercise: SQL Data Management - Working With and Displaying Records

00:30:00

Exercise: Customize or Write Simple Scripts - Manipulate Output on the Command Line

00:30:00

Exercise: Customize or Write Simple Scripts - Display System Output

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 105: Shells, Scripting and Data Management (Section Quiz)

Topic 106: User Interfaces and Desktops

106.1 - Install and Configure X11 (Installing X Windows, Desktops and the Xorg Configuration File)

00:16:09

106.1 - Install and Configure X11 (X Utilities for Screen and Window Information)

00:08:20

106.2 - Setup a Display Manager

00:10:10

106.3 - Accessibility

00:11:35

Exercise: User Interfaces and Desktop - X Windows

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 106: User Interfaces and Desktops

Topic 107: Administrative Tasks

107.1 - Manage User and Group Accounts and Related System Files (UIDs, GIDs and Password Files)

00:22:23

107.1 - Manage User and Group Accounts and Related System Files (Account and Group Management)

00:37:15

107.2 - Automate System Administration Tasks by Scheduling Jobs (cron, crond and crontab Jobs)

00:27:13

107.2 - Automate System Administration Tasks by Scheduling Jobs (Anacron and Other Scheduling Commands)

00:12:19

107.3 - Localization and Internationalization (Dates and Timezones)

00:13:23

107.3 - Localization and Internationalization (Locales and Character Encoding)

00:12:37

Exercise: Automate System Administration Tasks by Scheduling Jobs - Using CRON

00:30:00

Exercise: Automate System Administration Tasks by Scheduling Jobs - Using AT

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 107: Administrative Tasks (Section Quiz)

Topic 108: Essential System Services

108.1 - Maintain System Time (Hardware Clock, System Clock and NTP)

00:13:48

108.2 - System Logging

00:17:25

108.3 - Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) Basics (Email Overview)

00:09:12

108.3 - Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) Basics (Creating Aliases)

00:19:14

108.4 - Manage Printers and Printing (CUPS, lpr and Printing at the CLI)

00:23:39

Exercise: Manage Printers and Printing - Create and Test Job and Verify the Queue

00:30:00

Exercise: Maintain System Time - Working with System Time

00:30:00

Exercise: Maintain System Time - Timezones

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 108: Essential System Services (Section Quiz)

Topic 109: Networking Fundamentals

109.1 - Fundamentals of Internet Protocols (Overview)

00:14:07

109.2 - Basic Network Configuration (Working with Interfaces and Routes)

00:25:11

109.3 - Basic Network Troubleshooting

00:15:04

109.4 - Configure Client Side DNS

00:12:31

Exercise: Basic Network Configuration - Using Local Hosts File

00:30:00

Exercise: Basic DNS Client Configuration - Working with Order of DNS Record Queries

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 109: Networking Fundamentals (Section Quiz)

Topic 110: Security

110.1 - Perform Security Administration Tasks

00:20:18

110.2 - Setup Host Security

00:18:24

110.3 - Securing Data with Encryption (Using GnuPG to Encrypt and Decrypt Files)

00:18:04

110.3 - Securing Data with Encryption (SSH Keys - Public and Private - for Secure Connections)

00:16:14

Exercise: Setup Host Security - Preventing Logins

00:30:00

Exercise: Securing Data With Encryption - Generate SSH Keys

00:30:00

Exercise: Securing Data With Encryption - Use SSH Keys for Authentication

00:30:00

Quiz: Topic 110: Security (Section Quiz)

Conclusion

Conclusion and Where Do I Go From Here?

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Quiz: LPIC-1 Exam 2 - Final Course Assessment Exam

Details

This course will help to prepare you for the Linux+ / Linux Professional Institute Level 1 Certification Exam 2. We will cover all of the objectives as listed on the http://www.lpi.org site for this exam. You will learn how to work with the shell environment, write simple scripts, perform basic SQL tasks, work with desktop graphical interfaces, automate common administration tasks, work with email systems, printing queues and more throughout this course. Using our practice servers, exercises and Hands On Labs, you will gain all the experience you need to be successful on the final part of your journey to the Linux+ and LPIC-1 certification.


NOTE: This course is current for 2017 Objectives as listed on the http://lpi.org site as of June 2017.


 

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