Fundamentals of Novell eDirectory 8.8

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official MicroFocus (Previously Novell) Curriculum
Code N3078

This course has been retired. Please view currently available Novell eDirectory Training Courses.


Course Topics (12 topics)

  • Identifying the purpose and function of a directory and the specific benefits of Novell eDirectory
  • Understanding fundamental eDirectory concepts including components, object classes, and object-context and naming conventions
  • Configuring Service Location Protocol on Linux
  • Configuring Network Time Protocol with eDirectory
  • Installing eDirectory 8.8 on a SUSE Linux Enterprise server
  • Administering Novell eDirectory using iManager
  • Creating, modifying, moving and deleting user objects
  • Understanding, determining, and blocking eDirectory rights
  • Indentifying and administering partitions and replicas
  • Maintaining Novell eDirectory using iMonitor
  • Backing up and restoring eDirectory
  • Designing and evaluating an eDirectory tree


Students should have a basic knowledge of the following: -Experience with proprietary network operating systems including NetWare, Windows, or Linux -Familiarity with a Linux server and management tasks performed on a Linux server -Fundamental knowledge of networking technologies such as those in Fundamentals of Networking (Novell Course 3003 v2)

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