AIX System Administration II: Problem Determination

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official Unix Curriculum
Code IBM-AU16


Course Content (11 topics)

  • pSeries Systems Architecture
  • The use and purpose of the Object Data Manager
  • Systems Initialisation and boot failures
  • Disk Management through the Logical Volume Manager
  • Saving and restoring filesystems and volume groups
  • mksysb creation and systems recovery
  • Journaled Filesystems and JFS2
  • Volume Group Management
  • The error log, the diag utility and the AIX system dump utility
  • Basic performance monitoring
  • System Security


A working knowledge of AIX including one editor, shell programming and system administration tasks such as adding users, devices and filesystems.

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