RH299 Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) RHEL6 Fast Track Course without Exam

4 Day Course
Code RH299

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Unit 1 - Software Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage packages with yum, rpm, and RHN; build an RPM package and place it in a repository

Unit 2 - Network Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure and troubleshoot network settings; configure network bonding

Unit 3 - Storage Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage partitioning, filesystems and swap space; configure encrypted partitions and iSCSI initiator

Unit 4 - Logical Volume Management (LVM) (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage physical volumes, volume groups and logical volumes with their filesystems

Unit 5 - Account Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Provide password aging for accounts; use ACLs and SGID directories for collaborative directories

Unit 6 - Authentication Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure an LDAP and Kerberos client; configure autofs to support authentication client

Unit 7 - Installation, Kickstart, and Virtualization (1 topic)

  • Objective: Install a system and manage kickstart and firstboot; use virtualization tools to manage virtual machines

Unit 8 - Boot Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure runlevels and sysctl; reset the root password; understand the boot process

Unit 9 - Scheduling Commands (at and cron) (1 topic)

  • Objective: Schedule commands using at and cron

Unit 10 - Security Enhanced Linux (SELinux) Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Understand, troubleshoot, and manage SELinux

Unit 11 - Firewall Management (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage the firewall

Unit 12 - Network Time Protocol (NTP) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure an NTP server and provide that service to clients

Unit 13 - System Logging (rsyslog) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Troubleshoot by finding and analyzing logs; configure remote logging

Unit 14 - Web (HTTP/HTTPS) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage a web server with virtual hosts and using file/directory access controls

Unit 15 - Email (SMTP) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Null client; outbound smarthost relay; accept inbound connections

Unit 16 - Domain Name System (DNS) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure a caching nameserver and DNS forwarder

Unit 17 - Network File System (NFS) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Manage the NFS service; use autofs to access the NFS server

Unit 18 - Common Internet File System (CIFS) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure a CIFS server; use autofs to access the CIFS server

Unit 19 - File Transfer Protocol (FTP) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Provide anonymous-only download service; provide drop-box upload service

Unit 20 - Common UNIX Printing System (CUPS) Service (1 topic)

  • Objective: Configure local and remote printers


Students must meet the requirements for attending Red Hat System Administration I, II and III courses Students must have the same skill set as an RHCT / RHCSA Confirmation of the correct skill-set required for this course can be obtained by passing the online pre-assessment quiz - redhat.com/explore/pre-assessment

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