Professional Diploma in IT Administrator (Server)

Course Overview/Objective

Linux Server:

  • Configuring static routes, packet filtering, and network address translation
  • Setting kernel runtime parameters
  • Configuring an Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI) initiator
  • Producing and delivering reports on system utilization
  • Using shell scripting to automate system maintenance tasks
  • Configuring a system to provide networking services, including HTTP/HTTPS, File Transfer Protocol (FTP), network file system (NFS), server message block (SMB), Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), secure shell (SSH) and Network Time Protocol (NTP)
  • Manage system login security using pluggable authentication modules (PAM)
  • Configure console security by disabling features that allow systems to be rebooted or powered off using boot loader passwords
  • Configure system-wide acceptable use notifications
  • Configure remote system logging services, configure system logging, and manage system log files using mechanisms such as log rotation and compression
  • Configure system auditing services and review audit reports
  • Use network scanning tools to identify open network service ports and configure and troubleshoot system firewalling

Window Server:

  • Plan server upgrade and migration.
  • Plan and implement a server deployment strategy.
  • Plan and deploy servers by using System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM).
  • Design and implement name resolution.
  • Design and implement an AD DS forest and domain infrastructure.
  • Design and implement an AD DS organizational unit (OU) infrastructure.
  • Manage user account security and user password security
  • Design and implement an AD DS physical topology.
  • Plan and implement storage and file services.
  • Design and implement network protection.
  • Design and implement remote access services.

CSE/Science Graduate/04 Years ICT Diploma/Non Graduate with 03 Years Related Experience

Course Project
Used Tools
Windows Server OS, Linux Server OS (redhat7, Redhat 6, centos 7), VMware Workstation, Redhat Virtualization server 3.5
Course Outline

Redhat Linux System Administration-I  

  • Basic Concepts on Server
  • Access the command line
  • Manage files from the command line
  • Getting help in Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Create, view, and edit text files
  • Manage local Linux users and groups
  • Control access to files with Linux file system permissions
  • Monitor and manage Linux processes
  • Control services and daemons
  • Configure and secure OpenSSH service
  • Analyze and store logs
  • Manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux networking
  • Archive and copy files between systems
  • Install and update software packages
  •  Access Linux file systems
  • Use virtualized systems
  • Comprehensive review

Redhat Linux System Administration-II     

  •  Automate installation with Kickstart
  • Use regular expressions with grep
  • Create and Edit text files with vim
  •  Schedule future Linux tasks
  • Manage priority of Linux processes
  •  Control access to files with access control lists (ACL)
  •  Manage SELinux security
  • Connect to network-defined users and groups
  • Add disks, partitions, and file systems to a Linux system
  • Manage logical volume management (LVM) storage
  • Access networked attached storage with network file system (NFS)
  • Access networked storage with SMB
  • Control and troubleshoot the Red Hat Enterprise Linux boot process
  • Limit network communication with firewall
  • Comprehensive review

Redhat Linux System Administration-III   

  • Control services and daemons
  • Manage IPv6 networking
  • Configure link aggregation and bridging
  • Control network port security
  •  Manage DNS for servers
  • Configure email delivery
  • Provide block-based storage
  • Provide file-based storage
  • Configure MariaDB database
  • Provide Apache HTTPD web service
  • Write Bash scripts
  • Bash conditionals and control structures
  • Configure the shell environment
  • Linux containers preview
  • Comprehensive review
  • Linux Server Hardening
  • Track security updates
  • Manage software updates
  • Create file systems
  • Manage file systems
  • Manage special permissions
  • Manage additional file access controls
  • Monitor for file system changes
  • Manage user accounts
  • Manage pluggable authentication modules (PAMs)
  • Secure console access
  • Install central authentication
  • Manage central authentication
  • Configure system logging
  • Configure system auditing
  • Control access to network services
  • Linux Virtualization:
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization overview
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Manager
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization Hypervisor
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization environment configuration
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Servers
  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for Desktops
  • Virtual machine templates
  • Pools and users
  • Monitoring and reports
  • Advanced Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux hosts
  • Migration and high availability
  • Project on Linux
  • Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
  • Administering Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services