This is the second course in a series of courses designed to support the Linux Foundation Certified SysAdmin and the Red Hat Certified System Administrator practical exams. Based on CentOS 7.2 this course will help you manage your server of the long haul over its operational lifetime. Monitoring the server, managing logs and updating software are all topics that are included in this extensive course.
Andrew is a committed evangelist of the Linux Operating System and the concept of community and freedom that it provides. He has worked as a technical trainer since 1995 and has taught throughout the world, including Australia, the US, Germany and Eastern Europe. Andrew started teaching Linux in 2004 when Novell acquired SUSE and has been a long time supporter of Novell and provides SYSOP support the the Certifed Novell Instructor community on Linux. Andrew founded theurbanpenguin
and has been submitting video training material to his YouTube channel since 2009 and currently has over 8,500 subscribers and 1.6 Million views. Andrew has had two publications with Packt: Citrix Access Gateway VPX Essentials (2012) and Citrix XenApp (2013).
Hi everyone and welcome, my name is Andrew Mallett and I’d like to introduce to you my course LFCS: Linux Operation EssentialsI am the owner of the urban penguin in the UK, I train and consult in Linux admin and dabble in development. With the use of Linux on the increase you want a professional Linux certification that tests you on what you can do, not what you can read in a book. Both the Linux Foundation and Red Hat certifications are performance based where you are tested on a running system.Working though this course your will learn how to manage a CentSO 7.2 system through its operational lifecycleSome of the major topics that we will cover include:1. GRUB 2 2. Service control with systemd 3. SELinux 4. Puppet Configuration Management By the end of this course you will be able to configure and monitor CentOS 7 systems individually or though configuration management tools.Before beginning the course you should have sat the LFCS: Linux Essentials course or have similar knowledge.