RHEL 8: Managing Networking

by Andrew Mallett

Being able to understand and configure networking on your Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 is an essential skill. This course will teach you to use tools and the skills to use those tools in configuring and protecting your system on a network.

What you'll learn

Connecting your system to the network is a necessary risk, but can be mitigated by protecting the system once connected. In this course, RHEL 8: Managing Networking, you’ll learn to manage networking on Linux. First, you’ll explore the ip command and configuring and reading networking data. Next, you’ll discover how to use the command line tools to add all the configuration data needed to connect a system to the internet. Finally, you’ll learn how to implement firewalls with both firewalld and nftables as well as fail2ban. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of internetworking Linux needed to manage RHEL systems connecting to a network and the internet while maintaining adequate security.

About the author

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).

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