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Linux Network and Host Security

by Anthony Nocentino

Take your Linux sysadmin skills to the next level and keep moving along your LFCS/RHCSA and LFCE/RHCE path. This course introduces you to a deeper level of network and system administration. Topics include security concepts and architectures, securing networks and services with Linux, and remote access tools and techniques such as OpenSSH.

What you'll learn

Looking to boost your knowledge of Linux abilities as a system administrator? This course, Linux Network and Host Security, introduces you to a deeper level of network and system administration. First, you will look at managing system services with systemd. Next, you will dive deep into system and network performance, where you will learn techniques and tools to monitor system performance. Finally, you will jump into how to manage software on your system and in your data center with advanced packages management and wrap up with sharing data among your systems with NFS and Samba. By the end of this course, you'll know how to drive the most value out of your Linux systems by providing advanced network services and keeping your systems online and performing well.

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About the author

Anthony is a Principal Field Solution Architect at Pure Storage as well as a Pluralsight Author, a Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Linux Expert, and Corporate Problem Solver. Anthony designs solutions, deploys the technology, and provides expertise on business system performance, architecture, and security. Anthony has a Bachelors and Masters in Computer Science with research publications in high performance/low latency data access algorithms and spatial database systems.

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