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Linux Essentials

at Certstaffix Training - Burlington

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$2,280 4 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, Nov 19, 10:00am - Nov 22, 5:00pm (4 sessions)

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67 S Bedford St Ste 400 W
Btwn Kimball Ave & Yankee Division Hwy
Burlington, Massachusetts 01803
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 3

What you'll learn in this linux training:

This course thoroughly covers Linux fundamentals. You'll begin with basic principles and the Linux way of doing things, then move on to common user programs such as the command line and text editors. With these skills in hand, you can tackle system administration tasks, such as user management and network configuration. Whether you're prepping for the LPI Linux Essentials certification or just brushing up on the basics for your professional work, this is the fast and thorough course you need.


CHAPTER 1: Selecting an Operating System
What Is an OS?
Investigating User Interfaces
Where Does Linux Fit in the OS World?
What Is a Distribution?
CHAPTER 2: Investigating Linux's Principles and Philosophy
Linux through the Ages
Using Open Source Software
Understanding OS Roles
CHAPTER 3: Understanding Software Licensing
Investigating Software Licenses
The Free Software Foundation
The Open Source Initiative
The Creative Commons
Using Open Source Licenses
CHAPTER 4: Using Common Linux Programs
Using a Linux Desktop Environment
Working with Productivity Software
Using Server Programs
Managing Programming Languages
CHAPTER 5: Managing Hardware
Learning About Your CPU
Identifying Motherboard Capabilities
Sizing Your Power Supply
Understanding Disk Issues
Managing Displays
Handling USB Devices
Managing Drivers
CHAPTER 6: Getting to Know the Command Line
Starting a Command Line
Running Programs
Manipulating Files
Using Shell Features
CHAPTER 7: Managing Files
Manipulating Files
Manipulating Directories
CHAPTER 8: Getting Help
Using man Pages
Using info Pages
Finding Additional Documentation
CHAPTER 9: Using Programs and Processes
Understanding Package Management
Understanding the Process Hierarchy
Identifying Running Processes
Using Log Files
CHAPTER 10: Searching, Extracting, and Archiving Data
Using Regular Expressions
Searching for and Extracting Data
Redirecting Input and Output
Archiving Data
CHAPTER 11: Editing Files
Understanding the Role of Text Files
Choosing an Editor
Launching an Editor
Editing Files with pico or nano
Editing Files with Vi
Using Configuration File Conventions
Editing Formatted Text Files
CHAPTER 12: Creating Scripts
Beginning a Shell Script
Using Commands
Using Arguments
Using Variables
Using Conditional Expressions
Using Loops
Using Functions
Setting the Script's Exit Value
CHAPTER 13: Understanding Users and Groups
Understanding Accounts
Using Account Tools
Working as root
CHAPTER 14: Creating Users and Groups
Creating New Accounts
Modifying Accounts
Deleting Accounts
Managing Groups
CHAPTER 15: Setting Ownership and Permissions
Setting Ownership
Setting Permissions
CHAPTER 16: Navigating the Linux Filesystem
Understanding Where Things Go
Using Special Permission Bits and File Features
CHAPTER 17: Managing Network Connections
Understanding Network Features
Configuring a Network Connection
Testing Your Network Connection
Protecting Your System from the Bad Guys
School Notes:
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The classes are instructor-led live training you attend in a local classroom or from your home/office. Our instructors teach from a remote location while being able to interact with students as in a traditional classroom setting.

Instructors can view student progress and take control of their PC to provide direct assistance. Students can see the instructor's presentation as well as voice questions directly to the instructor and participate in class discussions.

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You can cancel or reschedule your registration without penalty or charge provided you give notice of 10 business days (M-F) or more days before the start of my class.

If you request to cancel or reschedule your registration 10 Business Days (M-F) or less days before the class start you will be charged 100% the course fee and will not be entitled to a refund. You have one (1) opportunity to use our Make-Up policy to have those funds applied to a later class date.

You cannot change your class location ten (10) Business days (M-F) or less before the class start because Certified Staffing Solutions has shipped training materials and provisioned resources. Location changes requested prior to that timeframe are subject to availability and may incur an additional charge.

Should Certified Staffing Solutions need to cancel your class due to insufficient enrollment, or postpone it due to events beyond their control, Certified Staffing Solutions will notify you as soon as possible. In such cases, you may reschedule to a future class date at no additional charge or receive a refund for any money on account relating to that registration.

Travel arrangements and costs are the sole responsibility of the student. Certified Staffing Solutions suggests obtaining refundable reservations. Certified Staffing Solutions classes are confirmed approximately 14 days before the start of the class. We cannot guarantee class commitments before that window of time. Certified Staffing Solutions will not be responsible for any cancellation costs incurred, including but not limited to, airline/mass transit tickets, hotel reservations and so on.


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Wed, Nov 20 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
Thu, Nov 21 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
Fri, Nov 22 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor 4 $2,280
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Tue, Feb 04 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
Wed, Feb 05 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
Thu, Feb 06 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor 4 $2,280
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Wed, Mar 25 10:00am - 5:00pm Remote Instructor
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