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Training Unix Technical Overview – 1 day

Class overview :

This Unix training course is designed to give delegates an overview of the various versions of UNIX available. It is technically orientated to enable staff at all levels to have an appreciation of what UNIX is, and the various features available with the different versions..

The delegates will practise:

  • What UNIX is
  • The History of UNIX from Version 7 and the Various Versions Available
  • OSF/2 POSIX SVR4 Standards
  • Features of the UNIX Operating System
  • UNIX Networking Features
  • What a Process is and how Processes are Controlled
  • Standard Utilities Available with UNIX
  • Applications Available
  • The System Administrator

Class goals :

This UNIX Technical Overview course will provide the delegate with a technical understanding of the UNIX Operating System, from its general structure to its Networking capabilities..

Content of Unix Technical Overview

What is UNIX?

  • The UNIX Kernel
  • What is the Shell?
  • Different Shells Available

History of UNIX

  • Version 7 to SVR4 (System 5 Release 4)

UNIX Standards

  • OSF/1 and OSF/2
  • POSIX Standards
  • SVR4 Standards

Features of UNIX

  • Built in Functions
  • Applications for Users and Programmers

UNIX Networking

  • UUCP
  • TCP/IP
  • NFS (Yellow Pages)
  • NIS and NIS+

Processes and Background Jobs

  • Controlling processes in UNIX
  • Background Jobs
  • CRON and AT

UNIX Applications

  • Editors
  • Programmers Tools
  • System Start-up and Control

UNIX System Administrator

  • The Function and Responsibilities of a System Administrator
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Training Transition to Solaris 11 (from Solaris 10) – 4 days

Class overview :

This course is intended for Solaris 10 Administrators who wish to quickly get up to speed with the new features of Solaris 11. It covers all the major new facilities, in a workshop environment, providing extensive hands-on practicals.

Class goals :

This course is intended for Solaris 10 Administrators who wish to quickly get up to speed with the new features of Solaris 11. It covers all the major new facilities, in a workshop environment, providing extensive hands-on practicals.

Content of Transition to Solaris 11 (from Solaris 10)

Introduction to the new Solaris 11 operating system changes and enhancements

Considerations for a transition from Solaris 10 to 11

Solaris 11 Installations

  • Preparations for installation
  • Overview of install methods
  • Installation using the interactive installer (SPARC and Intel)
  • Installation with AI media (automated installer) (SPARC and Intel)
  • Using AI media for troubleshooting, etc.
  • Automated network installs, and how to migrate Solaris 10 Jumpstart rules, sysidcfg and profiles
  • The distribution constructor

Software Management

  • Overview of the IPS( Image Package System)
  • Using basic pkg commands to list packages and packages information
  • Installing, verifying, fixing and removing packages
  • Package group management
  • Using the packagmanager GUI
  • IPS repository management, including the creation and use of local release and support repositories

Manage Boot Environments

  • Boot environments in Solaris 11 compared to Live Upgrade in Solaris 10
  • Managing BEs with beadm
  • BEs and IPS – how they interact

Changes in Zones

  • Overview of new zone features
  • Creating and managing zones
  • Creating a branded Solaris 10 zone, including p2v and v2v conversions
  • NFS server now supported in a non-global zone
  • Read-only zones

Network Features and Changes

  • Day-to-day network configuration and management changes/enhancements
  • The new ipadm and enhanced dladm command
  • The new network virtualisation features
  • Network Auto-Magic (NWAM)
  • Implement IPMP (Internet Protocol Multi-Pathing)
  • Use network resource controls and network bridges
  • ipadm and IPv6

Disk Storage Enhancements

  • Overview of the new and changed features
  • ZFS deduplication
  • ZFS snapshot changes
  • ZFS zpool split – the ability to split a mirror from a pool, then import it
  • ZFS shadow migration
  • Describe the COMSTAR (COmmon Multiprotocol Scsi TARget) framework
  • Implement iSCSI including target and initiator systems

System Security New Features and Changes

  • Overview of the new security features
  • Configure data encryption, and create an encrypted file system
  • System integrity using the Basic Audit Reporting Tool (BART), including report customisation
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Training Managing Solaris 10 for Experienced Solaris 8 and 9 Systems Administrators – 3 days

Class overview :

This course presents the essential differences between administrating Solaris 8 or Solaris 9 and the Solaris 10 Operating Systems. The course covers skills and tasks that are new or are changed in Solaris 10 from Solaris 8 and 9. The course also covers tasks in Solaris 10 that replace previous Solaris tasks.

Class goals :

By the end of the course the delegate should be able to administer services with the Service Management Facility, describe features of Multiterabyte UFS, manage patches with the Sun Update Connection Services, configure various security features, create RAID volumes with the Solaris Volume Manager, create and manage ZFS file systems, control Log file rotation, manage Flash Archives for installation, install updates with the Live Upgrade feature and describe other differences between Solaris 10 and older Solaris versions.

The delegate will practice:

  • Administer services with the Service Management Facility
  • Control Log file rotation
  • Create RAID volumes with the Solaris Volume Manager
  • Create and manage ZFS file systems
  • Manage Flash Archives for installation
  • Install updates with the Live Upgrade feature
  • Configure various security features

Content of Managing Solaris 10 for Experienced Solaris 8 and 9 Systems Administrators

Course Introduction

  • Administration and Course Materials
  • Course Structure and Agenda
  • Delegate and Trainer Introductions

Service Management Facility (SMF)

  • Identify features of the Service Management Facility (SMF)
  • Manage services with various SMF commands

Disk and File Management

  • Identify changes to the format command
  • Implement EFI disk labels
  • Identify changes to the behaviour of the devfsadm command
  • Identify new pseudo file systems
  • Describe features of the Multiterabyte UFS
  • Describe changes related to logging in UFS
  • Display file activity with fsstat
  • Describe the effect of the /etc/inet/ipnodes file on the loghost variable for syslog
  • Log file rotation

Solaris Volume Manager (SVM)

  • Describe Solaris Volume Manager Software RAID concepts
  • Build a RAID-0 (concatenated) volume
  • Build a RAID-1 (mirror) volume for a file system including root
  • Backup a mirrored volume
  • Build a RAID-5 volume
  • Manage Hot Spares

ZFS

  • Basic Description
  • Requirements
  • Main Features
  • The ZFS Tools
  • Managing ZFS Pools with zpool
  • Managing ZFS File Systems with zfs
  • Installing a ZFS root File System

Software Management

  • State the installation requirements for the Solaris 10 OS
  • Describe additional software groups introduced in the Solaris 10 OS
  • Describe differences in Jumpstart Server configuration
  • Describe WAN boot installation
  • Describe how signed packages and patches are implemented
  • Describe related options with pkgadd and patchadd

Sun Connection Services and Patch Management

  • Implement patch management using the Sun Update Connection Services
  • Manage patches with the Sun Update Manager application and the smpatch command

Managing Flash Archives

  • Describe the Flash installation feature
  • Create a Flash archive
  • Use a Flash archive for installation

Using Live Upagrade

  • Create an alternate boot environment cloned from a running system
  • Create a differential flash archive in a Live Upgrade boot environment
  • Create an empty alternative boot environment for updating with a Flash Archive
  • Extend a base boot environment with a differential flash archive

User Management and Security

  • Manage users and groups with the Solaris Management Console (SMC)
  • Manage users and groups with SMC commands
  • Manage password generation
  • Manage user logins for failed attempts

Networking Services

  • Describe differences in managing the DNS (server and client) and LDAP (client) Naming Services
  • Describe the differences in the Network File System (NFS)
  • Describe the enhancements to Network File System version 4
  • Describe changes to managing AutoFS

Miscellaneous Features

  • Identify changes in printing services
  • Desktop Printer Management Tool
  • Describe the differences in the coreadm command from Solaris 10
  • Describe MPSS (Multiple Page Size Support)
  • System Administration with Solaris Management Console (SMC)
  • System Administration with Webmin

Zone (optional topic, depending on time)

  • Basic Description
  • Main Features and Benefits
  • Zone Configuration Settings and Characteristics
  • Creating Zones (zonecfg, zoneadm, zlogin)
  • Accessing Zones
  • Managing the Zone State
  • Zone Migration
  • Zone System Processes

GRUB (optional topic, depending on time)

  • Booting from an INTEL System with GRUB
  • Booting Procedures with GRUB
  • GRUB Files
  • Modifying the Boot Behaviour
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Training Solaris – Network administration – 5 days

Class overview :

It covers many networking topics, including the TCP/IP model; network topologies, media, interfaces and utilities; ARP and RARP; configuring IP; IPMP (Multipathing); network aggregations, routing; IPV6 (IP version 6); DNS (Domain Name System); DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol); NTP (Network Time Protocol) and IP Filter Firewall.

Class goals :

Takes trainees who have completed the Solaris 10 System Administration (Part 1) and Solaris 10 System Administration (Part 2) courses and adds additional network administration knowledge to their portfolio, up to a level required for the CX-310-302 Solaris Network Administrator exam.

Content of Solaris Network Administration

Basic Network Configuration

  • Static configuration using files
  • Dynamic configuration using DHCP
  • The IPv4 address scheme, including classful and classless addresses
  • The private address space
  • Populating the /etc/inet/hosts file; using host aliases
  • Creating logical interfaces
  • Basic subnetting
  • Network daemons and the Service management facility
  • Using TCP Wrappers to restrict access to services, with rule examples.

The TCP/IP Model

  • The fundamentals of the TCP/IP network model
  • Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) model layers
  • peer-to-peer communication and related protocols
  • understand TCP/IP protocols

LAN Components and structures

  • Identify the different types of network topology
  • Describe network media and devices

Ethernet Interfaces

  • Ethernet concepts
  • Ethernet frames
  • Using network utilities
  • Using Open Source network utilities

ARP and RARP

  • Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) functions and implementation
  • Reverse ARP (RARP)

IP Configuration in Solaris

  • The Internet layer protocols
  • IP datagrams
  • Address types
  • Subnetting and variable length subnet masks (VLSMs)
  • Setting up wireless networking
  • iSCSI targets and administration

IPMP – IP Network Multipathing, and Link Aggregations

  • Configure and manage IP multipathing
  • configure and manage Link Aggregations using dladm

Configuring Routing

  • Routing fundamentals
  • The routing table, and table population
  • Routing protocols
  • Static and dynamic route configuration
  • Classless inter-domain routing (CIDR)
  • Configure routing for system startup
  • Troubleshoot routing

IPv6

  • IPv6 overview
  • IPv6 addressing and address types (Unicast, multicast, etc)
  • Neighbour Discovery Protocol
  • Enabling and managing IPV6 in Solaris
  • Logical interfaces
  • IPv6 aware utilities
  • IPv6 Routing
  • IPv6 Tokens and temporary addresses
  • IPv6 and Name Services
  • 6to4 routing
  • IPV6 multipathing

The Transport Layer

  • Transport layer basics
  • User Datagram Protocol (UDP)
  • Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
  • TCP Flow Control

DNS Server Configuration

  • Name Services and DNS Overview
  • The Name Service Switch /etc/nsswitch.conf
  • The named daemon and the /etc/named.conf file
  • DNS resource record types and formats
  • Domains and Zones of authority
  • DNS Master server configuration
  • Creating and maintaining the data store
  • DNS client configuration and testing
  • Adding access to higher-kevel domains (internet)
  • Adding Reverse Mapping data files
  • Slave server configuration
  • Dynamic DNS (with DHCP updates)
  • Cache-only and Forwarding servers
  • DNS server security
  • Using the rndc command
  • DNS and IPv6
  • DNS SMF properties

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol – DHCP

  • DHCP Overview
  • Setting up a DHCP server with dhcpconfig or dhcpmgr
  • Adding network tables, table entries and information macros
  • Managing the DHCP addresses; assigning permanent addresses
  • Creating custom symbols and macros
  • Setting up a DHCP relay agent
  • The dhcpagent process and dhcpinfo command
  • Configure and manage DHCP clients
  • ifconfig DHCP options
  • Client hostname issues
  • The eventhook script

Network Time Protocol – NTP

  • Overview of time control in Solaris
  • Network Time Protocol overview, time sources, and stratum servers
  • Configuring an NTP server
  • Configuring an NTP client
  • Obtaining information (ntpq and xntpdc)

Solaris IP Filter Firewall

  • IPfilter Overview
  • Filter Rules with examples
  • Configuration file preparation
  • Using the ippools feature
  • Using ipfstat to examine active rules, and statistics
  • Logging filter activities, and monitoring them with ipmon
  • Enabling and disabling the IPfilter service

Network Information Service (NIS) – These notes are included for reference purposes only

  • Introduction.
  • Creating a fully-functioning NIS service.
  • Using the ypinit command to create Master and Slave servers.
  • Updating the NIS information from the command line.
  • Using SMC with NIS to manage users, groups and hosts.
  • Adding NIS clients.
  • NIS file policies.
  • Creating and using netgroups with /etc/netgroup.
  • Adding your own data to NIS.
  • Modifying the NIS Makefile.
  • Disabling NIS.

LDAP Name Services – These notes are included for reference purposes only

  • Introduction to LDAP
  • Data examples
  • DIT and data structure
  • Schemas
  • Servers and clients
  • Planning and Preparation
  • Sun Java Directory Server
  • Directory Server Components
  • Directory Server Download
  • Distribution unpacking
  • Running idsktune
  • Directory Server basic setup, testing, getting status information, adding test data
  • Using idsconfig to populate the server with standard name-service data
  • Create a server instance
  • Backing up a server instance
  • Directory Server Proxy
  • Adding a client machine
  • Running ldapclient
  • Listing LDAP data from the client
  • LDAP client files
  • LDAP utilities – ldapaddent, ldaplist, ldapadd, ldapmodify
  • Directory Service Control Center
  • Enabling Services under the SMF
  • SMF XML Manifest file ds6.xml
  • Server Backup and Restore
  • Server Replication – Reference only
  • Server Replication Tasks
  • Microsoft Active Directory (ADS) integration pointers
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Training Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 2 – 5 days

Class overview :

This Solaris System Administration training course will provide delegates with practical experience of configuring various aspects of a Sun Microsystem Solaris system up to and including Solaris version 10. This course extends the skills a delegate will have gained from attending the Solaris System Administration – Part 1 course.

Class goals :

Administering Solaris systems involves many specialised tasks including; monitoring system events with syslog, performing network installations, dealing with various aspects of the network environment and assigning system roles to users. Delegates taking this class will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to perform these tasks.

The delegates will practise:

  • Configuring and Managing DNS
  • Configuring and Managing NIS
  • Control of remote File Systems with NFS and Auto mount
  • Managing Disk Space in the Solaris Volume Management environment using the Solaris Management Console and standard commands
  • Managing swap space
  • Setting up the JumpStart facility to automate installation
  • Installing a system with a Flash Archive
  • Live Upgrade
  • Managing the System and Program Dump file environment
  • Managing system event logging with syslog
  • Allocating system tasks to users using Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Configuring and accessing Zones

Content of Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 2

Course Introduction

  • Administration and Course Materials
  • Course Structure and Agenda
  • Delegate and Trainer Introductions

Naming Services

  • DNS Overview
  • DNS Server and Client Setup
  • NIS
  • NIS Servers and Clients
  • Setting up NIS Servers and Clients
  • NIS+ Overview
  • LDAP Overview and Setting up an LDAP Client
  • The Name Service Switch Configuration Files
  • Template nsswitch Files
  • Displaying Information From the Name Server
  • Name Service Cache Daemon
  • Reference for Naming Services
  • Exercise: Setting up an NIS server and client

NFS/Cache FS

  • Network File System (NFS)
  • NFS Terminology
  • NFS Server
  • NFS Client
  • NFS Server Configuration
  • /etc/dfs/dfstab File
  • NFS Server Configuration – SMC
  • Other NFS Commands
  • NFS Client Configuration
  • The mount Command
  • Mounting a Local Resource
  • Mounting a Remote Resource
  • Responding to server failure – mount options
  • Multiple Hosts
  • Unmounting a Resource
  • NFS Client Configuration – SMC
  • Troubleshooting NFS
  • Cache File System (Cachefs)
  • Cachefs Terminology
  • Creating a Cache File System
  • Cachefs Statistics and Consistency
  • Cachefs Logging
  • Removing Cache File System
  • NFS Logging – user access
  • Exercise: Setting up an NFS server and client

Automount

  • Automount Utility
  • Automount Maps
  • Registering Changes for Automount
  • automount -v
  • Exercise: Setting up an automount client

Solaris Volume Manager (SVM)

  • Disk Management and File System Review
  • RAID Technology and Volumes
  • RAID Modes
  • SVM Tools
  • Volume Management Operations
  • State Database Replicas
  • Creating State Database Replicas
  • Creating a Disk Concatenation
  • SVM Commands and Files
  • Creating State Database Replicas – the metadb command
  • metadevices
  • metstat command
  • Creating a Concatenation of two disk slices
  • Creating and Managing Mirrors
  • Creating File Systems on Volumes
  • Deleting a Metadevice
  • Dynamically Growing Existing File Systems
  • Mirroring Volumes and backup of Mirrors
  • Exercises:
    • Creating a database and concatenation volume
    • Growing a file system

Managing Swap Space

  • Swap Space
  • Configuring Swap Space
  • Adding a Swap File on an Existing File System
  • Disabling Swap Space
  • Exercise: Setting up an extra swap area

Jumpstart

  • Interactive Installation Review
  • Automatic Installation
  • Principles of JumpStart
  • Server Setup for JumpStart
  • Configuring NIS to Support JumpStart
  • Locale
  • Ethernet Address
  • IP Address and Hostname
  • TimeZone
  • Netmasks
  • Bootparams
  • Timehost Alias
  • Configuring Non NIS Server for JumpStart
  • Configuration Directory
  • Rules File
  • Class File
  • Check Utility
  • Install/Boot Server Installation
  • setup_install_server Utility
  • add_install_client Utility
  • Setting up DHCP for Intel clients
  • Overview of WAN Boot Installation
  • Installing a new Client
  • Jumpstart troubleshooting
  • Exercise: Setting up a jumpstart server and client

Managing Flash Archives

  • Flash Archive Definition
  • Creating a Flash Archive
  • Restoring a Flash Archive
  • Specifying the Location of the Flash Archive to be Restored
  • Jumpstart Installation Considerations
  • Displaying Flash Archive Information

Live Upgrade Overview

  • Live Upgrade description
  • Basic procedures
  • lucreate and luupdate commands
  • Live Upgrade Example

Dump File Configuration

  • Dump File Definition
  • System Crash Dumps
  • Displaying the System Crash Dump Configuration
  • Modifying the System Crash Dump Configuration
  • Core Dumps
  • Displaying the Core Dump Configuration
  • Modifying the Core Dump Configuration
  • Exercises:
    • Displaying the system crash dump configuration
    • Displaying and setting the core dump configuration

Syslog

  • syslog Configuration
  • The /etc/syslog.conf Configuration File
  • Facility
  • Security Level
  • Action
  • The M4 Utility
  • Editing the syslog.conf File
  • Logging Telnet, FTP and other Networking Daemon
  • The SMC Log Viewer
  • Testing syslogd Logging

Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

  • Traditional Unix Security vs RBAC
  • The RBAC Security Model
  • Main Attributes and Associated Files
  • Linking Attributes and their Files together
  • Attribute File Formats
  • Configuring RBAC Examples
  • Using SMC in the RBAC Environment
  • Exercise: Defining & testing a file system’s management role

Zones

  • Basic Description
  • Main Features and Benefits
  • Zone Configuration Settings and Characteristics
  • Creating Zones
  • User Access to Zones
  • Managing the Zone State
  • Zone System Processes
  • Exercise: Configuring and enabling a Zone
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Training Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 1 – 5 days

Class overview :

This five-day course is designed to cover the essential administration tasks confronting today’s Sun systems administrators. It covers all basic workstation administration functions, with full hands-on experience at all stages.

Class goals :

Administering Solaris systems involves many standard tasks including; starting and shutting down a system, managing printers and performing regular backups. Delegates taking this course will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to perform these tasks.

The delegates will practise:

  • Using the Solaris Desktops
  • Local System Administration with Solaris Management Console (SMC)
  • Configuring the Openboot Firmware
  • Managing Boot Procedures with GRUB
  • Startup and Shutdown Procedures
  • Managing Services with the Service Management Facility (SMF)
  • Installing the Solaris Operating system
  • Software Package Administration
  • Maintenance Of Patches
  • Disk Management and Partitioning
  • File System Management
  • ZFS
  • File Security and ACLs
  • User and Group Management
  • Accessing Remote Systems
  • Backup And Recovery
  • Managing the Print Environment
  • Managing Processes

Content of Solaris 10 Systems Administration Part 1

Course Introduction

  • Administration and Course Materials
  • Course Structure and Agenda
  • Delegate and Trainer Introductions

Accessing the Solaris Operating System

  • Solaris Desktops
  • Solaris Desktop Administration Tools
  • Main Features and Usage of SMC

Boot Procedures

  • Openboot interface
  • Openboot parameters
  • Device names and aliases
  • Openboot diagnostics
  • Boot Options
  • Boot Device Sequence with BIOS
  • Booting with GRUB
  • Exercise: Setting Openboot parameters and Boot options

Startup and Shutdown Procedures

  • Boot Phases
  • init
  • System run levels
  • inittab file
  • Run control scripts
  • Adding a run control script
  • Disabling a run control script
  • System shutdown
  • The shutdown command
  • The init command
  • The halt/poweroff commands
  • The reboot command
  • The stop-a command
  • Exercise: Creating a run control script

Service Management Facility

  • Basic Features
  • The SMF Environment
  • SMF and Booting
  • SMF Environmental Structures
  • Service States
  • Managing Services
  • Listing Services with svcs and inetadm
  • Managing the State of a Service with svcadm
  • Configuring a Service with svccfg
  • Managing the State of inetd Network Services with inetadm
  • Exercise: Listing and Managing the State of Services

Installing the Solaris Operating System

  • Installation requirements
  • System configuration for servers and clients
  • Partitions and multiple disks
  • Software terminology
  • Packages, Clusters and Groups
  • Configuration cluster
  • Definition of Installation methods
    • Web Start
    • Interactive
    • Jumpstart
    • Flash
    • Live Upgrade
  • Interactive Installation Process
  • Installation from CD/DVD
  • Exercise: Installing a Solaris System (possibly, optional at the end of the course)

Software Package Information

  • Documentation Packages
  • Configuration clusters
  • Tools for managing software
  • Displaying current software package information
  • Checking the installation of a package
  • Adding software packages using a CDROM device
  • Removing software packages
  • Package logfiles
  • Exercise: Removing, adding and listing a Package

Maintenance of Patches

  • Maintenance of patches and patch clusters
  • Verification of currently installed patches
  • Installing a patch on the system
  • Removing a patch from the system
  • Patch logfiles
  • Exercise: Installing and listing a Patch

Connection Services

  • Sun Connection Services Overview
  • The smpatch command
  • The Update Manager

Disk Management

  • Displaying disk information
  • Partitions/Slices
  • Naming conventions
  • Physical device names
  • Instance name
  • Logical device names
  • Block and character devices
  • Configuring new disk devices
  • Partitioning the disk with the format command and Solaris
  • Management Console
  • Making a new partition
  • Exercise: Configuring and listing a disk slice

File System Management

  • Disk based file systems
  • Main root sub-directories
  • Pseudo file systems
  • Components of a ufs file system
  • Boot block
  • Superblocks
  • Inodes
  • Data disk blocks
  • Ulimit parameter
  • File types
  • Symbolic and Hard links
  • Creating file systems
  • The newfs command
  • The mount command
  • The umount command
  • The vfstab file
  • The mnttab file
  • Filesystem checking
  • Determining if a file system needs checking
  • Running fsck manually
  • The lost+found directories
  • Automounting CDs and floppies (Volume Management)
  • Checking free disk space
  • The df command
  • The quot command
  • The du command
  • Freeing disk space
  • Freeing up disk space with compression utilities
  • Rotating files with logadm
  • Exercise: Managing file systems, newfs, mount etc.

ZFS

  • ZFS – A Basic Description
  • Requirements
  • Main Features
  • ZFS Tools
  • Managing ZFS Pools with zpool
  • Pool Storage Devices
  • Pool Configuration Features
  • Creating and Deleting (‘Destroying Pools’)
  • Managing File Systems with ZFS
  • Creating and Destroying a File System
  • Snapshots and Clones
  • ZFS Properties
  • Read-Only Native Properties
  • Settable Native Properties
  • ZFS GUI Interface
  • Exercise: Creating and managing a ZFS system

File Security and ACLS

  • ACLs (Access Control Lists)
  • The setfacl command
  • The getfacl command
  • The ACL mask
  • Exercise: Setting and Viewing ACLs

User Management

  • User accounts
  • Files used in creating a user – the passwd, group and shadow files
  • Adding a user
  • Changing user details
  • Deleting a user
  • User group maintenance
  • Password administration
  • Password command
  • Local Login control
  • Remote Login control
  • Login logs
  • User communication
  • The wall command
  • The message of the day
  • Controlling the amount of disk space accessible to users using quotas
  • Exercise: Creating and listing users and groups

Backup and Recovery

  • Backup overview
  • Backup policy
  • Backup and restore utilities overview
  • Tape device names
  • The mt utility – retentsion, rewind, space forward or backward and status
  • The ufsdump and ufsrestore utilities
  • ufs snapshots
  • Exercise: Backing up and restoring /export/home

Managing The Print Environment

  • The print service
  • Print service files
  • Hardware setup – ethernet, parallel & serial
  • Printer configuration with Solaris Print Manager
  • Printer configuration with lpadmin
  • Line printer commands – lpshut, lpsched, accept, reject, enable, disable, lpmove lpusers, lpstat, lp, cancel
  • Printing from copies of files
  • Stopping banner output
  • Exercise: Configuring and managing printer queues

Managing Processes

  • Introduction to Process Management
  • The ps command
  • The prstat command
  • The process manager application
  • The kill command
  • Using the cron processes
  • Cron files
  • Creating crontab entries
  • Amending existing crontab files
  • Crontab command options
  • The at command
  • Exercise:
    • Monitoring and managing processes
    • Setting up cron batch files
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Training Solaris 10 Systems

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  • Type of training: Inter-company, intra-company and individual
  • 100% flexible & personalised training : You choose the place, the dates and the training program
  • Offer request : Response within 24 hours
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Training PowerPoint 2010 Series: Completing the presentation – 1 day

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High quality training in Corfu Town

Class Overview :

This course provides learners with the necessary tools to set up and present a PowerPoint presentation.

Class Goals :

  • Create and print speaker notes
  • Print your presentation
  • Set up and run a slide show
  • Create a custom slide show
  • Package a presentation onto a CD
  • Search for help

Content Of PowerPoint 2003 Series: Completing The Presentation

  • Understanding notes
  • Using notes pages
  • Printing a presentation
  • Setting up a slide show
  • Controlling a slide show
  • Creating custom shows
  • Packaging a presentation on a CD
  • Using Office Assistant

Onze Voordelen :

  • Type of training: Inter-company, intra-company and individual
  • 100% flexible & personalised training : You choose the place, the dates and the training program
  • Offer request : Response within 24 hours
  • 50% discount for SME’s from Brussels-Capital Region
  • Free parking, lunch & drinks
  • Free use of our Digital Competence Centre: Manuals, courses, exercises, …