This UNIX and Linux Essentials course is designed for users and administrators who are new to the Oracle Linux and Oracle Solaris operating systems. It will help you develop the basic UNIX skills needed to interact comfortably and confidently with the operating system.
Manage files and directories from the command line and learn to use the vim editing tool.
Perform remote connections and file transfers.
Customize the user environment and use advanced shell features in shell scripts.
Archive and compress files and directories.
Understand and manage process control.
View and modify file and directory permissions.
Benefits to You
Learn to work effectively with UNIX and Oracle Linux environments and master the fundamental administrative tasks for these operating systems. These are the first steps to ensuring fast, reliable, secure and easy to manage performance. Optimize database workloads, lower IT costs and deliver a higher quality of service by enabling consolidation onto Oracle Cloud or private clouds.
Use advanced shell features in shell scripts
Archive files and perform remote file transfer
Use commands within the default shell
View and modify file and directory permissions
Describe the UNIX and Linux operating system
Work with files and directories
Use the vim editor to create and modify files
Knowledge of basic networking concepts
Introduction to UNIX and Linux Environments
Overview of the UNIX and Linux Operating Systems
Executing Commands from the Command Line
Working with Files and Directories
Determining Where You Are in the Directory Structure
Viewing File Content
Copying Files and Directories
Creating and Removing Files and Directories
Searching Files and Directories
Using the vim Editor
Introducing the vim editor
Modifying Files with the vim editor
Using Features within the Bash Shell
Using Shell Expansion
Using Variables in the Bash Shell
Displaying the Command History
Working with User Initialization Files
Using Basic File Permissions
Viewing File and Directory Permissions
Changing Ownership and Permissions
Modifying Default Permissions
Performing Basic Process Control
System Processes Overview
Using Advanced Shell Features in Shell Scripts
Using Advanced Shell Features
Creating and Editing Shell Scripts
Archiving, Compressing and Performing Remote file Transfer
Archiving and Retrieving Files and Directories
Compressing, Viewing, and Uncompressing Files and Directories
Establishing Remote Connections and Performing File Transfers
Oracle Cloud Computing
Introducing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure as a Service
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Concepts
Describing Oracle IaaS Deployment Solutions and Services
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Does the course schedule include a Lunchbreak?
Lunch is normally an hour long and begins at noon. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice are available all day in the kitchen. Fruit, muffins and bagels are served each morning. There are numerous restaurants near each of our centers, and some popular ones are indicated on the Area Map in the Student Welcome Handbooks - these can be picked up in the lobby or requested from one of our ExitCertified staff.
How can someone reach me during class?
If someone should need to contact you while you are in class, please have them call the center telephone number and leave a message with the receptionist.
What languages are used to deliver training?
Most courses are conducted in English, unless otherwise specified. Some courses will have the word "FRENCH" marked in red beside the scheduled date(s) indicating the language of instruction.
What does GTR stand for?
GTR stands for Guaranteed to Run; if you see a course with this status, it means this event is confirmed to run. View our GTR page to see our full list of Guaranteed to Run courses.
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
Does ExitCertified deliver group training?
Yes, we provide training for groups, individuals, and private on sites. View our group training page for more information.
What does vendor-authorized training mean?
As a vendor-authorized training partner, we offer a curriculum that our partners have vetted. We use the same course materials and facilitate the same labs as our vendor-delivered training. These courses are considered the gold standard and, as such, are priced accordingly.
Is the training too basic, or will you go deep into technology?
It depends on your requirements, your role in your company, and your depth of knowledge. The good news about many of our learning paths, you can start from the fundamentals to highly specialized training.
How up-to-date are your courses and support materials?
We continuously work with our vendors to evaluate and refresh course material to reflect the latest training courses and best practices.
Are your instructors seasoned trainers who have deep knowledge of the training topic?
ExitCertified instructors have an average of 27 years of practical IT experience. They have also served as consultants for an average of 15 years. To stay up to date, instructors will at least spend 25 percent of their time learning new emerging technologies and courses.
Do you provide hands-on training and exercises in an actual lab environment?
Lab access is dependent on the vendor and the type of training you sign up for. However, many of our top vendors will provide lab access to students to test and practice. The course description will specify lab access.
Will you customize the training for our company’s specific needs and goals?
We will work with you to identify training needs and areas of growth. We offer a variety of training methods, such as private group training, on-site of your choice, and virtually. We provide courses and certifications that are aligned with your business goals.
How do I get started with certification?
Getting started on a certification pathway depends on your goals and the vendor you choose to get certified in. Many vendors offer entry-level IT certification to advanced IT certification that can boost your career. To get access to certification vouchers and discounts, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Will I get access to content after I complete a course?
You will get access to the PDF of course books and guides, but access to the recording and slides will depend on the vendor and type of training you receive.
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