Red Hat Certified System Administrator Rapid Track course

Duration: 5 Days (40 Hours)

Red Hat Certified System Administrator Rapid Track course Course Overview:

Learn essential Red Hat Enterprise Linux configuration, administration, and maintenance in a condensed format designed for experienced Linux system administrators

The RHCSA Rapid Track course (RH199) focuses on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux® 9 and is specifically designed for individuals with substantial experience in Linux administration. This course combines the extensive content of Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) and Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) and covers the essential tasks in an accelerated manner.

Participants in this course will review and learn the key concepts and skills of Linux system administration at an accelerated pace. The course assumes prior knowledge and experience in Linux administration, allowing participants to cover the material more quickly.

By completing the RHCSA Rapid Track course, participants will refresh their understanding of Linux administration and acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for Red Hat Certified System Administrator (RHCSA) certification using Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.

This course is based on Red Hat® Enterprise Linux 9.0.

Audience for this course

This course is geared toward Windows system administrators, network administrators, and other system administrators who are interested in supplementing current skills or backstopping other team members, in addition to Linux system administrators who are responsible for these tasks:

  • Configuring, installing, upgrading, and maintaining Linux systems using established standards and procedures
  • Providing operational support
  • Managing systems for monitoring system performance and availability
  • Writing and deploying scripts for task automation and system administration

Course content summary

  • Package management with new repository structure and appstream modules
  • Create storage devices, volumes, and file systems, including Stratis storage management
  • Configure network services and security
  • Manage processes, scheduling, and tuning
  • Manage users, groups, and authentication
  • Perform server management with the Cockpit web management utility
  • Troubleshoot and obtain support
  • Run containers

Access systems and get help

Log in to local and remote Linux systems, and investigate problem resolution methods provided through Red Hat Insights and support.

Copy, move, create, delete, and organize files while working from the bash shell.

Create, manage, and delete local users and groups and administer local password policies.

Set Linux file system permissions on files and to interpret the security effects of different permission settings.

Protect and manage the security of a server by using SELinux.

Evaluate and control processes, set tuning parameters, and adjust process scheduling priorities on a Red Hat Enterprise Linux system.

Download, install, update, and manage software packages from Red Hat and DNF package repositories.

Create and manage storage devices, partitions, file systems, and swap spaces from the command line.

Control and monitor network services, system daemons, and the boot process using systemd.

Configure network interfaces and settings on Red Hat Enterprise Linux servers.

Locate and accurately interpret logs of system events for troubleshooting purposes.

Create and manage logical volumes containing file systems and swap spaces from the command line, and configure advanced storage features with Stratis and VDO.

Schedule tasks to automatically execute in the future.

Access network-attached storage, using the NFS protocol.

Control network connections to services using the system firewall and SELinux rules.

Obtain, run, and manage simple, lightweight services as containers on a single Red Hat Enterprise Linux server.

  • You will be expected to already understand fundamental Linux computing concepts and be ready to practice the Red Hat Enterprise Linux methods for performing system administration tasks. Significant field experience working with Linux as a system administrator is recommended.
  • If you do not have experience with fundamental Linux computer concepts, we advise you to start with the Red Hat System Administration I (RH124) course instead.

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