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Red Hat System Administration II (RH134)


Red Hat System Administration II (RH134) is designed as the second part of the Red Hat® Certified System Administrator (RHCSA®) training track for IT professionals who have taken Red Hat System Administration I (RH124). The course goes deeper into core Linux® system administration skills, including storage configuration, security feature management, task control, and installation and deployment of Red Hat® Enterprise Linux.


You should be able to demonstrate these skills:

– Install Red Hat Enterprise Linux using Kickstart
– Manage file systems and logical volumes
– Manage scheduled jobs
– Access network file systems
– Manage SELinux
– Control firewalls
– Perform troubleshooting tasks

Course Outline:

1 – Automate installation with Kickstart

  • Automate the installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux systems with Kickstart.

2 – Use regular expressions with grep

  • Write regular expressions that, when partnered with grep, will allow you to quickly isolate or locate content within text files.

3 – Create and Edit text files with vim

  • Introduce the vim text editor, with which you can open, edit, and save text files.

4 – Schedule future Linux tasks

  • Schedule tasks to automatically execute in the future.

5 – Manage priority of Linux processes

  • Influence the relative priorities at which Linux processes run.

6 – Control access to files with access control lists (ACL)

  • Manage file security using POSIX access control lists.

7 – Manage SELinux security

  • Manage the Security Enhanced Linux (SELinux) behavior of a system to keep it secure in case of a network service compromise.

8 – Connect to network-defined users and groups

  • Configure systems to use central identity management services.

9 – Add disks, partitions, and file systems to a Linux system

  • Manage simple partitions and file systems.

10 – Manage logical volume management (LVM) storage

  • Manage logical volumes from the command line.

11 – Access networked attached storage with network file system (NFS)

  • Access (secure) NFS shares.

12 – Access networked storage with SMB

  • Use autofs and the command line to mount and unmount SMB file systems.

13 – Control and troubleshoot the Red Hat Enterprise Linux boot process

14 – Limit network communication with firewall

  • Configure a basic firewall.

15 – Comprehensive review

  • Practice and demonstrate knowledge and skills learned in this course.

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