Ideal Candidates for CompTIA Linux+ Class
This course can benefit you in two ways. If your job duties include Linux troubleshooting, installation, or maintenance, or if you are preparing for any type of Linux-related career, it provides the background knowledge and skills you will require to be successful. In addition, it assists you if you are preparing to take the CompTIA® Linux+™ Powered by LPI exams (Exam Codes: LX0-103 and LX0-104), in order to become a CompTIA® Linux+™ Certified Professional.
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI Prerequisites
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI is designed for students who have minimum of one year of experience in the Linux computer industry, those that have extensive experience with at least one other operating system.
What You'll Get in CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI
Expert Level Instruction
Official CompTIA Linux + Curriculum
CompTIA Linux+ All-In-One
Award Winning Ultimate Knowledge Student Workbook
Daily Homework Assignments to Reinforce Classroom Lecture
Daily Quizzes to Ensure Knowledge Retention
Handy Reference Charts and Tables
Course Related Readings (Reinforcement)
Daily Exercises to Reinforce Memory Recall - Cognitive Core
What You'll Learn in CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI
Investigate information about Linux that can help you prepare for supporting Linux users and machines.
Work with user and group accounts.
Work with the Linux filesystem.
Manipulate various types of Linux files.
Change ownership and permissions for Linux files and directories.
Work with Linux printing services.
Work with Linux packages.
Work with many of the configuration files and commands that make up the Linux environment.
Work with jobs and processes.
Compare the services critical to running the Linux operating system to those services that can be run to enhance or expand system performance.
Configure Linux services related to Internet use.
Configure Linux services for providing users with network connectivity.
Investigate basic security issues in Linux.
Work with the hardware commonly associated with Linux machines.
Install the Linux operating system.
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI Certification
This course is intended for entry-level computer support professionals with basic knowledge of computer hardware, software, and operating systems, who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of Linux concepts and skills to prepare for a career in Linux support or administration, or to prepare for the CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI certification, 2009 objectives (exam numbers LX0-101 & LX0-102).
CompTIA Linux+ Outline
Lesson 1: Performing Basic Linux Tasks
Topic A: Identify the History and Development of Linux
Topic B: Enter Shell Commands
Topic C: Get Help Using Linux
Topic D: Start and Stop Linux
Lesson 2: Managing User and Group Accounts
Topic A: Create User and Group Accounts
Topic B: Configure User Profiles
Topic C: Administer User and Group Accounts
Lesson 3: Managing Partitions and the Linux Filesystem
Topic A: Create Partitions
Topic B: Navigate Through the Linux Filesystem
Topic C: Manage the Filesystem
Topic D: Maintain the Filesystem
Lesson 4: Managing Files in Linux
Topic A: Create and Edit Text Files
Topic B: Locate Files
Topic C: Search Text Using Regular Expressions
Topic D: Apply Filters to Text Streams
Topic E: Link Files
Topic F: Back Up and Restore Files
Topic G: Manage Databases Using MariaDB
Lesson 5: Managing Linux Permissions and Ownership
Topic A: Modify File and Directory Permissions
Topic B: Modify Default Permissions
Topic C: Modify File and Directory Ownership
Topic D: Set Special Permissions and Attributes
Lesson 6: Printing Files
Topic A: Configure a Local Printer
Topic B: Print Files
Topic C: Configure Remote Printing
Lesson 7: Managing Packages
Topic A: Manage Packages Using RPM
Topic B: Verify Packages
Topic C: Upgrade Packages
Topic D: Configure Repositories
Topic E: Manage Packages Using YUM
Topic F: Advanced Package and Application Management
Lesson 8: Managing Kernel Services
Topic A: Explore the Linux Kernel
Topic B: Customize Kernel Modules
Topic C: Create an initrd Image
Topic D: Manage Device Drivers and Hardware Devices
Topic E: Monitor Processes and Resources
Lesson 9: Working with the Bash Shell and Shell Scripts
Topic A: Perform Basic Bash Shell Operations
Topic B: Write a Bash Shell Script
Topic C: Customize the Bash Shell
Topic D: Redirect Standard Input and Output
Topic E: Use Control Statements in Shell Scripts
Lesson 10: Managing Jobs and Processes
Topic A: Manage Jobs and Background Processes
Topic B: Manage Processes Using the Process Table
Topic C: Delay and Detach Jobs
Topic D: Schedule Jobs
Topic E: Maintain the System Time
Lesson 11: Managing System Services
Topic A: Configure System Services
Topic B: Monitor System Logs
Topic C: Configure Security-Enhanced Linux (SELinux)
Lesson 12: Configuring Network Services
Topic A: Connect to a Network
Topic B: Configure Routes
Topic C: Configure Client Network Services
Topic D: Manage Remote Network Systems
Lesson 13: Configuring Basic Internet Services
Topic A: Configure Email Services
Topic B: Control Internet Services
Lesson 14: Securing Linux
Topic A: Implement Basic System Security
Topic B: Secure User Accounts
Lesson 15: Managing Hardware
Topic A: Identify Common Hardware Components and Resources
Topic B: Configure Removable Hardware
Topic C: Configure Disk Quotas
Lesson 16: Troubleshooting Linux Systems
Topic A: Troubleshoot System-Based Issues
Topic B: Troubleshoot Hardware Issues
Topic C: Troubleshoot Network Connection and Security Issues
Lesson 17: Installing Linux
Topic A: Prepare for Installation
Topic B: The Linux Boot Process
Topic C: Configure GRUB
Topic D: Install the Operating System
Lesson 18: Configuring the GUI
Topic A: Implement X
Topic B: Customize the Display Manager
Topic C: Enable Accessibility Settings in Linux