Oracle Solaris 11: System Administration Training

Duration: 5 days


This Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration course is designed for Enterprise System Administrators. If you’re new to the Oracle Solaris 11 Operating System, this course will help you develop the skills to perform your job tasks successfully.

Oracle Solaris 11: System Administration Training

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After completing this course, attendees will be able to:

  • Perform basic installation and software package updates.
  • Update the Oracle Solaris 11 OS Using IPS.
  • Perform basic services, process and access control management.
  • Administer SMF Services.
  • Perform basic data storage, zones, network and user administration.
  • Manage ZFS file systems.
  • Use ZFS snapshots and clones

Installing Oracle Solaris 11 Using an Interactive Installer

  • Preparing for the Installation
  • Performing the Installation
  • Verifying the Installation

Updating the Oracle Solaris 11 OS Using IPS

  • Retrieving Packages from the IPS Repository
  • Installing a Package
  • Verifying a Package Installation
  • Uninstalling a Package
  • Searching for a Package

Managing Software Packages

  • Managing Software Packages Using the Command Line
  • Manage Software Packages Using Package Manager

Administering SMF Services

  • Monitoring Services
  • Enabling a Service
  • Disabling a Service
  • Restarting a Service

Booting and Shutting Down a System

  • Booting a System
  • Shutting Down a System

Managing ZFS Storage Pools

  • Creating a ZFS Storage Pool
  • Managing ZFS Storage Pool Properties
  • Querying ZFS Storage Pool Status
  • Destroying a ZFS Storage Pool

Managing ZFS File Systems

  • Creating and Destroying a ZFS File System
  • Managing ZFS File SystemProperties
  • Querying ZFS File System Information
  • Mounting and Unmounting ZFS File Systems

Using ZFS Snapshots and Clones

  • Creating a ZFS Snapshot
  • Destroying a ZFS Snapshot
  • Displaying a ZFS Snapshot
  • Creating a ZFS Clone
  • Destroying a ZFS Clone

Administering an Oracle Solaris Zone

  • Logging in to a Zone
  • Exiting a Zone
  • Shutting Down a Zone
  • Starting Up a Zone
  • Halting a Zone
  • Assessing a Zone Configuration
  • Monitoring a Zone

Administering a Physical Network

  • Determining Datalink Availability
  • Configuring a Network Interface
  • Administering a Network Interface
  • Verifying Network Operation

Setting Up and Maintaining User Accounts

  • Adding Users and Groups
  • Modifying User and Group Accounts
  • Deleting User and Group Accounts
  • Setting Password Aging

Configuring User Shells and User Disk Quotas

  • Configuring User Shells
  • Configuring User Disk Quotas

Controlling Access to Systems

  • Securing Logins and Passwords
  • Changing the Password Algorithm
  • Verifying System Access Control

Controlling Access to Files

  • Protecting Files with Basic Permissions
  • Protecting Against Programs with Security Risk
  • Verifying File Access Control

Configuring and Using Secure Shell

  • Configuring Secure Shell
  • Using Secure Shell

Managing System Processes

  • Listing System Processes
  • Controlling System Processes
  • Killing a Process

Scheduling System Tasks

  • Scheduling Repetitive System Tasks
  • Administering crontab Files

Monitoring System Logs and Crash and Core Dump Files

  • Introducing System Logs
  • Introducing Crash Dump Files
  • Introducing Core Dump Files

Performing Basic Troubleshooting

  • Troubleshooting a Script Execution Issue
  • Troubleshooting a Software Update Failure
  • Troubleshoot a Network Connectivity Issue
  • Troubleshooting a Directory Access Issue
  • Troubleshooting a Default Shell Issue

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