Course

Domain 1: Hardware & System Configuration

This course includes coverage of the first domain of the test objectives: Hardware & System Configuration. This course includes lessons that cover the basics of system and hardware configurations.

    Syllabus

  • Cloud and virtualization Video — 00:28:11
    • A discussion of cloud and virtualization technologies, as well as key configuration file formats.

  • Managing storage, part 1 Video — 00:20:29
    • An introduction to traditional partitioning, using block devices.

  • Kernel modules Video — 00:13:04
    • An introduction to kernel modules, including concepts, viewing available modules and managing module activity.

  • OS localization Video — 00:07:59
    • A coverage of Linux localization options.

  • Managing storage, part 2 Video — 00:21:33
    • An introduction to logical volumes and the device mapper.

  • Network connections Video — 00:30:28
    • An introduction to key concepts of Linux network connectivity. The video explains files that manage network connectivity, as well as commands and concepts for managing network interfaces.

  • Linux boot process Video — 00:15:54
    • An introduction to the boot process, grub and kernel selection at boot time.

Syllabus

Course description

The lessons in the course review managing the Linux boot process, choosing a kernel and kernel modules, configuring and troubleshooting network interfaces, working with storage devices and understanding cloud and virtualization technologies, as well as system localization options.

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